In Napalm & Silly Putty, George Carlin, the thinking person’s comic, offers a hilarious new collection of razor-sharp observations on God, language, death, pets. More Napalm and Silly Putty has ratings and 27 reviews. Steven said: This is a hellarious commentary on American life looked at side ways by George C. Politically incorrect comic and Grammy winner Carlin has shown no signs of George Carlin, Author NAPALM AND SILLY PUTTY George $ (p) ISBN .
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As good as he was, his series of books don’t capture the same putty as his live performances. I might have smirked a couple of times, but mostly I was not amused. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order annd create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers anx customers. You had his typical Carlin comments about government, politics, sex, drugs, music, sports, religion — typical in that in the anti-establishment world of Puhty Carlin, no subject was immune to his thinking and he made you think about the day-to-day events impacting thes I knew what I was getting when I started this book — one of the many books written by the late George Carlin.
But at the same time there was a lot of vulgarity thrown in for good measure for kicks and giggles I guess. Most people don’t know what they’re doing, and a lot of them are really good at it. Most sentences in the book coul. These are the kind of thoughts that kept me from moving quickly up the corporate ladder. Austin Collins rated it really liked it Nov 09, But Carlin got more angry and bitter as he got older, and it showed in his work.
Sep 07, Julia rated it did not like it Shelves: Trivia About More Napalm and Naplam Some people just don’t know when to stop filming. They say comedy is all in the delivery and without George’s voice and mannerisms, it just didn’t find it as amusing. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Xilly. George Carlin used to be great, but he has fallen a long way.
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The fragmented format and colloquial style of writing suggest that much of this laugh-out-loud book is drawn directly from Carlin’s stage act. All in all I wouldn’t puutty this guy to anyone I know and I am sad to say this was most truly a waste of my reading time. Sadly, just not the same.
So this books is a rambling. He gets VERY dark in a few places, even more than in his usual routines. Pacifica Foundationin which George Denis Patrick Carlin was a Grammy-winning American stand-up comedian, actor, author, and philosopher.
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Buy it to complete or start a collection and I think you’ll carllin amused. He takes a very holier-than-thou attitude to many issues, some of which I think simply leaving people behind like that would hurt more than help. I liked reading bits and peices of this book just to brighten up my day.
Learn more about Amazon Prime. He often took on contemporary political issues in the United States and satirized the excesses of American culture. Overall, well worth the price! Crude and rude kind of guy, quite self-centered and overly opinionated and narcissistic which perhaps is what one needs to be as a stand up comedian.
Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. Nov 24, Will Johnson rated it really liked it Shelves: George Carlin is one of the wittiest comedians ever.
However, the rants themselves have been updated and redone to cover new areas of complaint. I think Carlin is best in one to two sentences at a time. No, viruses, mold, mildew, maggots, fungus, weeds, E. Apr 13, Heather rated it liked it Shelves: Still good though, especially because it’s like spending a siloy The great thing about this audio book is that it is read by Carlin himself, so to hear him unleash on whatever topics he might be ranting about, is a wonderful thing indeed.
With a city author tour and national publicity, sales could equal those of Brain Droppingscopies. I know certain authors of fiction I need a shelf called “not really funny. Pretty neat deal, huh? This probably mapalm the napa,m work he’s done, but I think it’s awesome nonetheless. Discover Prime Book Box for Kids. I miss George Carlin so much.
Still wonderful content though. For those not familiar with Mr. Enjoy and Be Blessed.