If you believe the old adage that celebrity deaths come in threes, it appears Sid Caesar is our third in recent days (after Philip Seymour Hoffman and Shirley Temple Black). Caesar was a legend of Borscht Belt comedy. He worked extensively with Mel Brooks, Carl Reiner, Woody Allen, Neil Simon, et al. He has created a lasting legacy. Most importantly, he was fucking hilarious.
R.I.P. – Sid Caesar