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Los Angeles
Sports Reporter — LA Times
As seen in:  LA Times
Covers:  Snail Races, Ping Pong, Horse Racing, Mlb, Golf, Basketball, Nfl, College Football, Nba, Marbles, Frog Jumping, Table Tennis, Four-Square, Tether Ball, Olympic Skiing, Cake-Walks
Doesn't Cover: Yak Racing

Thirty-33 year vet of LA Times but not as old as that sounds!

What was your first job as a journalist?

Technically Sports Editor Cal State Fullerton Daily Titan. Received $300 stipend. Then Fullerton Daily News Tribune

Have you ever used a typewriter?

You bet. I started on typewriter at the LA Times back in 1981 shortly before move to computers. Remember glue pots?
Sep 02, 2014

RT @TedMillerRK: Cal’s Dykes: “We’re two week away from being the worst Power 5 conference team.” See, coaches read what’s written about them!

Sep 02, 2014

Shaw said he and Sarkisian have conversed at Pac-12 events but the "fake injury" issue did not come up."No animosity whatsoever."

Sep 02, 2014

RT @RonHigg: Les Miles' Tuesday presser is underway. He's giving family updates.

Sep 02, 2014

Look forward to David @CoachDavidShaw and faking injuries RT @TedMillerRK Colorado Coach Mike MacIntyre, about a 7 on Mora grumpy scale

Sep 02, 2014

RT @MannyPacquiao: "Two hard-throwing southpaws, @MannyPacquiao and Sandy Koufax, met for the first time tonight..."

Sep 01, 2014

Author Dave, you missed the joke. RT @authordavidryan @DufresneLATimes Please. Requesting @jcherwa conduct your next drug test. Soon.

Sep 01, 2014

Redemption PR play on national TV. "Who am I not to forgive?," Louisville AD Jurich says of biker Petrino. He had me at "hello."

Sep 01, 2014

Rutgers best new team to join Big Ten in years! RT @cubsker1 @DufresneLATimes how many big ten teams have you seen?

Sep 01, 2014

You didn't (cough) get the joke. RT @brindleyMX @DufresneLATimes the smog is going to your head

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