Carlin did 14 specials for HBO, the most of any standup comic. The premium cable network is devoting two nights of programming to Carlin (all times ET/PT). On Wednesday, HBO 2 will air On Location: George Carlin at USC (8 p.m.), George Carlin Again! (9:30 p.m.), Carlin at Carnegie (11:30 p.m.), Carlin on Campus (midnight), Playin' With Your Head (1 a.m.). On Thursday, HBO 2 will air What Am I Doing in New Jersey? (8 p.m.), Doin' It Again (9 p.m.) and Jammin' in New York (10 p.m.).
On Friday, HBO will air his last special, It's Bad for Ya (9 p.m.).
Tuesday, June 24, 2008
HBO changes schedule to pay tribute
HBO, the premium channel, has rearranged its schedule to pay tribute to the late comedic legend, George Carlin: