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Gary Rudoren

Gary Rudoren


Gary Rudoren is the co-author of the humor bible Comedy by the Numbers. His writing has been featured in McSweeney’s, the New York Times, Esquire, The Forward and Reader’s Digest, among many others. He is also the father of 15-year-old twins who don’t listen to him.

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Famous Dad Advice That History Forgot—Maybe for the Best

Hey, famous folks got their inspiration from somewhere! Here’s the dad advice that may (or may not) have motivated the world’s most renowned men and women.