Comedy is important! Technology is important! Comedy and technology are important together!
I recently sat down with Nathan Cykiert at The Verge. Mostly we just sat there, but after 53 minutes of silence and mindful eye contact, we talked about all sorts of fun things in this wide-ranging interview.
Then we went to lunch with some fellow Vergers. I don’t know if they call themselves Vergers, but they should. Then I ran into Joshua Topolsky and told him I was gunning for his job. This is not true.
Here’s a visual metaphor for the bell I keep ringing about the importance of comedy and technology.