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  • George Carlin:

    A Man Who Was Seriously Funny

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  • General Info

    George Carlin, the first ever host of SNL, was an influential comedian whos shocking style captured the attention of countless people by developing comedy from topics seen as taboo in society. The late author, actor, and standup comic was a very controversial figure, whos antics at times seem to be questionable in material, however if you take the challenge of watching or reading his comic genius without laughing, you will find yourself unsuccessful.

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  • Types Of Comedy Carlin Used

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    ExaggerationCrude HumorDouble EntendrePhysical HumorImprovisational

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    50 Years of George

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  • Credited Works Carlin Authored:

    - Brain Droppings (1997)- Napalm and Silly Putty(2001)-When Will Jesus Bring the Pork chops? (2004) - Three Times Carlin: An Orgy of George (2006)

    Some HBO Specials Include:-George Carlin: 40 Years of Comedy (1997), -You Are All Diseased (1999), -Complaints and Grievances (2001), -Life Is Worth Losing (2005), -It's Bad for Ya! (2008)

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  • Achievements And Awards

    Received the privilege of having a star on the Hollywood walk of fame.

    Granted the Lifetime Achievement award at the American Comedy Awards in 2001.

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  • References Belief Net. October 10, 2008.

    http//:www.blog.beliefnet.com_pontifications_imgs_George%20Carlin

    Euro Graduate. October 10, 2008 http//:www.eurograduate.com_images_articles_news_george-carlin

    Federator Blogs. October 10 2008. http//:www.frederatorblogs.com_channel_frederator_files_2008_06_carlin

    Chemistry Land. October 10, 2008 http//:www.chemistryland.com_CHM107_Introduction_Audience_GeorgeCarlin2

    Chemistry Land. October 10, 2008 http-_www.chemistryland.com_CHM107_Introduction_Audience_GeorgeCarlin1.jpg

    George Carlin, Official Website. October 10, 2008. www.GeorgeCarlin.com

    Spirit Companion. October 10, 2008 October 10, 2008 http//:www.spiritcompanion.com_images_GeorgeCarlin.com

    Day Life. October 10, 2008 http//:www.cache.daylife.com_imageserve_0gnlcsh3wsfNy_340x.com

    October 10, 2008 http//:silencedmajority.blogs.com_silenced_majority_portal_images_2007_11_24_s23672

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