Posts Tagged ‘comedy’

Catching the Culture with its Pants Down — George Carlin

George Carlin talks about the famous “7 Dirty Words” Supreme Court case in this December 17th, 2007, 5th part of 7 interview by Jenni Matz and Henry Colman for the Archive of American Television. He talks about his HBO specials, the meaning of “success”, his feelings about the American political system, and his piece “The planet is fine, the people are fucked“.

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You Gotta Have Goals, Guys…

On the bright side, at least you aren’t Canadian (these evil sons-a-bitches have been planning world domination ever since 1867…just watch ’em). Take the music of Celine Dion, for instance (an insidious effort to turn everyone into Canadians, one person at a time). I dare not link to any of her music videos for fear of infecting this great site, Barry.

Wuthering Ukuleles

With apologies for the terrible pun above, when the Ukulele Orchestra of GB covers “Wuthering Heights”, here’s what happens:

Also: Life On Mars, The Good, The Bad & The Ugly and more.

Leather

If ever there was an undervalued comedian, it would have to be Benny Hill:

For Sharl!

RIP George Carlin

A sad day for stand-up comedy
Here’s one of Carlin’s routines, called Seven Words: