Louis CK talks about what George Carlin meant to him
during a New York Public Library tribute to Carlin
hosted by Whoopi Goldberg, that also featured, among others, Ben Stiller, Kevin Smith and Carlin's children Kelly and Patrick.
It's Hardcore History
with Dan Carlin, arguably the most intense amateur history podcast you'll run across today. Catch the Ghosts of the Ostfront
) before it slips behind the paywall, and indulge in the epic of the fall of Rome in Death Throes of the Republic
is George Carlin, mashed, mixed, remixed, re-edited, autotuned and better than you'd expect, mostly from his classic "Modern Man"
opening routine (which has been set to music before
). via MissC.
A dot in the sky becomes a rock in the hand
. An asteroid near miss (as opposed to the more recent near hit
) is the first time an object first seen in space is brought back to the laboratory. [more inside]
George Carlin Dead at 71
Not sure if I really want to make a joke out of this one, but why not post your favorite quotes and routines of his.
I'm a modern man, I'm a modern man,
A man for the millennium, Digital and smoke free. - George Carlin
hits one out of the park with the first four and a half minutes of this hour and a half Google Video. Then it's back to his stock in trade