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Mike Judge dives gleefully into the tech world with 'Silicon Valley'
Mike Judge dives gleefully into the tech world with 'Silicon Valley'

There was a time when Mike Judge feared that he'd missed the Google bus to the tech boom. The writer-director, best known for creating MTV's "Beavis and Butthead," first thought of a TV series about the digital world in 1999. At the time, he was in talks for an online animation show to be hosted by one of the numerous new websites looking to provide original programming, but less than a year later the bubble had burst and the notion of a satirical series about a new California gold rush in the world of tech (as well as his animated series) evaporated. Fast forward a little more than a decade, with the 51-year-old executive producer and writer poised on Sunday to...

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