Baratunde, In Brief.

Baratunde Thurston has told jokes professionally on five continents, worked for The Onion, produced for The Daily Show, advised the Obama White House on using tech to connect with the public, and cleaned bathrooms to pay for his Harvard education. He co-founded Cultivated Wit and Panoply's About Race podcast and wrote the New York Times bestseller How To Be BlackBaratunde is a highly sought-after public speaker and internet person whose LinkedIn profile history includes: a correspondent with NatGeo’s Explorer series, columnist for Fast Company, closing speaker for TED and host of TED Talks PBS, director’s fellow at the MIT Media Lab, national board member for BUILD, and gentrifier of Brooklyn, New York.



Baratunde likes Instagram. You can see his pictures on Instagram, where people post pictures.