Larry Gelbart, comedy writer whose career was launched on "Caesar's Hour" (the Sid Caesar show after "Your Show of Shows") and reached its peak on TV's M*A*S*H and the movie "Tootsie", died of cancer this morning. He was 81.

Thanks for the laughs, Larry.

http://www.latimes.com/news/obituari...,2812430.story

Mark

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