I’m Eli, and I’m glad you’re here. I’m an American satirist and frequent contributor to The New Yorker and McSweeney's Internet Tendency. I’m the author of the upcoming satirical essay collection This Won’t Help: Modest Proposals for a More Enjoyable Apocalypse. Sign up below to read my latest humor. Nothing will cure me from reading the news — I’m hoping this does:
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