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Baratunde Thurston
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Don't like doing things? There's an app for that. Check out Got This Thing, winner of #ComedyHackDay in NY.  https://youtu.be/kQHKIYWPBZk 
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Episode 7: Baratunde Thurston vs. Infowars by Tomorrow on #SoundCloud

Listen to me in conversation with Joshua Topolsky. We talk about sex Furbies, Pringles, Gowanus-infused lettuce, Nickelback, and many more things I've never discussed in public.

And this is the iTunes link http://itunes.com/tomorrowpodcast
Baratunde Thurston is a comedian, writer, entrepreneur, and orator. His background famously includes earning a degree in philosophy from Harvard, working for The Onion and writing the New York Times b
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Sunday night in NYC you won't want to miss this show. Here's a preview of the funny apps teams are building RIGHT NOW
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I read a 1993 article about my high school getting the internet. 
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This is the latest episode of my podcast, Our National Conversation About Conversations About Race. In it, we devote the entire episode to listener feedback. We'll post a new episode (#7) with new topics later today 
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I will be doing some presenting at (new york tech meetup)@NYTM. sharing #ComedyHackDay creations LIVE STREAM NOW http://mlb.mlb.com/media/player/entry.jsp?calendar_event_id=14-442290-2015-06-09&source=NYTM
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Here's my analysis of the 147 funny apps ideas that were pitched at #ComedyHackDay  in NYC last night. It includes the full list of apps, many of which I would pay for immediately!
For three years, the company I co-founded, Cultivated Wit, has been producing hackathons built around humor. We call it …
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today on instagram, i'll be sharing #tbt stories you won't want to miss. I'm calling it like Babe Ruth/ Subscribe https://instagram.com/baratunde/ 
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president and co-founder of Cultivated Wit. author of How To Be Black
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  • Cultivated Wit
    President and Co-Founder, 2012 - present
  • The Onion
    Director of Digital, 2007 - 2012
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politically-active, technology-loving comedian from the future
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Baratunde is a politically-active, technology-loving comedian from the future. He is the president and co-founder of Cultivated Wit, served as Director of Digital for The Onion and writes the monthly back page column for Fast Company. His book, How To Be Black, is a New York Times Best Seller and was published by Harper in February 2012. He tweets hard. >> Full bio.

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Director's Fellow at MIT Media Lab; Back Page columnist for Fast Company; Has advised Obama White House; 2012 Foursquare Mayor Of The Year
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  • Harvard University
    Philosophy, 1995 - 2012
  • Sidwell Friends School
    1989 - 1995
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