Baratunde Thurston

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Co-founder of Cultivated Wit and co-host of the podcast, About Race

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Hillary talks about Black Lives Matter.

Trump's Immigration Plan

Hillary talks about Black Lives Matter.

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This weekend in Los Angeles, teams of hackers will compete to build the most hilarious, wittiest apps and hardware. Practicality is not necessarily required -- though it helps.

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This weekend in Los Angeles, teams of hackers will compete to build the most hilarious, wittiest apps and hardware. Practicality is not necessarily required -- though it helps.

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