Okay, the people that i care about, the people that have inspired me, need to goddamn well stop dying.
Like right fucking now.
The thing that gets to me about the passing of someone like George Carlin is that there will never be anyone else like George Carlin. Having seen the example of Carlin, no comedian or social commentator will ever be able to be anything except a pale copy of the masterpiece that was his mind.
We all dwell in the shadow of genius, and the chill that comes from dwelling in shadow is setting in…