Tumblr Case Study: “Ask X” with Carl Zimmer and Pentatonix


“Ask X” is something I’m trying out on the Yale Tumblr. It’s an opportunity for anyone in the world to connect with people who’re doing inspiring work in the fields of business, science, politics and art.

It’s inspired, of course, by Reddit’s IAmA, which is an online event where Redditors do an online Q&A with interesting people – former IAmAs include Nate SilverChristopher Poole, and Barack Obama.



The first two “Ask X” events were with Pentatonix and popular science writer Carl Zimmmer. Here’re a few thoughts about the “Ask X” format:

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