George Carlin

At the Arlington, Sunday, September 30

Won’t someone please think of the children? George Carlin has thought of the children all right, and he’ll argue that they rank up there with euphemistic pleasantries, religion, and politicians. Laughter flowed, sometimes a little cautiously, as Carlin returned to the Arlington Theatre last Sunday to remind Santa Barbara through his acerbic, observational humor, that there’s no PC in stand-up.

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