- John Hodgeman (The PC from the latest Apple ads) who makes his living with fake trivia and appearances on The Daily Show. Brief and snark-a-licious.
- Charles Stross, my all-time favoritest science fiction writer (I own and have read seven of his books: Accelerando, Singularity Sky, Iron Sunrise, Family Trade, The Hidden Family, The Clan Corporate, and Glasshouse, and I have two more, The Jennifer Morgue and Missile Gap, on pre-order). It's an MP3 file, so close the office door and bust out the headphones.
Jay Garmon has a vast and terrifying knowledge of all things obscure, obtuse, and irrelevant. One day, he hopes to write science fiction, but for now he'll settle for something stranger -- amusing and abusing IT pros. Read his full profile. You can also follow him on his personal blog.