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Reading, PA
Digital News Editor, Reading Eagle

Digital news editor for @ReadingEagle. Also: Writer, #LOTR fan, #runner, dad. RT ≠ endorsement.

Adam Richter's Biography

I'm the digital news editor for the Reading Eagle in Reading, Pa. I oversee the newspaper's website, social media presence and help conceive and execute interactive projects for the web.

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My 2 Cents: Life lessons from a famous actor

Nov 17, 2015

I don't think of myself as depressed, but I identify with the steps @wilw takes to stay mentally healthy.

Adam Richter: Don't let social media define your happiness

Nov 14, 2015

A study released this week said that getting off of Facebook will make you happy. I respectfully disagree.

Nov 16, 2015

ICYMI: Shameless plug for my column, which explores social media and happiness.

Dislikes of Twitter's Like feature

My 2 cents: Discussing TV shows needs grace period

Nov 04, 2015

There is no firm rule for when to wait to avoid spoilers. But keep quiet on "Walking Dead" at least a few days.

Adam Richter: Policing false information on social media difficult to police

Oct 31, 2015

My column this week: There are no rules to making viral posts, unfortunately. Facts don't seem to matter.

Nov 02, 2015

ICYMI: My column, wherein I reflect on a fake viral Facebook post that hit too close to home for one family.

My 2 cents: Playing with Legos a team effort

Oct 13, 2015

Legos aren't what they used to be, and I'm getting to be OK with that.

Adam Richter: You can do more than vote in this year's election — READING, PA - For the moment, let's forget about Trump, Clinton, Cruz and Christie. Let's pretend that 2016 isn't even here yet, because let's face it: It isn't. Instead, voters should focus their attention on the election happening in 2015 - just over a month from now, in case you need to put it on your calendar.
Oct 03, 2015

My column: You can have a voice in this year's forums for #readingPA mayor and #Berks commissioners #BerksVotes15

Oct 05, 2015

ICYMI: Voting is not enough. There are more ways to have your voice be heard. #BerksVotes15

Oct 13, 2015

Repost: A candidate forum for #Berks commissioners is a chance for voters to become more engaged.

Metal, punk and rap will unite for the East Coast Tsunami Fest in Reading this weekend — East Coast Tsunami Fest features 29 bands in two venues over two days. When: 6 p.m. Friday and noon Saturday. Where: Friday: Santander Arena, 700 Penn St., with after-party at Reverb, 1402 N. Ninth St.; Saturday: Reverb. Tickets: $45-$60 for Friday; $40-$100 for Saturday.
Sep 24, 2015

Do you like hip-hop? Metal? Punk? All of the above? Good news: The East Coast Tsunami Fest is this weekend.

My 2 Cents: You could learn a lot from liner notes

Adam Richter: Truther trolling is far too prominent

Sep 19, 2015

For those who see vast conspiracies everywhere, the Internet is a great place. That's bad news for the rest of us.

Sep 21, 2015

ICYMI: My column looks at so-called "truthers" and the way they poison debate online.

Sep 22, 2015

ICYMI: You can't argue with "truthers" when you can't even achieve common ground on reality. My column:

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Nov 26, 2015

Chilling with the kid watching the Macy's Parade. Happy #Thanksgiving, Twitterverse.

Nov 24, 2015

RT @ReadingEagle: Burglar of Cumru home taken down by DNA left on chicken he took from victims' refrigerator.

Nov 23, 2015

Because I am home cleaning and don't want to spend all day listening to GOOD music. #tw

Nov 20, 2015

Here's your good news story for the day: A Jacksonwald Elementary student got a surprise visit during an assembly.

Nov 20, 2015

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Nov 20, 2015

Today in Socially Awkward Media: a misunderstanding of the Internet and a plan to crack down on bicyclists.

Nov 19, 2015

Today in 1863, President Lincoln delivered his Gettysburg Address. Watch some Berks students re-create the event.

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