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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Every Day is an Atheist Holiday! You can help Wikipedia by expanding it. It didn’t have a beginning, middle, and end; it just had several sections of ranting and raving, which I’m not altogether against. So when I was looking for my next Audible purchase, I couldn’t resist! Just to demonstrate how far using euphemisms in language has gone, some psychologists are now actually referring to ugly people as those with “severe appearance deficits.

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Well, I know how to fix that. In the future all the knowledge in the world will be contained on a single, tiny silicon chip which someone will misplace.

Most of it is just repetitious ramble. I’ve listened to it many times jesua I love it just as much as the first time I heard it. Anal-retentive robots wasting money in space. I wish he was still around, but I do feel he left a great legacy that has influenced some of our great comedians today.


But that was fairly early on in the book and after brong was one barren, unfunny desert of one liner type observations and single paragraph “situation comedy. October 12, Imprint: I’m not going to lie, I had a few epileptic fits of laughter whilst listening to the audio version of the book, not to mention these lovely spontaneous fits only seemed to happen on a crowded train at 6A.

To Darkness and to Death. He leads me to examine some of the motives and concepts that underpin our use of legitimate words. An entirely biased rating as I have a soft spot for Carlin and love his standup. A little dated in places, so if you weren’t culturally aware at the time this was written it might be a little lost on you, but it’s not severe.

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When did insane asylums become mental institutions? And, by the way, we don’t do skits. While the ideas may not flow together from section to section, you will laugh. Doug Stanhope is one of the most critically acclaimed and stridently unrepentant comedians of his generation.

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Although I don’t use his language, my approach to the problems and the way I view everything around me are similar to George, not because I had them myself in the first place, but because I learned gradually by listening to his talks. Close Your Eyes, Hold Hands.


Enough bull for Texas to open a chain of branch offices. Humorous Quotes from When will Jesus bring the Porkchops? I can’t wait to see how he tops this one!

I can say that I fairly enjoyed this book but I kept wondering what impact it would have if I seen these texts as a stand-up.

Of course, if you’re reading Carlin, that’s probably just an expectation! It’s free and yours to keep. The focus was less on being funny and more on observing This was Carlin’s third book and while it is terribly funny, this was also biting.

If you’re with another person at the time, don’t say to your friend, “You better watch out, he’ll put you in one of his skits.

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Just because you work with a bunch of simpletons, doesn’t mean it translates into comedy. If I had read this one first, I’d have probably liked it better.

What can I say, it’s George. If you can’t say something nice about a person, go ahead. I haven’t darlin up on liking Carlin’s work, but I may not bother with the audio books in the future. I think a simple “not for practicing Christians, or people of deeply held religious beliefs” label might solve this problem.

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Carlin on the battle of the sexes: