Final Friday reads

by  Kirsten Browning Friday, 31 July 2015
"I dunno, it's kinda like hosting winter games in Palm Springs," tweets Digital Trends' Les Shu of the breaking news that Beijing will host the 2022 Winter Olympics, which will be only 16 years after they hosted ...

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Les Shu
Les Shu
Les Shu

Hi, I'm an editor at Digital Trends covering tech and lifestyle, who also loves Lego and airplanes. ¡Mucho gusto! (All ...

Binyamin Appelbaum
Binyamin Appelbaum
Binyamin Appelbaum

A Washington correspondent for The New York Times. Pure applesauce. bappelbaum@nytimes.com

Philip Pan
Philip Pan
Philip Pan

NYT Asia Editor, author of Out of Mao's Shadow: The Struggle for the Soul of a New China. Former WashPost ...

Ian Johnson
Ian Johnson
Ian Johnson

Writes for @NYTimes, @NYBooks, others. Author of books on civil society, religion, politics. Advising editor, Journal of Asian Studies @jas_tw

Matt Apuzzo
Matt Apuzzo
Matt Apuzzo

I write for The New York Times. And I'm on the Internet!

Caitlin Kelly
Caitlin Kelly
Caitlin Kelly

Senior web producer at The New Yorker.

Edward Wong
Edward Wong
Edward Wong

Beijing Bureau Chief for The New York Times. Former Iraq correspondent. Retweet is not an endorsement and opinions are my ...

Jonathan Haynes
Jonathan Haynes
Jonathan Haynes

Web news editor, the Guardian. Views very much my own.

Michelle Jamrisko
Michelle Jamrisko
Michelle Jamrisko

Bloomberg News U.S. economy reporter. Avid traveler. I like to tell my stories with pictures and numbers.

Jay Reeves
Jay Reeves
Jay Reeves

Doing words, video and photos for AP almost daily. News, sports & hijinks from the American South, elsewhere on occasion.

Thursday threads

by  Kirsten Browning Thursday, 30 July 2015
"Get out the unicorn GIFs: NBCUniversal said to be investing $250M in BuzzFeed in a deal that would value it at $1.5B," tweets Jeffrey Cane with the New York Times' DealBook, late-breaking news ...

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Jeffrey Cane
Jeffrey Cane
Jeffrey Cane

This world being apparently a huge whispering-gallery. Reach me at jeffrey.cane@nytimes.com

Ryan Faughnder
Ryan Faughnder
Ryan Faughnder

Tweeting about film, music and media. Side effects may include dinosaur/space-related outbursts.

Leela de Kretser
Leela de Kretser
Leela de Kretser

East Village mom, media maniac, Aussie, heartbroken over Essendon, annoyed by the Giants & lovin' boxing.

Christopher Mims
Christopher Mims
Christopher Mims

Technology columnist at @WSJ. Texan. Invented the selfie. Possibly a parody account.

Tyler Coates
Tyler Coates
Tyler Coates

Deputy Editor, @decider / @nypost. Formerly @flavorwire, @blackbook. Only 3% monster.

Stephen Stirling
Stephen Stirling
Stephen Stirling

Data reporter for NJ Advance Media, Weather Guy @njdotcom, occasional contributor to @fivethirtyeight, rabid Devils/Mets fan, Rowan Alum. Opinions my ...

Brad Heath
Brad Heath
Brad Heath

Investigative reporter for @usatoday covering law and justice. Magnet for FOIA oddities, collector of █████. bheath@usatoday.com (PGP http://t.co/dkfHjuhUuI)

Steve LeVine
Steve LeVine
Steve LeVine

Washington Correspondent, Quartz (http://qz.com); fellow at New America; adjunct professor, Georgetown University; author of The Powerhouse.

Miriam Elder
Miriam Elder
Miriam Elder

World Editor at BuzzFeed News miriam.elder@buzzfeed.com PGP: 5B5F EC17 C20B C11F 226D 3EBE 6205 F92F AC14 DCB1

Question of the day

by  Kirsten Browning Thursday, 30 July 2015
Our last question asked: What turned awkward in a recent interview conducted on Good Day Sacramento? (And whose side are you on)?  A Q&A with Paper Town's Cara Delevingne turned snippy when the morning news ...

