Sports fan, caffeine junkie, senior editor @TheRoot. Will work for coffee. My views are my own.
Genetta Adams's Biography
Editor + writer with an unwavering devotion to the San Francisco Giants, San Francisco 49ers, Barcelona FC and the LA Lakers. Will edit for coffee.
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What was your first job as a journalist?
I worked as an editorial copy clerk and was promoted to a copy editor at my hometown paper in Stockton, Ca.
Have you ever used a typewriter?
Yes. I received a typewriter as a birthday gift for my senior year of high school. I used it in college as well.
How is social media changing news?
One word: Speed. People are getting the news faster than ever before. The major down side: Misinformation is just as fast, maybe faster.