Archives for the day of: April 12, 2016

 

 

  

 

 

  

Sausage&wine             dru

I’m don’t find it astonishing or even ironic that George could write such eloquence. I followed him for years and while his comedy was the BEST, I loved him for his serious side too; as exhibited at times in his live concerts (i saw two or three) and his interviews.
THANX to cmaukonen for a fabulous post! dru

Finnish Perspective

SOMETHING TO PONDER: George Carlin305_527819187242943_1426566339_n

George Carlin’s wife died early in 2008 and George followed her, dying in July 2008. It is ironic George Carlin – comedian of the 70’s and 80’s – could write something so very eloquent and so very appropriate.

An observation by George Carlin:

The paradox of our time in history is that we have taller buildings but shorter tempers, wider Freeways, but narrower viewpoints. We spend more, but have less, we buy more, but enjoy less. We have bigger houses and smaller families, more conveniences, but less time. We have more degrees but less sense, more knowledge, but less judgment, more experts, yet more problems, more medicine, but less wellness.

We drink too much, smoke too much, spend too recklessly, laugh too little, drive too fast, get too angry, stay up too late, get up too tired, read too little, watch TV too much, and…

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