About The Rubesletter
Rude. Honest. Funny. Smart. In this weekly newsletter, NYC comedian/writer Matt Ruby dives deep on comedy, tech, politics, art, spirituality, pop culture, and more. If you enjoy nuanced takes, don't get offended easily, & hate BS, sign up. New issues every Tuesday.
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And in the meanwhile, here’s a taste of my standup comedy:
Contact me via email at email@example.com.
My latest standup special
is free on YouTube.
And you can stream my standup albums
“Feels Like Matt Ruby”