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Monday, June 23, 2008

George Carlin RIP

I'm on vacation in Newport R.I. right now so posts will be somewhat slow.

Saying that, it saddened me to hear this news.
George Carlin, the dean of counterculture comedians whose biting insights on life and language were immortalized in his "Seven Words You Can Never Say On TV" routine, died of heart failure Sunday. He was 71.

We've lost a great, GREAT comic and I hope our younger generation will take the time and see some of Carlin's earlier work as it still applies to today culture.

From Keith Olbermann's show Countdown, here's a clip of one of Carlin's last interviews...