Don Rickles, Aggressively Caustic Comedian Dubbed 'Mr. Warmth,' Dies at 90

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LOS ANGELES — Don Rickles was just another little-known comic working a small club in Miami Beach in the 1950s when Frank Sinatra came in with his entourage. "Make yourself comfortable, Frank — hit somebody," said Rickles as the notoriously moody singer paused, and then broke into laughter. Without missing a beat, Rickles hit the accelerator.…

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