George Carlin
Columns // 2 Articles
Reviews // 1 Articles
News // 3 Articles
//Columns

George Carlin: Philosopher, Poet, Preacher
27 Aug 2015 // 4:00 AM

Few comedians have aimed for the mind over the funny bone (while still reaching both) quite like George Carlin has.

Stand-Up! America’s Dissenting Tradition Part 2: Transformers George Carlin & Richard Pryor
10 May 2012 // 6:00 PM

Whereas Richard Pryor used autobiography for his comedy of social dissent, George Carlin aimed his critical lens outwards, to reflect upon a world of greed and self-delusion.

//Reviews

George Carlin
21 Jun 2001 // 11:00 AM

//News

At age 70, George Carlin still calls it like he sees it
9 Apr 2008 // 11:05 PM

In just over five decades in show business, George Carlin has graduated from comedy's troublemaking Class Clown (the title of his 1972 Grammy-winning album), to one

George Carlin says he's not angry - just disillusioned
1 Oct 2007 // 1:03 AM

For entertainer George Carlin, comedy is a secret weapon. "Laughter is a completely Zen moment. When a person laughs, they're completely defenseless," he explains in

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Tibet House's 30th Anniversary Benefit Concert Celebrated Philip Glass' 80th

// Notes from the Road

"Philip Glass, the artistic director of the Tibet House benefits, celebrated his 80th birthday at this year's annual benefit with performances from Patti Smith, Iggy Pop, Brittany Howard, Sufjan Stevens and more.

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