Comedy

Louie C.K.: Five examples of his twisted comic wisdom

Like Lenny Bruce in the '60s, George Carlin in the '70s or Bill Hicks in the '90s, Louie C.K. could go down as the premier comic of this decade. His standup specials have not only changed the course of comedy material, but have changed the business of stand-up comedy. C.K. will be performing to a sold-out crowd at the Bellco Theatre this Saturday.

For those of you who couldn't land a ticket, here's a primer on some of Louie C.K.'s most memorable social commentaries. See also: Katt Williams melts down on stage, threatens and spits on fan Andrew Orvedahl and Adam Cayton-Holland to record comedy albums at the Bug Theater Kristin Rand, of the all-female comedy group Ladyface, talks stand-up vs. sketch

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