Mytheos Holt is senior fellow in the Freedom to Innovate at the Institute for Liberty, and a 2019 Lincoln Fellow at the Claremont Institute. He has held positions at the R Street Institute, Mair Strategies, TheBlaze, and National Review. He also worked as a speechwriter for U.S. Sen. John Barrasso. His writing on video games has been featured at TheBlaze, Gamesided, the Escapist, and The Federalist. He hails originally from Big Sur, California, but currently lives in New York. Yes, Mytheos is his real name.