Lex Friedman blogs here.

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.

You should follow him on both Twitter and App.net.

Lex would be delighted to speak at your awesome event.

Hire Me, Jimmy Fallon!

The debut of Late Night With Jimmy Fallon yesterday was solid. The show has plenty of potential, and Jimmy — though nervous — performed well. As he settles into a groove, I imagine the show will continue to evolve and get only funnier.

In fact, I like the show so much, I’d like Jimmy Fallon to hire me as a writer. Jimmy’s close to my age (I’m a few years younger), and much of his writing staff is young, too.

I’ve created a brand-new site devoted to my open application to Mr. Fallon. It’s called, creatively:

HireMeJimmyFallon.com

Posted on March 4th, 2009