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Digital News Editor, Reading Eagle

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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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Adam Richter: You can do more than vote in this year's election

Oct 03, 2015

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

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:

My 2 cents: Misuse of word is epic fail — Viral websites like Distractify, Upworthy, The Huffington Post, etc., commit multiple Internet sins on an hourly basis. But none of their misdeeds ge
Sep 05, 2015

I have all my English teachers and literature professors to thank for this 'epic' rant.

Adam Richter: Two photos, two decisions — There are times when we have to ignore the atrocity. Then there are times when we can not look away.Death is in the news every day, though we don't o
Sep 05, 2015

Two images of death brought out sharply different reactions in the news recently -- as they should have. My column:

Sep 08, 2015

ICYMI: My column comparing the shootings in Roanoke, Va., and a toddler's drowning.

Reading superintendent defies perceptions of Gen Xers — One persistent conception of Generation X is that they don't get involved in schools or volunteering unless they have a personal stake. For example,

Adam Richter: Even Generation X falls into the trap of nostalgia

Aug 16, 2015

I used to think nostalgia only happened to OTHER generations, not mine. Alas, I was wrong.

Gen X makes its mark — None of them remember the John F. Kennedy assassination. Many were born after the Beatles broke up. When Richard Nixon resigned in disgrace, they wer
Aug 16, 2015

Generation X came of age in their 20s perceived as a bunch of slackers. What are they like now in midlife?

My 2 cents: This is why we have trite things — HitchBOT, the harmless hitchhiking robot on its way from Boston to San Francisco, met its demise on a Philadelphia street on Aug. 1. Even more tragic
Aug 13, 2015

The worst part about #HitchBOT's death was the endless use of a horrible horrible cliche.

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Oct 04, 2015

RT @ReadItPlx: “Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards” - Soren Kierkegaard.

Oct 04, 2015

A wrong-way crash on Route 422 this morning injured at least two people. #BerksTraffic

Oct 03, 2015

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

Oct 03, 2015

RT @thephillyvoice: Hall & Oates opened the @FillmorePhilly by rolling through their catalog of hits:…

Oct 02, 2015

Reading Liederkranz has the best Oktoberfest in the United States. So says America:

Oct 02, 2015

A #readingPA officer was justified in the shooting of two teens, the district attorney rules.

Oct 02, 2015

It's football Friday. You know what that means: Questions and answers about the rules. #AskTheRef

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