Patricia Marx

Patricia Marx is a staff writer for The New Yorker and a former writer for Saturday Night Live and Rugrats. She is the author of several books, including Starting From Happy and Him Her Him Again The End of Him, Now Everybody Really Hates Me, and How To Regain Your Virginity.  She was the first woman elected to the Harvard Lampoon.

She has taught at Princeton, Columbia, and NYU, but mainly she does errands and looks things up on Wikipedia.  She can take a baked potato out of the oven with her bare hand.