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Brooklyn, NY, USA
Senior Editor, The Root
Covers:  Tv, Movies, Entertainment, Food, T, Pop Culture, Music, Sports

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.
Jul 22, 2014

[What it means to be black in America.] ‘I’m Terrified of Dying Like Eric Garner’… via @TheRoot

Jul 15, 2014

"We think it is rape culture or gun violence that will define us as a fallen civilization. But it’s the..."

Jul 08, 2014

Just turned on TV & Ronan Farrow has a woman on talking about how we can’t live without our pinky finger. WTF!?! Cancel this show @MSNBC

Jun 15, 2014

For some reason, I didn’t have two-step verification on Twitter. Lesson learned. #FUhackers

Jun 15, 2014

Someone engaging in a little Twitter hackery on my account. Ignore all that Dr. Oz crap. Thanks @KevsAmorim for the heads up!

May 31, 2014

"The tendency, in selective recollections of history, is to choose the version that looks most like an..."

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