Ultimately, thrift delivers not just freedom but salvation--which makes it a bargain even Jack Benny
Artifacts created and gestures enacted by figures such as Jack Benny
, Robert Benchley, the Ramones, Ken Kesey and the Merry Pranksters, David Letterman and Jeffrey Vallance are appropriately placed in this category.
I saw Jack Benny
borrow Ronald Coleman's Oscar statue so he could show it off in his house, when this robber comes up behind and says, "OK, buddy.
Sure, there have been three previous Jack Benny
biographies, as well as many magazine articles.
1974: American comedian Jack Benny
BORN PHIL Spector, US musician, 1940, above MAO Tse-tung, Chinese leader, 1893 STEVE Allen, talk show host, 1921 DIED GERALD Ford, US president, 2006 HARRY S Truman, US president, 1972, above JACK Benny
, US film/ TV actor, 1974
The Breauxs were choreographing for television--credits included "The Andy Williams Show" and the Judy Garland special "Judy and Her Guests, Phil Silvers and Robert Goulet"--when Dick Van Dyke, who had worked with them on "The Jack Benny
Show," recommended them to Walt Disney for "Mary Poppins.
She was president of the Millbury Jack Benny
Softball League for over twenty years.
Cryer, now 74, has been a regular fixture on TV and radio, as well as penning material for a host of comedy greats, ranging from legendary US comics Richard Pryor and Jack Benny
to any British household name you care to mention.
Among the items to go under the hammer this October in Los Angeles are a foot-high cowboy hat that Hope wore in the 1948 movie Paleface, an autographed photo of film and TV actress Lucille Ball with some teeth blackened out and a money clip from grumpy comedy star Jack Benny
Martin may or may not be tight-fisted but he has some way to go to match the legendary miserliness of the late American comedian Jack Benny
- it used to be said that when he held a party, you not only had to bring your own drinks, you had to bring the ice, too.
Astaire to Nureyev, Ali to Ricky Hatton, Best to Beckham, Bergman to Blanchett, Jack Benny
to Billy Connolly.