George Carlin

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(comedian)
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BornGeorge Denis Patrick Carlin
1937-05-12
Manhattan, New York, U.S.
Died2008-06-22 (Age 71)
Santa Monica, California, U.S.
ChildrenKelly Carlin
SpouseBrenda Hosbrook
InterestsPolitics
A comedian who developed an interest in deep politics towards the end of his life

George Carlin, "one of the greatest comedians of all times"[1], got interested in politics towards the end of his life. His attention to detail and rhetorical flare meant that his remarks about deep politics were both well delivered and very close to the mark. He has been called "one of the greatest political pundits in American history".[2]

Quotations

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[3] On the US ruling class:

“It's a big club, and you ain't in it.

In America, anyone can become president. That’s the problem.”

George Carlin [4]

 

A Quote by George Carlin

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"State of emergency"Rights aren't rights if someone can take them away, They're privileges.”
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