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 .

Author: Mauktilar Shakataur
Country: Argentina
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Marketing
Published (Last): 8 May 2008
Pages: 354
PDF File Size: 10.52 Mb
ePub File Size: 10.60 Mb
ISBN: 607-3-83910-923-2
Downloads: 67039
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Akinogore

No, you know where the sanctity of life came from?

I knew what I was getting when I started this book — one of the many books written by the late George Carlin. For those not familiar with Mr.

There’s plenty of food for thought in Carlin’s talks. Share your thoughts with other customers. Pacifica Foundationin which a narrow decision by the justices affirmed the government’s right to regulate Carlin’s act on the public airwaves.

I did not read every word in this book.

Four adn 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. I don’t have time for fine distinctions. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics.

Napalm and Silly Putty – Wikipedia

As far as what could have been better about this book, while I understand most of it was just jokes, it was hard to read without being naplm. To ask other readers questions about More Napalm and Silly Puttyplease sign up. Overall, well worth the price! Funny, but he comes across better when performing in front of an audience.


Sep 03, Tom rated it really liked it. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime.

Napalm & Silly Putty

Better Living Through Plastic Explosives. He was a frequent performer and guest host on The Tonight Show during the three-decade Johnny Carson era, and was also the first person naaplm host Saturday Night Live.

Sep 23, Steven Walle rated it it was amazing. Anc 08, Scott Neal Reilly rated it it naalm ok Recommends it for: However, because I identify with a lot of the things he says, he can not be far from reality. Besides, Carlin had this very characteristic way of expressing himself and he maintained it as it was, with all the profanities and the satirical comments. 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 for future books.

Napalm & Silly Putty: George Carlin: : Books

I saw him in concert at the State Theater in Ann Arbor and immediately fell in love. Thank god Carlin stayed low on the corporate food chain and high on his own utterly idiosyncratic ideas!

Basically, this putth a collection of George Carlin ranting. Another hilarious read from Mr. The chapters didn’t have a thematical connection most of the times but throughout the book there were several chapters with Short Takes and The Evening News. That’s why I never thought so much depended on his delivery, until I tried to read instead of watching. Buy the selected items together This item: Carlin and his “Seven Dirty Words” comedy routine were central to the U.


English Choose a language for shopping. To appreciate the humor, I also found it helpful to really have Carlin’s voice and delivery style in your head watch a recent HBO special to get familiar with it.

I selected this book because I like George Carlin and I assumed that his written works would easily rival his stand up performances, so with that in mind, I began to read all of his books. And he makes some startling observations, including: He comes across like an philosopher except really angry and bitter about things in the world. A lot of these jokes are in the stand-up so t warning: Jun 29, Menglong Youk rated it it was amazing Shelves: The most annoying thing is the piano “finishing” sounds – like top hat drum roll only worse.

Although I will admit to laughing out loud and drawing some stares during my I’ve been a fan of George Carlin for the longest time and have watched his skits countless times. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. Dec 06, Josh C.