MaxFunCon 2009, Creative People Being More Awesome

John Hodgman, Jonathan Coulton

Jesse Thorn, producer and host of the public radio show The Sound of Young America (, is organizing MaximumFunCon, an weekend long offsite gathering of creative people who want to be more awesome taking place June 12th-14th, 2009 at the UCLA Lake Arrowhead Conference Center in Southern Californina.


The conference features an amazing line up of entertainment and education, including a keynote presentation by John Hodgman, plus You Look Nice Today, Jordan, Jesse GO!, Never Not Funny, Jonathan Coulton, Hard ‘N Phirm, Merlin Mann and Mark Frauenfelder & Xeni Jardin of Boing Boing, plus much more.

Here’s Jesse’s post on MaximumFunCon.

It looks like a great event, Lori and I are both planning on going.

photos by Peter Leonard and Adam Lisagor