An entertainment writer mused Don Rickles would’ve never made it if his career started today.

A veteran of World War Two, the master of the insult never forgot the men and women who serve in uniform.

The comedian died last week after a long and full life.  A veteran of World War Two, the master of the insult never forgot the men and women who serve in uniform.  A friend of mine had the opportunity to twice meet Rickles and his family.  Lt. Colonel Steve Hyle is now long retired from the Air Force but the comedian left a lasting impression.  The Colonel also shared his thoughts on Syria while joining us on Top Story.