John Brownlee, writing for Fast Company: Have you ever wondered how famed Mac designer Susan Kare might go about designing a pair of pixel art tits, or how ornery ad legend Milton Glaser might handle a design brief that simply read “cocksucker?”...Show More Summary
The party game's latest booster teams 30 famous designers with George Carlin's "Seven Words You Can't Say On Television." Have you ever wondered how famed Mac designer Susan Kare might go about designing a pair of pixel art tits, orShow More Summary
From scented sex sprays to artificial hymens. “A house is just a place to keep your stuff while you go out and get more stuff,” said George Carlin. Seems like sex, at least, would be an exception to our love of stuff. After all, we're...Show More Summary
This article originally appeared in Vulture. The most-watched stand-up comedian ever is not Eddie Murphy, Steve Martin, Chris Rock, Bill Cosby, or Kevin Hart. It’s not George Carlin, Richard Pryor, Sarah Silverman, Louis C.K., Aziz Ansari, Larry the Cable Guy, Dane Cook, Amy Schumer, or Woody Allen. Show More Summary
The most-watched stand-up comedian ever is not Eddie Murphy, Steve Martin, Chris Rock, Bill Cosby, or Kevin Hart. It's not George Carlin, Richard Pryor, Sarah Silverman, Louis C.K., Aziz Ansari, Larry the Cable Guy, Dane Cook, Amy Schumer, or Woody Allen. It's Jerry Seinfeld: No, not Jerry Seinfeld the stand-up... More »
"Have you ever noticed that anybody driving slower than you is an idiot, and anyone going faster than you is a maniac?" ~ George Carlin I love the aforementioned quote by George Carlin because I can see myself in it and I am wondering...Show More Summary
On his podcast, the comedian Todd Glass recently addressed the argument that the politically correct thought-control police would have destroyed the career of his icon George Carlin. Glass countered that if Carlin were alive today, he would have evolved with the times instead of holding on to the...
American comedian George Carlin famously listed seven dirty words that couldn't be said on U.S. television. Now China has its own version.
'We’re going away. And we won’t leave much of a trace, either. Maybe a little Styrofoam.'...
From the GREAT STATE OF MAINE… Tuesday George Blogging Happy Birthday to line crosser George Carlin, who would've turned 78 today. He spent many a glorious decade dissecting language, culture, politics and human nature, wielding a comedic scalpel and jackhammer with equal dexterity. Show More Summary
Getty Images "That's all your house is: a place to keep your stuff while you go out and get more stuff!" -- George Carlin Consuming goods. Buying stuff. In a word: shopping. Myrtle Beach-based advertising agency The Brandon Agency has...Show More Summary
“Ghost names on the marquee could include everyone from Joan Rivers, who died last year, to George Carlin, Bob Hope, Rodney Dangerfield and Milton Berle.”
“Wasn’t George Carlin great? Coming to the stage next is Richard Pryor.” There are plans for a new stand-up comedy club that will feature holograms of deceased comedians. These are not the happiest cakes on Earth. They are completeShow More Summary
The National Comedy Center has the technology to resurrect favorite stand-up sets and isn't afraid to use it
Like a longshoreman quoting George Carlin during a David Mamet play, Goodfellas has no shortage of cursing, and with the F-bomb being dropped nearly twice per minute, Martin Scorsese’s 1990 classic is one of the most profane films of all time. (It’s part of the reason why we love it so much!) And while the…
(Steven Hayward) This old George Carlin (RIP) routine about environmentalism has been around a while, but since it’s Earth Day, time for an encore. One thing I noticed upon watching again recently is that it seems you can make out a few disagreeable people in the audience heckling him for transgressing the Party Line:
The poor guy died in adolescence.
Arthur Goldstein had a post at FB that reminded me of this, much worth recalling in these early campaign days of false choices between neolibs and neocons. From 10 years ago.