Don't Read The Ipsum

Comedy Hack Day

In 2015 I had the absolute pleasure of being accepted to participate in Chicago’s first Comedy Hack Day, a hackathon started by Cultivated Wit in SF. By far one of the most incredible weekends of my year. I laughed and learned an incredible amount with our diverse group.

Comedy Hack Day

Our million dollar idea? Don’t Read The Ipsum. We created a web app that generates artisan jumbled words based on Reddit threads, Twitter handles, and New York Times article searches, for a much more enjoyable Lorum Ipsum experience. I was responsible for the UI & UX and partnered up for the HTML & CSS. After presenting in front of a panel of judges, we ended up a finalist.

Read more about it and try it out yourself.

Logo and illustrations: Subi Shah