Netroots Nation: Speaker/Trainer Profile

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Joseph Novick


Attorney, elected official, & comedian. Joey served as an elected Councilman, as the only progressive Democrat on a rightwing Republican-dominated Council. He's appeared on MTV, Rascal's Comedy Hour, and Comedy Central. He’s played Catch A Rising Star, Dangerfield's and comedy venues across the country. He's opened for Jerry Seinfeld, Ray Romano, Chris Rock, and Robert Klein. Joey performed for the National League of Cities and National Association of County Officials. He’s observed the right-wing from the inside by attending Right Online, CPAC, and Faith & Freedom Conference. “I’m fat, bald, grey- bearded - I look like a typical Republican. They trust and open up to me.” At Right Online, he’s had drinks with Michele Bachmann and was photographed with Michelle Malkin and Joe The Plumber. He’s the founder of, a parody news site. Like The Onion, but featuring NJ issues.

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