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Old 08-09-2019, 02:51 PM   #1
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George Carlin on the American Dream

A great American political voice, sadly missed these days (NSFW).

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Old 08-09-2019, 03:23 PM   #2
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I think "fornicated and read the papers" would be an improvement.
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Old 08-09-2019, 03:23 PM   #3
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Ouchie.
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Old 08-09-2019, 09:08 PM   #4
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Sometimes the truth hurts.
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"I sometimes try to imagine what future historians will say about us. They'll be able to sum up modern man in a single sentence: he fornicated and read the papers. After that robust description, I should guess there will be no more to say on the subject."

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Old 08-10-2019, 09:37 AM   #5
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"Property of HBO" popped up when he said "they own you"...
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