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Language as Bullshit

tags: language as bullshit, George Carlin, humor, comedy, streaming video When I woke up this morning, I heard George Carlin talk about language on NPR. What’s wrong with using simple, direct and honest language? He wonders. “It’s getting so bad that any day now I expect to hear a rape victim described as an ‘unwilling…

Shit Versus Stuff

tags: shit versus stuff, George Carlin, humor, comedy, streaming video I woke up this morning to hear George Carlin talking about materialism on the radio. You know, stuff. Yes, stuff. “Have you noticed that their stuff is ‘shit’ and your shit is ‘stuff’?” he asks [5:09]

tags: pro-life is anti-woman, George Carlin, humor, comedy, streaming video George Carlin talks about the so-called pro-life people, who use their hypocritical position to legalize and institutionalize their hatred for women. He asks, Why, when it’s us, it’s an abortion, but when it’s a chicken, it’s an omelet? [9:50]

Religion is Bullshit

tags: Religion is Bullshit, George Carlin, humor, comedy, streaming video As usual these days, I was awake until the sun came up. So in the wee hours of the morning, I learned that one of my favorite people, George Carlin, died. I’ve always loved George Carlin even though I’ve never had the privilege to see…