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Bob Lazarus, 53; comedian fought leukemia with wit, grit

Bob Lazarus (center) appeared with fellow comedians George MacDonald (left) and Joe Yannerty outside Nick's Comedy Shop in Boston in 1988. Bob Lazarus (center) appeared with fellow comedians George MacDonald (left) and Joe Yannerty outside Nick's Comedy Shop in Boston in 1988. (Charles J. Cohen)
By Bryan Marquard
Globe Staff / January 26, 2009

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An old cliche about comedians is that they're only funny on stage - hilarious until the curtain closes. (Full article: 1028 words)

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