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Lizz Winstead

What’s Happened to the News?

About Lizz Winstead

Lizz Winstead is the co-creator and former head writer of Comedy Central’s The Daily Show and co-founder of Air America Radio. Currently, she is head writer, producer, and co-host of Wake Up World, a satirical morning radio show where she performs  with her comedy troop Shoot the Messenger. She is a regular guest on MSNBC’s The Ed Show, a frequent contributor to The Huffington Post, a columnist for the environmental magazine Plenty, and a stand-up comedian.

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