Web TV Q&A! Jake of "Jake and Amir" Doesn't Fight His Web Popularity

Jake Hurwitz and Amir Blumenfeld have found a loyal following of fans that regularly sign on to see the duo quarrel throughout the College Humor offices. Did they have any idea their series Jake and Amir would be a hit? Not quite: They didn't even know they were making a series. Hurwitz talked to us about the show's unlikely evolution.

Fast Company: You started the show in 2007 and pretty quickly became a fan favorite. Any tips for starting a series?

Jake Hurwitz: We actually had no idea we were creating a series at the time we were doing it. I just thought Amir was so funny, and I had this crappy camera. We just made these videos and our friends started passing them around. It kind of grew from there.

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