IWNY13: Joan Rivers in Conversation


Note: This is a post recapping my key takeaways from Internet Week 2013. For more, check out this post: What I Learned from Internet Week 2013.

In this fireside chat, the legendary Joan Rivers talks about comedy and technology.

5 Quotes from Joan Rivers

  • On the state of comedy: “Right now is such a great moment for comedians. You have an idea? You can do it right now.”
  • On getting discovered: “If you’re really funny, people will find you.”
  • On distractions: “Put on blinders and run your own race.”
  • On persistence: “The lightning will strike if you stay in the rain long enough.”
  • On retiring: “People ask why I’m not retired. Retire from what? I love what I do.”

Check out more of my learnings from Internet Week or follow Joan Rivers on Twitter.

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