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Matt Braunger, Funny Dummy

His main advice is just to learn from your idiocy.

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In the interview, stand-up comedian and podcaster Matt Braunger is here to discuss his new special Finally Live in Portland, his podcast Advice From a Dipshit, and whether or not he would eat racist fudge.

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