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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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Ricky Gervais
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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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  • Rainn Wilson is an actor best known for his role as the egomaniacal Dwight Schrute in the NBC sitcom "The Office." He grew up in Seattle, Wash., as a member…

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  • Astrophysicist

    Janna Levin is a professor of physics and astronomy at Barnard College of Columbia University. She is also director of sciences at Pioneer Works, a center for arts and

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  • Baratunde Thurston is a politically-active, technology-loving comedian from the future. He co-founded the black political blog, Jack and Jill Politics and serves as Director of Digital for The Onion

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