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Seven dirty words : the life and crimes of George Carlin / James Sullivan.

Seven dirty words : the life and crimes of George Carlin

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  • 6 copies at Grand Rapids Public Library

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Main Biography Carlin, George (Text) 31307018770125 Biography Available -
Main Biography Carlin, George (Text) 31307018882144 Biography Available -
Ottawa Hills Biography Carlin, George (Text) 31307018882201 Biography Available -
West Leonard Biography Carlin, George (Text) 31307018770158 Biography Available -
Westside Biography Carlin, George (Text) 31307018882268 Biography Available -
Yankee Clipper Biography Carlin, George (Text) 31307018770141 Biography Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780306818295 (hbk.)
  • ISBN: 0306818299 (hbk.)
  • Physical Description: vii, 261 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Cambridge, MA : Da Capo Press, c2010.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 235-246) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Warmup -- Heavy mysteries -- Class clown -- Attracting attention -- Values (How much is that dog crap in the window?) -- The confessional -- Special dispensation -- Seven words you can never say on television -- Wasted time -- America the beautiful -- Squeamish -- Kicker.
Summary, etc.:
Journalist and cultural critic James Sullivan tells the story of Alternative America from the 1950s to the present, from the singular vantage point of George Carlin, the Catholic boy for whom nothing was sacred.
Subject: Carlin, George.
Comedians > United States > Biography.
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