“Your mother was a hamster and your father smelled of elderberries!”; oh, and, by the way, Don Rickles, “Mr. Warmth,” dies at 90

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Don Rickles, the big-mouthed, bald-headed “Mr. Warmth” whose verbal assaults endeared him to audiences and peers and made him the acknowledged grandmaster of insult comedy, died Thursday. He was 90. Rickles, who would have been 91 on May 8, suffered kidney failure and died Thursday morning at his home, said Paul […]