Fact: The daughter of late comedy legend George Carlin has landed her own radio show. The Kelly Carlin Show will air on satellite broadcaster Sirius XM's Raw Dog Comedy channel from Sunday (12Feb12) and will feature a number of celebrity interviews, including Robin Williams, Lewis Black and Eddie Izzard.
Fact: Controversial comic George Carlin is to be honoured with the 11th Mark Twain Prize for American Humour at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C. in November (08).
Quote: <p>"This world is a big theatre-in-the-round as far as I'm concerned, and I'd love to watch it spin itself into oblivion. Tune in and watch the human adventure. It's a cursed, doomed species, but it's interesting as hell." Comedian George Carlin looks forward to Armageddon. </p>