From the archives: Remembering Jackie Mason

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In this Jan. 27, 1987, file photo, Jackie Mason poses in his dressing with a globe as he stars in his own Broadway show in New York. Mason, a rabbi-turned-jokester whose feisty brand of standup comedy got laughs from nightclubs in the Catskills to West Coast talk shows and Broadway stages, has died. He was 93. Mason died Saturday, July 24, 2021, in Manhattan, the celebrity lawyer Raoul Felder told The Associated Press. (AP Photo/Carlos Rene Perez, File)

Jackie Mason, the comic known for a sharp wit and feisty social commentary, has died at age 93. Over the years, he made several visits to WGN Radio. Here are two of those segments.

With Roy Leonard, April 21, 1992:

With Dean Richards, April 4, 2004:

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