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Topic - George Carlin
Comedian Dane Cook's career is soaring to new heights.
Let's learn about the legendary comedian, soon to celebrate his 60th birthday.
The late George Carlin's comedy will come alive again this weekend.
Ah George, we hardly knew ye. It is fitting to apply this old Irish anti-warlament to the late, great George Carlin, the comedian's comedian who began as a "regular" stand-up and ended as something very different ... and a recipient of the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor.
"I want to do something that's outside the box but still has humor," he said. "I did a show with NBC last year but unfortunately it didn't go the distance. This particular one isn't primarily a comedy. It's a little dark with some humor in it."
"This might be the one time I'm speechless," he said after receiving the Oscar.