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Funny as Tech is comedy and conversation for our brave new world!



Join us as we tackle some of the thorniest topics in tech with special guests each month for this live show taped for a podcast.



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ABOUT THE SHOW:



Co-hosts David Ryan Polgar (tech ethicist) and Joe Leonardo (comedian) are joined by experts and comedians to help unpack our absurd present and uncertain future. Whether it's selfies, self-driving cars, or post-death communication, we'll laugh all the way to our eventual replacement by robots.



PREVIOUS GUESTS INCLUDE:



  • Chuck Nice (co-host of Star Talk Radio with Dr. Neil Degrasse Tyson)
  • Manoush Zomorodi (host of WNYC's Note To Self Podcast)
  • Douglas Rushkoff (author of Program Or Be Programmed & Throwing Rocks at the Google Bus)
  • Dennis Mortensen (CEO and Founder of x.ai)


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David Ryan Polgar (@TechEthicist) is a frequent speaker (3-time TEDx, The School of the New York Times), tech commentator (SiriusXM, CNN.com, Inc.com, HuffPost), and contributing writer for Big Think, Quartz, and IBM Think Leaders. He is currently focused on whether we are becoming "botified" online, along with the ethical concerns facing emerging tech. Polgar co-founded the global Digital Citizenship Summit and currently works with the virtual world startup Friendbase. 



Joe Leonardo (@ImJoeLeonardo) is a comedian, improviser and writer who has been featured on ESPN, Travel Channel, NPR, Anderson Cooper LIVE, Cafe, and Prank Academy to name a few. He is currently a house team performer at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre in New York and co-host of their WednesdayNight Improv Jam. Joe is also the creator/host of The Flying Blind Sketch Show, which plays bi-monthly at The People's Improv Theater and is one of the founders of Sea Tea Improv.



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More Dates
Funny As Tech! with David Ryan Polgar and Joe Leonardo Tue 1/9/18 7:00pm   Striker on E 24th
Funny As Tech! with David Ryan Polgar and Joe Leonardo Tue 2/13/18 7:00pm   Striker on E 24th
Funny As Tech! with David Ryan Polgar and Joe Leonardo Tue 3/13/18 7:00pm   Striker on E 24th
Funny As Tech! with David Ryan Polgar and Joe Leonardo Tue 4/10/18 7:00pm   Striker on E 24th
Funny As Tech! with David Ryan Polgar and Joe Leonardo Tue 5/8/18 7:00pm   Striker on E 24th
Funny As Tech! with David Ryan Polgar and Joe Leonardo Tue 6/12/18 7:00pm   Striker on E 24th