George Carlin
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George Carlin: Philosopher, Poet, Preacher
27 Aug 2015 // 3:00 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 // 5:00 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.


George Carlin
21 Jun 2001 // 10:00 AM


At age 70, George Carlin still calls it like he sees it
9 Apr 2008 // 10:05 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 // 12:03 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

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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