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    RIP George Carlin.

    Sad day for comedy.
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    bummer, he was funny
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    ****, piss, ****, ****, **********, mother****er and tits.

    I just had to find out.... don't ban me....

    RIP, he was a funny dude.

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    He was unusual for a comic in that he was extremely bright, and extremely honest, and he respected his audience enough to assume they were smart enough to "get" his humor, and mature enough to handle his honesty.

    Lord knows, in the era of George Bush Jr., American badly needs people who are both intelligent and honest.

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    Quote Originally Posted by alanbikehouston View Post
    Lord knows, in the era of George Bush Jr., American badly needs people who are both intelligent and honest.
    If you're looking for a politician with both of those qualities, you'll be searching a long, long time.

    RIP, George, the world is poorer for your passing.
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    Quote Originally Posted by bigbossman View Post
    If you're looking for a politician with both of those qualities, you'll be searching a long, long time.
    I know one personally, but he's no longer a politician. Take that as you will..

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    Smart humor is becoming a thing of the past. Sad to see him go.
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    Not sure how I feel. The skit was brilliant, but I got the impression that he was coasting for 30 years after that, using that one skit for his meal ticket.
    The search for inner peace continues...

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    Ride more.

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    At least my kids know him in some small way. Hey, man, you needs some organic fuel!



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    He was one of my favorites

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    Definitely a favorite... and yes very intelligent.

    I always loved his darwinish take on life.

    I think I'll give Napalm and Silly Putty a second read.

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    George who?

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    Man, I loved him.... I always liked his skit on food.....
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    I feel like a relative died.
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    Probably as a result of one too many gas station bathrooms.

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    Truly sad. *Picks crusty stuff off of scalp*

    Quote Originally Posted by CyLowe97 View Post


    At least my kids know him in some small way. Hey, man, you needs some organic fuel!


    Years from now, I see some blown minds if they watch his good stuff.

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    Quote Originally Posted by SpiderMike View Post
    Years from now, I see some blown minds if they watch his good stuff.
    Yeah, but not at ages 3.5 and 2, please. All we need is them making even more sense in their insubordination and pointing out Daddy's daily hypocrisy and oxymoronic behavior.

    They're going to have to discover the Carlin stuff on their own, just like I had to. It's much more subversive that way.

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    Quote Originally Posted by MadMan2k View Post
    ****, piss, ****, ****, **********, mother****er and tits.

    I just had to find out.... don't ban me....

    RIP, he was a funny dude.
    Yeah, remember when the internet was supposed deliver the kind of free speech Carlin envisioned?

    At least we can say ****ake mushrooms now!

    Or maybe not.

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    I grew up on Carlin. He was his comedy was funny and intelligent. Sad day for comedy.
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    Why isn't 11 pronounced onety one?

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    Quote Originally Posted by JF1 View Post
    Smart humor is becoming a thing of the past.
    This guy is pretty sharp
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    Yet more proof that I'm.. well, pretty much right about everything.

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    “ The most unfair thing about life is the way it ends. I mean, life is tough. It takes up a lot of your time. What do you get at the end of it? A Death! What’s that, a bonus? I think the life cycle is all backwards. You should die first, get it out of the way. Then you live in an old age home. You get kicked out when you’re too young, you get a gold watch, you go to work. You work forty years until you’re young enough to enjoy your retirement. You do drugs, alcohol, you party, you get ready for high school. You go to grade school, you become a kid, you play, you have no responsibilities, you become a little baby, you go back into the womb, you spend your last nine months floating…and you finish off as an orgasm!" George Carlin (1937-2008)

    RIP, buddy. You had the right idea.
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