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Jackie Mason, comic who perfected amused outrage, dies at 93

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The rabbi-turned-comedian died Saturday at Mt. Sinai Hospital in Manhattan after being hospitalized for over two weeks
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Jackie Mason, comedian who rose from Catskills to TV and Broadway fame, dies at 93

Jackie Mason, comedian who rose from Catskills to TV and Broadway fame, dies at 93

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Jackie Mason, a rabbi-turned-comedian with a feisty brand of standup comedy, has died at 93.
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Jackie Mason, comic who perfected amused outrage, dies at 93

Jackie Mason, comic who perfected amused outrage, dies at 93

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NEW YORK - Jackie Mason, a rabbi-turned-comedian whose feisty brand of standup comedy led him to Catskills nightclubs, West Coast talk shows and Broadway stages, has died. He was 93.
Mason died Saturday at 6 p.m. ET at Mt. Sinai Hospital in Manhattan after being hospitalized for over two weeks, the celebrity lawyer Raoul Felder told The Associated Press.
The irascible Mason was known for his sharp wit and piercing social commentary, often about being Jewish, men and women and his own inadequacies. His typical style was amused outrage.
“Eighty percent of married men cheat in America. The...
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Jackie Mason, one of the last borscht belt comedians, dies at 93

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He embraced Jewish themes and political incorrectness, achieving a national profile through a series of successful one-man shows on Broadway.
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