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Cookie Monsters not on Sesame Street.

In celebration of pangalatic week, let's talk about .

Join the dark side,                  we have cookies.

Do worry if you missed it. We missed out on national ice cream for breakfast day (Feb 5).

For pangalatic privacy week, let's talk about browser cookie privacy warnings.

I've always known that they created rather than privacy.

I hadn't previously known that there was an entire industry to make sure that was the case.

Yet another way join the dark side.

For years I had been seeing T-shirts that said “Join the dark side — we have cookies.”

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Enlightened, now I am.

Written by Russell Brand

Entrepreneur in residence at Founder Institute, he has mentored, performed due diligence on and invested in numerous early stage companies. Hundreds of these early stage companies have described Russell’s insights and advice as the most useful thing in the history of their companies. He has always had an inborn ability to find more valuable uses of new ideas and faster ways to achieve results.

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What’s in a word — BRIEF

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Pivoting your way from not surviving to thriving