KRT ENTER STORY SLUGGED: CARLIN KRT PHOTOGRAPH BY MIKE FISHER/CHICAGO TRIBUNE (KRT2-June12) Stand-up comic George Carlin recently performed at the Star Plaza in Merrillville, Indiana. Over the span of his long career, Carlin has performed in ten Home Box Office (HBO) comedy specials, recorded18 albums and received two Grammy Awards. (dmj31530)1997 (COLOR) (Additional photo available on KRT Presslink or by request)
KRT ENTER STORY SLUGGED: CARLIN KRT PHOTOGRAPH BY MIKE FISHER/CHICAGO TRIBUNE (KRT2-June12) Stand-up comic George Carlin recently performed at the Star Plaza in Merrillville, Indiana. Over the span of his long career, Carlin has performed in ten Home Box Office (HBO) comedy specials, recorded18 albums and received two Grammy Awards. (dmj31530)1997 (COLOR) (Additional photo available on KRT Presslink or by request)
KRT ENTER STORY SLUGGED: CARLIN KRT PHOTOGRAPH BY MIKE FISHER/CHICAGO TRIBUNE (KRT2-June12) Stand-up comic George Carlin recently performed at the Star Plaza in Merrillville, Indiana. Over the span of his long career, Carlin has performed in ten Home Box Office (HBO) comedy specials, recorded18 albums and received two Grammy Awards. (dmj31530)1997 (COLOR) (Additional photo available on KRT Presslink or by request)

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