Monday, June 23, 2008

R.I.P George Carlin

Legendary comedian George Carlin passed away on Sunday, June 22 in Santa Monica, Calif.

Inspiring generations of comics, Carlin's jokes constantly pushed accepted boundaries of comedy and language, particularly with his routine on the "Seven Words" - all of which are more or taboo on broadcast TV and radio to this day.

George Carlin was 71.

Read the Associated Press story

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