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    Quote Originally Posted by nathanbforrest45 View Post
    The problem with Carson was he was the first to bring out celebrities and allowed them to make political commentary.

    He was a snappy dresser however and when in Hong Kong I bought one of his tailor made suits.
    I guess, but it was all good old fashion humor.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Chris View Post
    I guess, but it was all good old fashion humor.

    Funny stuff
    Political tags - such as royalist, communist, democrat, populist, fascist, liberal, conservative, and so forth - are never basic criteria. The human race divides politically into those who want people to be controlled and those who have no such desire.
    Robert A. Heinlein

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    Quote Originally Posted by nathanbforrest45 View Post

    Funny stuff
    Ah, Robin Williams. Such a huge loss.
    At the end of the day...I am still glad that I am me. Tail and all.

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    Quote Originally Posted by nathanbforrest45 View Post

    Funny stuff
    Well, you get three legends together like that, it can't help but be funny.
    "For all sad words of tongue and pen, The saddest are these, 'It might have been'." John Greenleaf Whittier

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    To look at TV comedians, anyone would believe that it was right wing comics who were thin on the ground.
    News: Rich people paying rich people to tell middle class people to blame poor people.

    They say a little knowledge is a dangerous thing, but it's not one half so bad as a lot of ignorance.

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    Quote Originally Posted by silvereyes View Post
    Ah, Robin Williams. Such a huge loss.

    It has been said that comedians are the most insecure people on the planet. This is why they go into comedy, to deflect their fears and anguish. They are hoping to get people to laugh with them instead of at them.
    Political tags - such as royalist, communist, democrat, populist, fascist, liberal, conservative, and so forth - are never basic criteria. The human race divides politically into those who want people to be controlled and those who have no such desire.
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    The majority of what passes for TV humor is liberal propaganda aimed at the low watt, dim bulb types, take late talk shows, or the view.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dangermouse View Post
    To look at TV comedians, anyone would believe that it was right wing comics who were thin on the ground.
    Would you care to explain?

    Calling yourself a comedian is one thing. Being funny is quite another. Most of the so called comedians today as I said early on are not funny, they are mean spirited, profane, and think attacking Conservatives or Christians is funny. I don't watch any of the comedy shows anymore because in a word they are REVOLTING.
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    Political tags - such as royalist, communist, democrat, populist, fascist, liberal, conservative, and so forth - are never basic criteria. The human race divides politically into those who want people to be controlled and those who have no such desire.
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    Quote Originally Posted by nathanbforrest45 View Post
    It has been said that comedians are the most insecure people on the planet. This is why they go into comedy, to deflect their fears and anguish. They are hoping to get people to laugh with them instead of at them.
    I cry every time i see the video clip of coco crying when she hears about his death. It just shatters my heart.
    At the end of the day...I am still glad that I am me. Tail and all.

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    Quote Originally Posted by texan View Post
    They made fun of Midgits. I am a little short on time now I will talk with you guys later.
    So did singer Randy Newman.

    When you cuss a farmer, don't talk with your mouth full.

    Political parties are all a part of the same hypocrisy.
    Independent and proud of it!

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