A Defense of Jerry Lewis, Despite Tha...

A Defense of Jerry Lewis, Despite That Awful Telethon

There are 1 comment on the New Republic story from Sep 3, 2010, titled A Defense of Jerry Lewis, Despite That Awful Telethon. In it, New Republic reports that:

First, I would like to apologize for bringing up Jerry Lewis on Labor Day weekend, when most of us who fail to derive voyeuristic pleasure from the deranged spectacle of his annual telethon are doing our best to avoid him.

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#1 Sep 6, 2010
Jerry Lewis made several great films, including The Bellboy and The Ladies Man. Despite the author's point of view, Jerry Lewis will be remembered as one of cinema's greatest visual comedians. His box office receipts, among the highest during his heyday, are proof alone of his global popularity. His humanitarian work is equally heartfelt and impressive.

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