6.23.2008

In Memoriam: George Carlin


Good-bye.

George Carlin


(1937-2008)

"I love words. I thank you for hearing my words. I want to tell you something about words that I think is important. As I say, they are my work. They’re my play. They’re my passion...."


(To hear all of Carlin's most famous monologue, "Seven Words You Can Never Say on Television," please go here. To see more on the landmark legal cases regarding free speech sparked by Carlin's work, please go here.)


(The photo of George Carlin performing in Trenton, NJ in April of this year is by Point-Shoot-Edit of Kendall Park, NJ, via Flickr, using a Creative Commons License. Please see The Washington Post for Carlin's obituary. To see another one of Carlin's more recent R-rated monologues on the topic of religion, please check below.)





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1 comments:

Anonymous said...

A tribute to Georgie Boy and how he changed my life:

http://blog.emptybeanie.com/2008/06/laugh-i-thought-id-die/

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