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If You Work in a Creative Industry, You Should ... If You Work in a Creative Industry, You Should Steal Other People's Ideas
John Cleese
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Ruby Wax on Neuroplasticity: "You're the Archit... Ruby Wax on Neuroplasticity: "You're the Architect of Your Own Brain"
Ruby Wax
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Jesus Was My Invisible Babysitter Jesus Was My Invisible Babysitter
Ricky Gervais
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The Most Valuable Skill that Nobody Teaches: Ho... The Most Valuable Skill that Nobody Teaches: How to Listen
Tom Yorton
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The Serious Genius Behind Hilarious Comedy

The world is a funny place. The careful observation and wit of a comedian can bring touching lessons from life's most absurd moments. Here are some the smartest comics in all the land — and undoubtedly some of the funniest.
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  • Global Financial Strategist

    Ruchir Sharma is head of emerging markets and chief global strategist at Morgan Stanley Investment Management. A longtime columnist, he now contributes frequently to The Wall Street Journal

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  • Investigative Journalist and Author

    Eric Schlosser is an American author known for his investigative journalism. His books include "Fast Food Nation," "Reefer Madness," "Chew On This," and "Command and Control."

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  • Policy and Economic Justice Expert

    C. Nicole Mason is the author of Born Bright: A Young Girl’s Journey from Nothing to Something in America and heads up CR2PI at the New York Women’s Foundation.

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