Consider the Possibility That Dean Martin Really Did Give a (…)

Yes, the cigarette was part of it.
At work in “Rio Bravo.”
With Sinatra.
With the Mills Brothers on his TV show.

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David Hinckley wrote for the New York Daily News for 35 years. Now he drives his wife crazy by randomly quoting Bob Dylan and “Casablanca.”

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David Hinckley

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David Hinckley wrote for the New York Daily News for 35 years. Now he drives his wife crazy by randomly quoting Bob Dylan and “Casablanca.”

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