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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 29, 2014

7 thousand tix left for baylor RT @ronflatter @DufresneLATimes @BigTimeBruin @gjbsd Except in Texas the stadium isn’t ⅓ empty.

Sep 29, 2014

Baylor, TAMU powers in Texas now. RT @AdLawGuy @DufresneLATimes @BigTimeBruin @gjbsd Texas college football mad...Dallas full of UT fans

Sep 29, 2014

Yeah, like UCLA "hosting" Texas in San Diego RT@BigTimeBruin 9m9 minutes ago@DufresneLATimes @gjbsd it was at Texas. Be real!

Sep 29, 2014

RT @slmandel: RT @ZacEllis: .@LarsAnderson71 visited Jameis Winston’s hometown this week. "He's embarrassed Hueytown."…

Sep 29, 2014

Bevo needs to call in relatives from cattle drive. RT @thatsean Per Texas - about 7,000 tickets still available for Baylor. #Bookem

Sep 29, 2014

He controls the levers. RT @helenenothelen @DufresneLATimes the wrath of Houston! He is not to be toyed with!

Sep 29, 2014

True: On drive to USC game I heard radio ad for new LA Register. It folded last week.

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