George Carlin’s been working the crowd since “the counterculture” became “the over-the-counter culture” around or so; his new book, Brain Droppings. The Paperback of the Brain Droppings by George Carlin at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $ or more!. Description. Grammy® Award Winner! In Brain Droppings, Carlin brings to audio his singular brand of comedic satire that has made him a favorite of stage.

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This doesn’t capture his wit very well. And unlike other comics who believe we’ve somehow misplaced the American dream, Carlin braib it as a great—but incredibly funny—myth. Actually, your parents threw that stuff out long ago. Something special to note was the section on Animal Instincts starting in page See 1 question about Brain Droppings….

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Brain Droppings

Brain Droppings by George Carlin. It’s impossible to imagine comedians such as Mitch Hedberg and Steven Wright existing without Carlin’s carlib. May 06, Montzalee Wittmann rated it really liked it.

The ‘fourth version’ of your stuff. Just the right amount of stuff to lead a simple and uncomplicated life.

Some people drive around all weekend just lookin’ for garage sales. Trivia About Brain Droppings. This was Carlin’s “first real book” and contains much of Carlin’s stand-up comedy material.

This article needs additional citations for verification. Usually I put down a book that I’m not enjoying but I had heard such good things about this one and I wanted to give it every chance I could.


The man was brilliant when it came to the nuances of language and how word choice shapes our thoughts and outlooks in life. Then there’s all the stuff you droppingss in your car.

That’s when your friend from Maui calls and says, droppinggs, why don’t you come over to Maui for the weekend and spend a couple of nights over here? I wasn’t bored, and I didn’t fail to be engaged. Sometimes calrin go on vacation, and you gotta take some of your stuff. The book was hilarious, as expected. Otherwise someone else might wind up with more stuff. There is always hope. Not sure what the other drivers thought about that.

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I was in the back of Okay, I think I should droppigs more because honestly, when am I going to write about Carlin again? Provoked the powers that be. So now you got a houseful of stuff. Carlin was the master of both summing up, tearing down, and tuning in to humanity’s foibles, goofy rules and attitudes, and helping us to examine life and society from a different perspective.

I got a kick out of George Carlin’s in your face, irreverent style of humor. Articles needing additional references from April All articles droppjngs additional references Articles lacking reliable references from August All articles lacking reliable references Pages to import images to Wikidata. But this book was just ok. Even though he claims at the start of the book to really be an optimist, I can’t help but think it would have been hard to come up with most of his material without being a little bitter.


Carljn forged space for free political speech, free editorial conviction. There is one chapter on how early men started a ritual of human sacrifice which was ingenious.

The audiobook received a Grammy awardCarlin’s third, in February It’s probably weird that, if this were half as long and subjected to the same rigor he gave to his standup material, I would probably have given this four stars. Carlin did observational humor better than Seinfeld, shock humor better than the equally deceased Sam Kinison, ranting topical humor better than the now Republican Dennis Miller, deep philosophical humor better than the now creepy Woody Allen and outrage humor better than the also cralin Bill Hicks.

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Braon you also got your carry-on stuff, plus the stuff you bought in the airport. Nov 29, Girish rated it liked it. Everybody’s gotta have a place for their stuff.

Published April 22nd by Hachette Books first published January 1st I hadn’t ever seen any of George Carlin’s comedy live or on TV, so my boyfriend made me watch some youtube videos of GC doing his thing. You look down and see all the little piles of stuff.