Man. If I had a famous twisted old man to look up to, it’d have to be him. I remember finding a super warped (pun intended) record of him when I was a kid. I’d listen to it until the warp got the best of it. It was somewhere around the douche/underleg deoderant part. 🙂
Well, hooray for YouTube for having the 7 dirty words. I won’t embed that in case you’re at work or simply can’t stand dirty language. My language. Anyway, that clip (linked) is actually the 1978 recap of his list. I actually like the CNN coverage, which has his reaction after being arrested for indencency. Even then he’s wicked clever in his response.
Ah, blue food! I hope he’s somewhere eating his elusive blue food. Sorry you didn’t find it sooner, George. Maybe it really does bestow immortality.
It’s appropriate that I find out about his death this morning, since I’m flying today. Every time I get on a plane I think “Fuck you! I’m getting IN the plane! Let the daredevils get ON the plane.”