george carlin dies at 71


oh there’s sad news to report tonight – legendary comedian & counterculture figure george carlin at age 71 passed away earlier this evening at a santa monica hospital from heart failure – he was admitted today complaining of chest pains and then died around 6pm – gosh he was so fucking funny – i remember when i was a kid – my dad had a record of one of his stand-up routines that included his infamous & hilarious bit about ‘the seven words that you can’t say on TV’ which you’ll find embedded below (obviously the audio is not safe for work) mr. carlin will surely be missed – they broke the mold when he was made! popbytes over & out…xxoo




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