Kira Soltanovich is an American comedian, writer, and actress best known for her work on prank-oriented reality shows such as Oxygen Network's Girls Behaving Badly TV Guide Network's Trapped by TV Guideand Tru TV's How To Be A Grown Up .
Tim Wu is the Isidor and Seville Sulzbacher Professor of Law at Columbia Law School. He is best known for coining the phrase network neutrality in his 2003 paper Network Neutrality, Broadband Discrimination, and popularizing the concept thereafter.
Gary Taubes is the American author of Nobel Dreams, Bad Science: The Short Life and Weird Times of Cold Fusion, and Good Calories, Bad Calories, titled The Diet Delusion in the UK and Australia.
Michael J. Fox
Michael Andrew Fox, OC, known as Michael J. Fox, is a Canadian-American actor, author, producer, and activist. With a film and television career spanning from the 1970s, Fox is best known for such roles as Mike Flaherty on the ABC sitcom Spin City, for which he won an Emmy, three Golden Globes, and two Screen Actors Guild Awards.
Frank Minis Johnson
Frank Minis Johnson Jr. was a United States Federal judge, serving 1955 to 1999 at the District and Appeals Court levels. He made landmark civil rights rulings that helped end segregation and disenfranchisement of African Americans in the South.
Paul Montgomery "Pauly" Shore is an American actor, comedian, director, writer and producer. Shore is best known for his roles in several comedy films in the 1990s including Encino Man, Son in Law, and Bio-Dome.
Kevin David Mitnick is an American computer security consultant, author and hacker, best known for his high-profile 1995 arrest and later five years in prison for various computer and communications-related crimes.
Wizzard were an English glam rock band formed by Roy Wood, former member of The Move and co-founder of the Electric Light Orchestra. The Guinness Book of 500 Number One Hits states, "Wizzard was Roy Wood just as much as Wings were Paul McCartney." They are most famous for their 1973 Christmas song "I Wish It Could Be Christmas Everyday".
Dona Bailey is an American game programmer who, along with Ed Logg in 1981, created the arcade video game Centipede.
As a young programmer Bailey was hired by General Motors and trained in assembly language programming.
Lorne Balfe is a Scottish music producer and composer for film, television, and video games.. He is best known for composing music for films such as Terminator Genisys, iBoy, and 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi, DreamWorks animated films Home and Penguins of Madagascar, video games Assassin's Creed: Revelations and Crysis 2, and the Skylanders franchise.
(CEO of the Do Something):
Nancy Lublin is the CEO of Crisis Text Line and was the creator of Dress for Success. She also served as the CEO of Do Something Inc., a company that attempts to mobilize youth to participate in social change, from 2003 to 2015.
Jordan Haworth Peele is an American actor, comedian, film director, and screenwriter. He is best known for starring in the Comedy Central sketch series Key & Peele and for his five seasons as a cast member on MADtv.
John Joseph Cassidy is a British-North American journalist, who is a staff writer at The New Yorker and a contributor to The New York Review of Books, having previously been an editor at The Sunday Times of London and a deputy editor at the New York Post.
Can We Get Married?
(South Korean television series):
Can We Get Married? is a 2012 South Korean television series starring Sung Joon, Jung So-min, Lee Mi-sook, Han Groo, and Kim Young-kwang. It aired on jTBC from October 29, 2012 to January 1, 2013 on Mondays and Tuesdays at 23:00 for 20 episodes.
Michael Hirst is an English screenwriter and producer, best known for his films Elizabeth and Elizabeth: The Golden Age, as well as the Emmy Award-winning television series The Tudors and Vikings.
Samuel Lee was an English Orientalist, born in Shropshire; professor at Cambridge, first of Arabic and then of Hebrew language; was the author of a Hebrew grammar and lexicon, and a translation of the Book of Job.
Michael Stevens is an American educator, comedian, editor, and Internet personality, best known for creating and hosting the popular YouTube channel Vsauce.
Shaun Murphy is an English professional snooker player, who won the 2005 World Championship. Nicknamed "The Magician", Murphy is noted for his straight cue action and his long potting.
Jeff Rosenstock is an American musician and songwriter from Long Island. He was the lead singer of the ska-punk band The Arrogant Sons of Bitches, the musical collective Bomb the Music Industry! and the indie rock band Kudrow.
Ryan Rodney Reynolds is a Canadian actor and producer. He portrayed Michael Bergen on the ABC sitcom Two Guys and a Girl, Billy Simpson in the YTV Canadian teen soap opera Hillside, as well as Marvel Comics characters Hannibal King in Blade: Trinity, Wade Wilson / Weapon XI in X-Men Origins: Wolverine, and the title character in Deadpool for which he received a Golden Globe Award nomination.
(Former Governor of Nebraska):
Earl Benjamin "Ben" Nelson is an American politician and member of the Democratic Party who served as the 37th Governor of Nebraska from 1991 to 1999, and as a United States Senator from Nebraska from 2001 to 2013.
My Chinese Coach
My Chinese Coach is a video game for the Nintendo DS and iOS developed by Sensory Sweep Studios and published by Ubisoft. As an installment of the My Coach series, the game teaches Mandarin Chinese through a series of lessons and games.
