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Comics

Yes I Can

by Sammy Davis Jr.

How to Talk Dirty and Influence People

by Lenny Bruce
Before he became the Dreyfus of the nightclubs, the comedian Lenny Bruce often officiated as Lord High Chancellor of show business. In a typical sketch, “The Tribunal,” Bruce arraigns before an imaginary court the most famous entertainers in show business. He orders them to divulge the amount of their weekly …