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Jay Leno wins top comedy award

Former "Tonight Show" host Jay Leno was awarded the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor. Also, the musical "Side Show," based on the lives of conjoined twins, is opening soon on Broadway. Suzanne Marques reports on some of the day's top CBS News, 2 hours ago
Jay Leno at humour awards Trade Arabia, 2 hours ago
Jay Leno honored with Mark Twain Prize USA Today, 6 hours ago

For a minute, the red carpet for Leno's Mark Twain Prize was ... serious?

For a moment there, it seemed as if the red-carpet procession was going to be a serious affair — not quite what youd expect at a gathering of some of comedy's heaviest hitters for an evening of mirth at the ceremony for the Mark Twain Prize for ...
 Washington Post8 hours ago Reliable Source: Jay Leno wins Mark Twain Prize for American Humor  Washington Post11 hours ago Laugh Factory aims to bring world peace via Funniest Person in the World contest  Examiner.com11 hours ago Jay Leno accepts Mark Twain Prize for American Humor  Washington Post7 hours ago

Jay Leno, the King of Late Night, gets his laugh lines at Mark Twain Prize ceremony

By , After listening to his friends and fellow comics sing his praises for two hours, Jay Leno did what he does best. He grabbed the microphone and told a few jokes. Accepting the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor on Sunday night at the ...
 Washington Post7 hours ago King of Late Night gets his laugh lines  Washington Post7 hours ago

The Giants' Ishikawa took his place in history.

SAN FRANCISCO — It was Mark Twain, 149 years ago, who wrote, "San Francisco is a city of startling events." His words never were truer than on Thursday night. Travis Ishikawa, a 31-year-old journeyman who was cut by the Pirates this year, became ...
 SI.com1 day ago
New Indian Express

The 10 Best Mark Twain Books

Mark Twain's America came from my desire to understand the author's persistent and pervasive influence. Thanks to the internet and digital publishing, Twain is read more widely now than ever. His river novels remain required reading for young ...
 PublishersWeekly.com3 days ago Confidence leads to competence  New Indian Express3 days ago An Obscure Mark Twain Quote Can Teach You How To Self-Regulate  Business Insider3 days ago Author on New Mark Twain Book Oct. 22  Library of Congress1 week ago

Reliable Source: Racism, egos and PBS disses: What to expect from a Mark Twain Prize acceptance speech

Jay Leno will become the 17th recipient of the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor at a ceremony at the Kennedy Center this Sunday, joining the ranks of other famed comedians. Richard Pryor won the first prize in 1998, and entertainers as varied as ...
 Washington Post3 days ago Refresh yourself: What to expect from a Mark Twain Prize acceptance speech  Washington Post3 days ago Racism, egos and PBS disses: What to expect from a Mark Twain Prize acceptance speech  Washington Post2 days ago

A fit-showing jump is a two-in-one bid

Mark Twain wrote, "His money is twice tainted: 'taint yours and 'taint mine." 'Taint that just the case! It is great to get twice the money for one piece of work. At the bridge table, as we saw yesterday, that is sometimes possible in the bidding.
 CHINAdaily2 days ago

I pledge my loyalty to Nigeria my country

"Loyalty to country always. Loyalty to government, when it deserves it." - Mark Twain. I pledge to Nigeria my country. To be faithful, loyal and honest To serve Nigeria with all my strength To defend her unity, and uphold her honour and glory So, ...
 News243 days ago

For India, the paisa vasool way to go!

Cloud Computing has been around for almost a decade, but the Indian experience is akin to what Mark Twain said about the weather: Everybody talks about it, but no one does anything about it -- till now. Last week in Delhi at its biggest Indian ...
 Deccan Chronicle1 week ago Hybrid Cloud: For India, the cost effective way to go: EMC  India Tech Online1 week ago Indian fashion Modern Influences  Dot Com Women2 weeks ago

Lessons from the Ryder Cup: don't blast the boss in front of a world-wide audience

Ill preface this blog by saying that I don't play golf, nor do I really watch golf on television. I am firmly in Mark Twain's good walk spoiled school on this one. The recent Ryder Cup however, I could get on board with. Pantomime cheering and ...
 Lexology1 week ago
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