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Tony Ruth
THE ANIMAL IN YOU

Here’s what Silicon Valley would look like if it were run by cartoon animals

Jake Flanagin
By Jake Flanagin

Reporter

BusinessTown, a Tumblr portfolio of illustrations by artist Tony Ruth, is “an ongoing project to explain our highly intangible, deeply disruptive, data-driven, venture-backed, gluten-free economic meritocracy to the uninitiated.” The Tumblr features a diverse array of furry creatures posed as various tech-business-world archetypes—“with apologies to Richard Scarry.”

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