Daniel Burt is a writer and comedian from Australia. Early in his career, Burt presented programs on SYN90.7 and Melbourne’s c31, including Pluck, The Reviewers, Raucous, and 3 Day Growth. In 2002, he won National TREV Campus Comedy Competition. In 2005, Burt lived in New York where he interned as a writer for the Late Show with David Letterman. He spent all his savings and borrowed money from his parents just to get to New York for the interview. He returned to Melbourne in 2006 and since then has written for skitHOUSE, The Glass House, The Sideshow, Good News Week, The Einstein Factor, National Bingo Night, Hole in the Wall, Taken Out, and The Biggest Loser. and The 7pm Project. As a corporate speaker, he has entertained companies such as Vulcan Steel and BHP Billiton. He has been a frequent columnist for The Age newspaper. and currently writes for The Green Guide.