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George Carlin

  1. biopicked
    So, Which Comic Will Make His Dramatic Turn With This George Carlin Biopic?Let the wild casting speculation begin!
  2. good one podcast
    9 Comedians Reveal Jokes They’d Like to Steal If They Could Get Away With ItFrom the Good One podcast, John Mulaney, Patton Oswalt, and more on the joke they’d steal.
  3. from the archives
    The George Carlin Show Introduces Carlin to Television (Briefly)Remembering George Carlin and Sam Simon’s short-lived Fox sitcom.
  4. Kelly Carlin Is Ready for Her Next RideFor most people, walking the circuitous path of mourning the loss of a parent is challenging. Kelly Carlin has been on a particularly powerful […]
  5. A Sneak Peek Inside the National Comedy Center’s George Carlin ArchivesBeginning today, the weeklong Lucille Ball Comedy Festival invades the southwestern New York city of Jamestown, the birthplace of the legendary […]
  6. 10 Comedians Who Borrowed Jokes Without Making Headlines Stan Laurel once said, “All comedians steal from all comedians.” If you waste enough time looking into it, you might be surprised to learn […]
  7. George Carlin’s Unreleased Album ‘I Kinda Like It When a Lotta People Die’ […]Fifteen years after it was recorded, a never-before-heard George Carlin album is finally getting released. Titled I Kinda Like It When a Lotta […]
  8. comedy
    Listen to a George Carlin Bit That Was Shelved in the Wake of 9/11From a new album, I Kinda Like It When a Lotta People Die.
  9. In 2016, George Carlin’s Political Nihilism Is Becoming the Only Sensible […] Sponsored by TodayTix – last minute theater and comedy tickets at the best prices right on your phone. It seemed a great injustice to me, […]
  10. holograms
    The National Comedy Center Admits It Will Not Feature a George Carlin HologramThe museum says the curator misspoke.
  11. Inside George Carlin’s Soon-To-Be-Unearthed Archives Two nights before what would have been George Carlin’s 79th birthday, his daughter Kelly gathered people at the Paley Center For Media to […]
  12. In a Rare Early Performance, Richard Pryor Sings and George Carlin Gets in […]The Paley Center for Media, which has locations in both New York and LA, dedicates itself to the preservation of television and radio history. […]
  13. The 20 Greatest Standup Specials of All TimeModern standup has been around in one form or another since vaudeville, but it’s only been since the late ‘70s that the standup special has […]
  14. seitz asks
    Seitz Asks: HBO Is Forty. What Are Its Greatest Shows, Movies, and Specials?Upon its 40th anniversary, our TV critic looks back at the cable network’s greatest achievements.
  15. clickables
    Watch Louis C.K.’s Old-But-New Tribute to George CarlinFrom a 2010 NYPL event.
  16. clickables
    Read a Surprisingly Sweet Love Letter From George Carlin to His WifeIt involves some very romantic math.
  17. quote machine
    Jason Bateman Is Not One of Those ‘Actors’ Who Gets His ‘Acting’ All Over EverythingPlus: Jerry Seinfeld on George Carlin, and Paul Walker on Shakespeare.
  18. obit
    George Carlin Dies at 71What was the real story of Carlin’s infamous 1972 arrest in Milwaukee?