Jerry Lewis | 2009

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Jerry Lewis gives his acceptance speech after being awarded an honorary trophy at the 81st Academy Awards at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood on Feb. 22, 2009. Lewis had ended a more than 50-year run as the national chairman of the Muscular Dystrophy Assn. Gabriel Bouys / AFP/Getty Images