George Carlin, Author, George Carlin, Read by, Author, Read by, read but I would imagine it’s not very easy to breathe inside the little glass. by George Carlin. Hyperion, pages, hardcover. Review by Jim Walker. In a TV interview on CNBC with Tim Russert, Carlin said the title offends all three No doubt this book will offend many people, especially the religious, but then. from George Carlin’s outrageous book ‘When will Jesus bring the Porkchops?’ cross-training, and I realized this would have been a good idea for Jesus.
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How to write a great review Do Say what you liked best and least Describe the author’s style Explain the rating you gave Don’t Use rude and profane language Include any personal brin Mention spoilers or the book’s price Recap the plot. You know how sometimes you have a song going through your head over and over all day long, maybe even two or three days?
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There are some pieces which left me with sore sides from the laughter. Thw, there were some parts of it that were amusing especially some of the rants about languagebut mostly it was just boring. Yesterday, I killed my third priest in a month. Plus, there are lots of short bits iwll are really funny: And before picking up George Carlin, I never saw him performing stand-up before.
I winced in several spots instead of laughing. What was your reaction to the ending?
When Will Jesus Bring the Pork Chops? by George Carlin
They should be more vivid. Want to Read saving…. As an English teacher, and a lover of language myself, I also find this topic fascinating and have cannibalized some of Carlin’s material for use in lessons on the topic. Here’s all you have to know about men and women: Though not his last recording or performance, it certainly contains hours of previously unreleased material, that is mostly of as high a quality as the material from his albums and HBO concerts.
If you do not know his style, you’ll probably think the book a 3.
It is not about politics or religion. I took his shoes. Overall, I prefer his old material – the Hippy Dippy Weatherman, Congolia Breckenridge and all that – to his newer, rougher stuff. Your display name should be at least 2 characters long.
Not only does he have me doubled over from laughter, but I’m actually putting serious thought into most of what he says. To be honest, I expected ranting because that’s what his standup mostly consisted of, but I thought the book would have come together in some way.
The king has a lot of horses and men. Nothing and no one is safe! O’Rourke’s Modern Manners P. It was followed by the posthumous publication in of his “sortabiography” Last Words.
Some good Carlin bits in here. Those were my favorite parts.
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When Will Jesus Bring the Pork Chops?
jewus Why are there no blue foods? A Catholic hit man who blesses himself just before he strangles someone. Here we go again. I think he could have written a really good book if it had been more observational. I can’t wait to see how he tops this one! No, cancel Yes, report it Thanks!
The ideas didn’t connect from one to another, and that’s really my only complaint about it.