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WebSite Celebrating the Absurd needs Writers
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  • Posted: Sat, Aug 27, 2011
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We are rolling out a new media property and need initial content for the site. We are looking for pictures, memos, letters, videos that detail the absurdity of modern day life. We are not looking for you to make up the items, instead we want you to find examples of real absurdity and provide the item along with an editorial comment about the item. The tone/ voice should be The Daily Show meets Monty Python. Smart and clever win big, irony and sarcasm welcomed, mocking and distain accepted with open arms. Stupid, pedestrian or boring need not apply.
We will also consider for publishing longer original perspectives about the absurd nature of modern life as we are looking for guest or regular bloggers. We are open to a wide range of voices for this area, but think Lewis Black and you’ll know where our thinking starts.
We will pay per submission accepted, $5 per video, $2 per everything else. Blogs accepted will (in the early days) get a per word rate at the low end of the mag...

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