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R.I.P. George Carlin, 1937-2008 by

“George Carlin, whose astringent stand-up comedy made him an heir of Lenny Bruce, who gave voice to an indignant counterculture and assaulted the barricades of censorship on behalf of a generation of comics that followed him, died on Sunday in Santa Monica, Calif. He was 71 and lived in Venice, Calif.”


So, we lose yet another great American.


One response to “R.I.P. George Carlin, 1937-2008”

  1. Tony Renner says:

    i remember listening to george carlin lps over and over when i was a kid… too bad that cocaine ruined his career during the ’80s… he did make a comeback but it was too late for me… though i do often think of his “a place for my stuff” routine…

    — dj crumble


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