Baratunde Leaves Healthcare, Job At Onion....
Four and a half years ago, I proudly joined the ranks of America’s Finest News Source, a/k/a The Onion. For a comedian, tech geek and politics and news junkie, it was and remains an epic high in my life. Today, with a deep sense of nostalgia, I’m excited to move to the next chapter of that insane life having stepped down as Director of Digital to pursue more entrepreneurial ventures....
The Angry Mute Negro
In response to, “When did you first realize you were black?” The day that I first realized I was black was my senior year of high school. At the time I lived and went to school in Vallejo, CA. Vallejo was the home of notable rappers E-40 and Mac Dre. It was also the home of Nascar driver Jeff Gordon…. but I digress. Anywho, back to my realization. During my senior year, I took...