George Carlin, Dead at 71

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Comedian George Carlin, one of America’s favourite stand-up comedians, has passed away at the age of 71. A spokesperson said he suffered heart failure.

Carlin, whose many film credits include “Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure”, “Jersey Girl” and “Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back”, produced 23 comedy albums, 14 HBO specials and three books.

He’ll be sadly missed.

Read the full report at The Associated Press.