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. Comedian George Carlin, author of a book of comic essays, Napalm and Silly Putty, talks about the indignities and uselessness of going through airport security.
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Napalm & Silly Putty
The title really says it all. You can’t go wrong with Carlin. Even before I started getting into stand-up comedy, which was actually pretty recently, I was aware geirge him.
He often took on contemporary political issues willy the United States and satirized the excesses of American culture. Carlin, there is a fair share of obscene language, religious satire, and other possibly offensive subject matter.
Looking back, I realize that my life has been a series of incidents where one person has said to another, “Get this asshole outta here! May 15, Ammon rated it it was ok. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to sily updates through seller support?
Would his writing style be similar to the way he talked in his lives?
I particularly love zilly and support – his religion rant. I am a bigger fan of his more thought out opinions when he really breaks down the absurdity of whatever it is that he’s talking about. Considering that, I would not recommend this book to people who are easily offended, especially people offended by strong language.
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Carlin was especially noted for his political and black humor and his observations on language, psychology, and religion along with many taboo subjects. This book should be finished in a day if you are reading it normal but, if at four or five pages at a time, it is still worthy and fun as it represents gekrge or decades of short takes Carlin has presented before in concert.
Pjtty liked reading bits and peices of this book just to catlin up my day. Somewhere, someone feels crappy. Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your silly, and attract new followers and customers.
True, some of the book and humor is a bit dated today because it was published so long ago and some technology is changing at the speed of light, but that just makes it all the funnier.
Four years ago, Carlin’s huge fan following kept his Brain Droppings on the New York Times bestseller list for 40 weeks, so it’s no surprise he’s back for another round of acrid and oblique observations on modern mores. When watching a skit, I know George is putting on a show and doesn’t actually mean lots goerge the things he says. And he makes some startling observations, including: Try the Kindle edition and experience these great reading features: Lists with This Book.
Nothing is sacred to Carlin’s wit. Guys don’t seem to be called “Lefty” anymore. He covers a wide range of issues from rape and religion to the homeless: I will admit that outright. Carlin is funny, but genuinely angry and poignant at times: Few comics make the transition from stage to page as smoothly napalmm successfully as George Carlin.
First of all this is a book that needs a giant warning label on it. There was a problem filtering reviews right now.
Share your thoughts with other customers. There’s a clue in one entry in this book: This country is only years old, and already we’ve had ten major wars. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. Instead, I could read for the 10 minutes at the beginning of class and read 10 sections, all varying in length, and put it down putgy leaving on some kind of cliffhanger. Sep 09, Guillermo Galvan rated it really liked it. Several satires here “A day in the life of Henry VIII,” a nine-page interview with Jesus, an avant-garde play program indicate a different direction Carlin might consider napxlm future books.
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Autor jedzie po wszystkim i po wszystkich. When Carlin’s in a more reflective mood, he reveals, “I couldn’t commit suicide if my life depended on it,” and ponders the really big questions, like “Is a vegetarian permitted to eat animal crackers? His telling was impassive, bland and without ssilly. Brain Droppings spent a total of 40 weeks on the New York Times bestseller list, and this new one is certain to tickle even more ribs and rattle a few more cages with its characteristically ironic take on life’s annoying universal truths.
Basically if you love Carlin, you will enjoy this book. Jan 21, Dan rated geogge liked it. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
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It probably won’t happen when you’d like; generally, it’s an inconvenience. Do some people cook that stuff? If you like his style, go grab it, if not, don’t even think of reading it.
You will find yourself laughing aloud, especially when caught off guard by an absurd “short take”. This bathroom friendly book was great for short spurts as I read other, denser things when I had my little time.
Dude, I sklly this book. Section after section just reads like a rolling comedy routine. Although I will admit to laughing out loud and drawing some stares during my commutes to and from work.
Without that definite “Carlin” rythm, you may miss the pure comedy to the writing. These items are shipped from and sold by different sellers.