Brain Droppings

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George Carlin's been working the crowd since "the counterculture" became "the over-the-counter culture" around 1967 or so; his new book, Brain Droppings, surfs on three decades of touring-in-support. It's the purest version of book-as-candy that one could imagine, serving up humor in convenient, bite-sized packages. Snack on chewy one-liners like "A meltdown sounds like fun. Like some kind of cheese sandwich." Or: "If you can't beat them, arrange to have them beaten." Brain Droppings also contains highlights from Carlin's concert repertoire, and that more than makes up for the occasional spray of pointless nihilism. Tell us, George, what exactly were you going for with "Kill your pet" and "Satan is cool" Quick--hide the paper before Daddy sees it Still, if you're a fan of this sarcastic semanticist who's given Bad Attitude not necessarily a good name, but at least a comfy bank account, by all means rush out and snag Brain Droppings. Carlin's book melts in your mind, not in your hand.

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George Carlin's been working the crowd since "the counterculture" became "the over-the-counter culture" around 1967 or so; his new book, Brain Droppings, surfs on three decades of touring-in-support. It's the purest version of book-as-candy that one could imagine, serving up humor in convenient, bite-sized packages. Snack on chewy one-liners like "A meltdown sounds like fun. Like some kind of cheese sandwich." Or: "If you can't beat them, arrange to have them beaten." Brain Droppings also contains highlights from Carlin's concert repertoire, and that more than makes up for the occasional spray of pointless nihilism. Tell us, George, what exactly were you going for with "Kill your pet" and "Satan is cool" Quick--hide the paper before Daddy sees it Still, if you're a fan of this sarcastic semanticist who's given Bad Attitude not necessarily a good name, but at least a comfy bank account, by all means rush out and snag Brain Droppings. Carlin's book melts in your mind, not in your hand.

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Publisher: Hachette Books
Publish Date: Sep 2006
ISBN-13: 9780786891122
ISBN-10: 0786891122
Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 258
Shipping Weight (in pounds): 0.28
Product in Inches (L x W x H): 4.5 x 6.75 x 0.75
Walmart No.: 786891122
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Great Book!! =D
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5.0 stars 1/27/2009 by HaHaBrendan
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I Am A Huge Fan Of George Carlin And I Decided To Buy This Book And It Was Just As Funny As His Stand-Up (Even Though Some Of His Stand-Up Material Is In The Book). I Strongly Recommend This Book To Anyone Who Loves To Laugh And Doesn't Get Offended Easily. =P

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great book, funny, smart, and just an overall a great read, i strongly recommend this book

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