Jay Pinkerton

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'''Jay Pinkerton''' is a nationally published Canadian humorist and writer. Now working at Valve, he was initially hired to co-write ''Portal 2''’s plot with Erik Wolpaw and Chet Faliszek.http//gameinformer.com/mag/portal2.aspx GameInformer, April 2010 issue

==Biography==
Pinkerton is a former editor of both Cracked.com and ''WikipediaCracked (magazine)|Cracked'' magazine. Prior to joining ''Cracked'', he served as the managing editor of WikipediaNational Lampoon, Incorporated|NationalLampoon.com, the website of the national comedy and film brand. Since joining ''Cracked'', Pinkerton has helped make Cracked.com a leading comedy site, including by bringing in new contributors.

==Selected gameography==
*''Portal Still Alive'' (2008)
*''Portal 2'' (2011)

==Trivia==

Cave Johnson's assistant Caroline is named after Pinkerton's mother.{{YouTube|lR2UyCwtj-U|Talking with Caboos15 Ellen McLain plus surprise guest}}

==References==
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==External links==
*http//jaypinkerton.com Personal website
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*http//gameinformer.com/b/features/archive/2010/03/12/feature-writers-block-valve-writers-talk-portal-2.aspx Writer's Block Portal 2 Writers Roundtable on Game Informer

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