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Los Angeles
LA Times — Sports Reporter
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?
Jul 26, 2014

Ask Morgan Freeman. He knows. RT @texahawkeye @DufresneLATimes Hi Chris, I'm from Texas. How do you pronounce your name? #shawshank

Jul 26, 2014

It happens, had my byline misspelled in my own paper and been called "Christy Fries" by a conference call operator. #Tulowitzki

Jul 26, 2014

That's unfogrivable Rt @YahooSports #Rockies misspelled Tulowitzki's name on 15,000 giveaway shirseys:

Jul 26, 2014

If you haven't read already, @Fred_Claire, here is Angell's stunning story about aging. This Old Man.…

Jul 25, 2014

Think savannah had more NFL picks LY RT @ralphDrussoAP @DufresneLATimes well I hope Texas is better than Savannah State.

Jul 25, 2014

Angels striking out at alarming rate in Detroit series...creating A Mighty Wind

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