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Don Rickles passes away aged 90

Mr Potato Head himself Don Rickles, died Thursday from kidney failure at his Los Angeles home, according to his publicist, Paul Shefrin.

Known as the world’s greatest insult comic, Rickles enjoyed a career that spanned decades and found him performing in everything from nightclubs to Martin Scorsese’s Casino through to the Toy Story movies.
Through his years he also made appearances in a host of variety shows including hosting his own; other big appearances included M Squad, The Twilight Zone, Wagon Train, X: The Man with the X-Ray Eyes, Muscle Beach Party, The Addams Family, Burke’s Law, The Munsters, The Beverly Hillbillies, Gomer Pyle: USMC, The Wild Wild West, Gilligan’s Island, I Dream of Jeannie, Get Smart, Kelly’s Heroes, CPO Sharkey, Tales from the Crypt, Hunter, The Unit, and Hot in Cleveland.
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