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Lex is the EVP of Sales and Development for Midroll, the world's best podcast advertising network.

He was previously Macworld's senior writer, and continues to contribute to the publication. He is the cohost of the Not Playing podcast, a cohost of the Turning This Car Around podcast, a cohost of the The Rebound podcast, and the sole host of the Your Daily Lex podcast.

Lex's first book, The Snuggie Sutra, is exactly what it sounds like. His most recent book is a Dr. Seuss parody for adults; it's called The Kid in the Crib.

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Damian Kulash, Clayton Morris, Matt Drance, Paul Kafasis: An all-star month of Unprofessional

Four great recent episodes of Unprofessional.

We hosted an Accidental Car Podcast with Matt Drance. He taught us more about cars than we ever knew before. Two awesome sponsors:

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A transcript of this episode is available, courtesy of Mijingo.


Fox News anchor Clayton Morris joined us for an episode we called Jerry Was My Girlfriend. We talked about the lost catacombs of New York, autograph collecting, and how to avoid “pulling a Roker.” Two excellent sponsors:

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A transcript of this episode is available, courtesy of Mijingo.


OK Go lead singer Damian Kulash talked to us about fish sticks, sports, and the joys of evolution in Covering All the Bases. You know OK Go not just for their music but for their insane music videos.

Two incredible sponsors:

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A transcript of this episode is available, courtesy of Mijingo.


Paul Kafasis joined me and Dave in Australia for a special episode we call Live From Down Under. Few kangaroos were harmed in the making of this episode.

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Posted on June 6th, 2013