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Kosher Salt – City Journal


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Kosher Salt
City Journal
Dauber affectionately embraces them all, with particular attention to such influences as Lenny Bruce (Leonard Alfred Schneider), whose self-described approach was an amalgam of “the jargon of the hipster, the argot of the underworld, and Yiddish

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Update: One Week Later and I Still Can’t Stop Thinking About Marlon Brando and Richard Pryor Fucking – TheStranger.com


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Update: One Week Later and I Still Can't Stop Thinking About Marlon Brando and Richard Pryor Fucking
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For any times. But it's also an evasion, because the grammar of the jokes is no different from the way he might have previously talked about opening a can of coffee. It had only been a year or two since saying words like that would have gotten you

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The week ahead in LA theater, Feb. 11-18: ‘4Play: Sex in a Series,’ Patti LuPone and more – Los Angeles Times


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The week ahead in LA theater, Feb. 11-18: '4Play: Sex in a Series,' Patti LuPone and more
Los Angeles Times
Sun., next Sun., 2 p.m.; Fri.-Sat., 8 p.m.; ends March 11. $17.50, $34. (818) 761-8838. I Am Not a Comedian… I'm Lenny Bruce In this meticulously researched solo biography tracing the life and prosecution of the groundbreaking early 1960s comic