J. Greg Miller
J. Gregory Miller is an American horn player, composer and music arranger.
Julian Paul Assange is an Australian computer programmer, publisher and journalist. He is editor-in-chief of the organisation WikiLeaks, which he founded in 2006.
Kyle Eric Hill is an American retired professional basketball player. He was picked by the Dallas Mavericks in the 2001 NBA Draft with the 44th overall draft pick.
Philip V of Spain
(King of Spain):
Philip V was King of Spain from 1 November 1700 to 15 January 1724, when he abdicated in favour of his son Louis, and from 6 September 1724, when he assumed the throne again upon his son's death, to his own death 9 July 1746.
Dr. Craig Packer is an ecologist. His research interests include ecology of infectious diseases, ecosystem processes in African savannahs, and conservation strategies for mitigating problem-animal conflicts.
Brad Wright is a Canadian television producer, screenwriter and actor. He is best known as the creator or co-creator of the television series Stargate SG-1, Stargate Atlantis and Stargate Universe. He was born in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
(CEO of Unity Technologies):
John Riccitiello is an American businessman who served as President and Chief Operating Officer, CEO of Electronic Arts; currently CEO of Unity Technologies.
We Are Marshall
We Are Marshall is a 2006 American historical drama biopic film directed by McG. It depicts the aftermath of the 1970 plane crash that killed 37 football players on the Marshall University Thundering Herd football team, along with five coaches, two athletic trainers, the athletic director, 25 boosters, and a crew of five.
Michael Konik is an American author, television personality, jazz singer, improvisational comedian, blackjack player and poker player. Konik has a degree in Drama from New York University.
Konik currently resides in Hollywood, California.
Tory Belleci is a Sicilian-American filmmaker and model maker, best known for his work on the Discovery Channel television program MythBusters.
(CEO of the Consumer Technology Association):
Gary Shapiro is president and CEO of the Consumer Technology Association, which represents more than 2,400 tech companies and owns and produces CES.
The Creatures were a band formed in 1981 by Siouxsie and the Banshees members Siouxsie Sioux and Budgie. With the dissolution of Siouxsie and the Banshees in 1996, the Creatures graduated from an occasional project to a full-time concern.
Kari Elizabeth Byron is an American television host and artist, best known for her featured role on the Discovery Channel show MythBusters.
Roland Lazenby is an American sportswriter and educator.
Lazenby has written more than five dozen nonfiction books, mainly about basketball and American football.
Christopher Michael "Chris" Pratt is an American actor. He came to prominence from his television roles, including Bright Abbott in Everwood and Andy Dwyer in the NBC sitcom Parks and Recreation.
Grant Masaru Imahara is an American electronics, robotics and radio control expert and television host, best known for his work on the American television show MythBusters.
(CEO of Credit Karma):
Kenneth Lin is an American tech entrepreneur. Founded in 2007, his best known business is Credit Karma, an online credit score monitoring service, and he continues to serve as CEO.
Brandon Edwin Cruz is an American actor best known for his role as Eddie Corbett, son of widower Tom Corbett on the comedy-drama The Courtship of Eddie's Father.
Christopher Henry "Chris" Smith is the U.S. Representative for New Jersey's 4th congressional district, serving since 1981. He is a member of the Republican Party. The district includes portions of Mercer, Monmouth and Ocean Counties. He is currently the dean of the New Jersey congressional delegation.
Timothy "Tim" Ferriss is an American author, entrepreneur and public speaker. He has written a number of self-help books which have appeared on the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and USA Today bestseller lists, starting with The 4-Hour Workweek.
(Country in East Asia):
North Korea, officially the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, is a country in East Asia, in the northern part of the Korean Peninsula. Pyongyang is both the nation's capital as well as its largest city. To the north and northwest the country is bordered by China and by Russia along the Amnok and Tumen rivers.
Daniel Riedo is a retired Swiss sprinter. He competed at the 1968 Olympics in the 110 m hurdles but was eliminated in a semifinal.
Hamilton Morris is an American journalist, science writer, researcher, and editor who lives in Brooklyn, New York.
Adam Whitney Savage is an American industrial design and special effects designer/fabricator, actor, educator, and television personality, formerly known as co-host of the Discovery Channel television series MythBusters and Unchained Reaction.
Timothy Leo Cullen is a former infielder in Major League Baseball who played for the Washington Senators, Chicago White Sox and Oakland Athletics. He batted and threw right-handed.
In a six-season career, Cullen was a .220 hitter with nine home runs and 134 RBI in 700 games.
Michael Moss was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Explanatory Reporting in 2010, and was a finalist for the prize in 2006 and 1999. He is also the recipient of a Gerald Loeb Award and an Overseas Press Club citation.
Leah Marie Remini is an American actress, producer, author, and comedian. She is best known for her role as Serafina Tortelli on Cheers and Carrie Heffernan on The King of Queens.
Joshua Michael "Josh" Thomas is an Australian comedian, actor and TV writer. In 2005, at the age of 17, he became the youngest ever winner of the Melbourne International Comedy Festival's Raw Comedy Competition.