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February 5, 1995 | Devon Jackson
Contrary to what you might be thinking there, Sizzlechest, the Jerky Boys, a.k.a. John G. Brennan and Kamal Ahmed, are really not so different from you or me. Anonymous but well-known to many as the two phone pranksters from Queens whose audiotapes of their crank calls literally turned into gold (last year's "The Jerky Boys" sold 500,000 copies and their new album, "The Jerky Boys 2," sold as many records in just 13 days), Johnny B.
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February 5, 1995 | Devon Jackson
Contrary to what you might be thinking there, Sizzlechest, the Jerky Boys, a.k.a. John G. Brennan and Kamal Ahmed, are really not so different from you or me. Anonymous but well-known to many as the two phone pranksters from Queens whose audiotapes of their crank calls literally turned into gold (last year's "The Jerky Boys" sold 500,000 copies and their new album, "The Jerky Boys 2," sold as many records in just 13 days), Johnny B.
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February 4, 1995 | KEVIN THOMAS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Johnny Brennan and Kamal have won a cult following with their phone prank audiotapes, but their move to the screen with "The Jerky Boys" disappoints. The film gets off to a lively start with the duo playing a pair of broke, beefy New York layabouts audaciously passing themselves off as Chicago hoods to Long Island gangster Alan Arkin and his henchman to get the kind of red-carpet treatment that starts with a Tom Jones nightclub show.
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April 10, 2000 | MARJORIE MILLER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Call it a busman's paternity leave. British Prime Minister Tony Blair says that when his 45-year-old wife, Cherie Booth, gives birth to their fourth child next month, he will go into "holiday mode" for a time, canceling public engagements but otherwise running the country. Any parent knows that having a newborn is no holiday, so Blair's announcement Sunday sounded a little implausible. Like having your baby and sleeping too. Or like taking paternity leave and not taking it.
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