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  1. My interests in the world of technology are mainly video games, but I like tech as a means to help solve big issues, such as the demands on natural resources.
  2. I repurposed an old World War II merchant ship door into one of the best coffee tables you have ever seen. I have also made little cabinets and media centers.
  3. I’m a bit of a curmudgeon. I don’t like Valentine’s Day and New Year’s and Halloween.
  4. Even if things are going well, I’m always thinking that I’m about to be hit with the dreaded gut punch and — psych! — I’ll find out that it’s all falling apart.
  5. I’m not joking — it’s a top-three dream of mine to be on a comedy on HBO and to have it directed by Mike Judge and Alec Berg, and then on top of that, have it be with friends, two of them I’ve known for 10 years.
  6. I went from being the shy weirdo to the class clown in a couple of years.
  7. I’ve always been a gamer. I play a version of Dungeons & Dragons.
  8. I’m cool as a cucumber, baby.
  9. I’m a military history buff.
  10. We thought it would be pretty cool to officially declare ourselves a gang. Our gang name was called the Rude Boys. Of course, any Rude Gang would need a jacket.
  11. I grew up on ’80s action movies… Jean Claude Van Damme, Schwarzenegger, Stallone… If there were ever some opportunity to do that, it’d be great.
  12. I still like farts. I still think farts are some of the funniest things.
  13. I laugh at stuff like Snapchat thinking it can change the world.
  14. Everything needs to be lampooned. I believe that there’s not any sacred ground.
  15. I think when you go in, with film or television, you want to tell this narrative. And with ‘Joshy,’ you want it to be grounded with moments — it’s not like, ‘Everyone be as funny as you can, quickly, at all times!’ It’s not like that. You have to pick the right improvisers.
  16. I like my flight sims because I can set up a very robust joystick setup and my head tracking software.
  17. I don’t program, so I don’t belong in Silicon Valley. If I did belong in Silicon Valley, I’d be there creating a revolutionary compression algorithm for billions of dollars.
  18. My choice growing up was the ‘Star Wars’ role playing game. At that time in the Nineties, they had a pretty robust pen and paper system.
  19. You can’t predict the future, and you’ve got to go with your gut on these things, and I’m sure if you speak to a laundry list of CEOs and people who have gone through the startup process themselves, they’ll say it’s an endless hurdle race, and you are inevitably going to catch your legs on hurdles, and it’s just how you roll with that.
  20. I’m a PC guy.

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