The only difference is that Louis and Bill are beloved by this subreddit and despite these two transgressions, I love them too , and Leary is not. Articles with hAudio microformats. I have no horse in this race, but that doesn't answer the question. That coupled with all the stories about him stealing material makes me consider him a total irrelevant hack. Denis is probably not as cool with it as Dane was though.. Did you think they were roommates their whole lives?
Either way, I'm sure we can both agree that Leary is a piece of shit hack. Retrieved October 22, And Leary is a Hicks thief to the max. The former star of Rescue Me has been accused of stealing not only some material but his entire stage persona from the late cult comic Bill Hicks. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
In a appearance on The Opie and Anthony Show , comedian Louis CK claimed that Leary stole his "I'm an asshole" routine, which was then expanded upon and turned into a hit song by Leary. I am just supremely uninterested in it. This piece of Louis CK audio is pretty old too. They are also friends with Denis Leary, so they were getting his side of the story. I would have LOVED for a REAL conversation about how Hicks' material and persona ended up on Leary's albums, a civil discussion to clear the air of all the thievery accusations is all it would take, but Leary won't even listen to Louie's recorded side of the story the argument he's defending himself against ….
Call it a day. And Louie seems more than willing to do it. However the word "asshole" is still present and uncensored. That's my whole fucking point. Denis Leary Comedy Culture features. More like he took a suit someone else had designed and crafted, then added a little trim and put his name on it.