RIP George Carlin

Laurence Glavin
Tue Jun 24 14:10:32 EDT 2008

>----- Original Message -----
>From: "Rick Kelly" 
>To: "Kevin Vahey" 
>Subject: Re: RIP George Carlin
>Date: Mon, 23 Jun 2008 11:58:37 -0400

>On Mon, Jun 23, 2008 at 2:45 AM, Kevin Vahey wrote:
> Comedian George Carlin has died at the age of 71.
> He briefly was a jock at long forgotten WVDA 1260 before it became WEZE.
>The story goes that he was fired due to driving the News Mobile Unit
>to New York for the purpose of buying pot.

>RIP Mr. Hippy-Dippy Weatherman (with your hippy-dippy weather, man!)
>Rick Kelly

I'm reminded of another great comedian noted for his irreverence:  Henry Morgan.
He too made fun of the presentation of the weather in media with this line:
"Today MUGGY, followed bt TUEGGY, WEGGY and THURGY".
I still get laughs when I use this line (without attribution)

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