AUTHOR | GEORGE CARLIN



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George Carlin | Stand-up comedian, actor, social critic, author



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George Denis Patrick Carlin was an American stand-up comedian, social critic, actor, and author. Carlin was noted for his black comedy and his thoughts on politics, the English language, psychology, religion, and various taboo subjects. Carlin and his 'Seven dirty words' comedy routine were central to the 1978 U.S. Supreme Court case F.C.C. v. Pacifica Foundation, in which a 5–4 decision affirmed the government's power to regulate indecent material on the public airwaves.
He is widely regarded as one of the most important and influential stand-up comedians: One newspaper called Carlin 'the dean of counterculture comedians.' In 2004, Carlin was placed second on the Comedy Central list of 'Top 10 Comedians of US Audiences' compiled for an April 2004 special. The first of his 14 stand-up comedy specials for HBO was filmed in 1977. From the late 1980s, Carlin's routines focused on sociocultural criticism of American society. He often commented on contemporary political issues


Born: 1937-05-12

Born in: Manhattan, New York, U.S.

Died: 2008-06-22







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It's important in life if you don't give a shit. It ...

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This is a lttle prayer dedicated to the separation o...

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I don't know how you feel, but I'm pretty sick of ch...

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You know why their are ten commandments, because ten...

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Some people see things that are and ask, Why? Some p...

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The existence of flamethrowers proves that someone, ...

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Life is tough, then you die.

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Never underestimate the power of stupid people in la...

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How can He be perfect? Everything He ever makes...dies.

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There are no bad words. Bad thoughts. Bad intentions...

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As it stands right now, I lead Richard Pryor in hear...

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Meow” means “woof” in cat.

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I would never want to be a member of a group whose s...

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That which does not kill me, makes me stronger. I do...

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Have you ever noticed that anybody driving slower th...

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It's never just a game when you're winning.

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Honesty may be the best policy, but it's important t...

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I bet you anything that 10 times out of 10, Nicky, V...

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The very existence of flame-throwers proves that som...

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Religion is like drugs, it destroys the thinking mind.

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