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David Daniel
David Daniel
David Daniel

Entertainment journalist, citizen, gentleman. USC Annenberg adjunct. Also tweet inspiring stories with #FindTheGood. Opinions & attitudes mine, not CNN's.

Anita Ferrer
Anita Ferrer
Anita Ferrer

Digital Editor of wbal.com

Craig Pittman
Craig Pittman
Craig Pittman

Florida enviro reporter, author, avid player of radios

Lucia Walinchus
Lucia Walinchus
Lucia Walinchus

Reporter at Professional News Services LLC. Practicing attorney. Ice hockey addict. #IAmTheLAW

Dan Rosenbaum
Dan Rosenbaum
Dan Rosenbaum

Digital publishing exec by choice. SEO expert by necessity. Writer/editor by history.

Bailey McGowan
Bailey McGowan
Bailey McGowan

Two-stepper, glitter-shoe wearing journalist with a passion for human-interest and crime. Web nerd for life.

Ron Casalotti
Ron Casalotti
Ron Casalotti

Social Media Professional - Providing leadership and guidance for businesses & organizations (views expressed my own)

Margo Howard
Margo Howard
Margo Howard

Longtime syndicated advice columnist Dear Prudence/Dear Margo/. Eat, Drink & Remarry; Confessions of a Serial Wife is my marital memoir.

Today in trending

by  Kirsten Browning Wednesday, 29 July 2015
"Man who shot lion becomes Most Hated Man on Internet," tweets foreign correspondent Tristan McConnell, summarizing the fate of Cecil the (protected!) lion's killer, whom The Telegraph has revealed as an American dentist (at 76,000+ shares right ...

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Rob Garver
Rob Garver
Rob Garver

National Correspondent, @TheFiscalTimes Former Pro Publica contributor, sr. researcher for Bob Woodward. Dad. Baseball coach. Owner of needy German Shepherd.

Rob Crilly
Rob Crilly
Rob Crilly

Foreign correspondent, author of Saving Darfur

Philip Bump
Philip Bump
Philip Bump

Writer for The Washington Post's politics blog, The Fix. philip.bump@washpost.com

Annalisa Merelli
Annalisa Merelli
Annalisa Merelli

Reporter @qz (health, women, Italy, India). Editor @globalvoices. Browser tabs stress me out. Opinions mine but you're welcome to share ...

Tristan McConnell
Tristan McConnell
Tristan McConnell

Foreign correspondent | Photographer | My #longreads here: https://medium.com/@t_mcconnell/

Glenn Greenwald
Glenn Greenwald
Glenn Greenwald

Journalist with @The_Intercept - author, No Place to Hide - dog/animal fanatic - email/PGP public key (https://t.co/uJnK90oulZ)

Chris Jones
Chris Jones
Chris Jones

Writer for Esquire and ESPN The Magazine; eulogist. Currently reading The Best Team Money Can Buy by @molly_knight.

Elizabeth Renzetti
Elizabeth Renzetti
Elizabeth Renzetti

Globe and Mail journalist, author. (Based on a True Story, House of Anansi, 2014, Allen & Unwin, Atlantic Books 2015) ...

Roberto Ferdman
Roberto Ferdman
Roberto Ferdman

I write about food, culture, economics, and other things for The Washington Post.

Lisa Remillard
Lisa Remillard
Lisa Remillard

KUSI Good Morning San Diego Anchor. Sassy SoCal gal. I wake up really early. Proud USC Trojan. In the words ...

Question of the day

by  Kirsten Browning Wednesday, 29 July 2015
Our last question asked: What mistake did Trump's campaign manager reportedly make, with respect to the Huffington Post? The manager appears to be under the mistaken impression that HuffPo is also a print newspaper with ...

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Marilyn Parel
Marilyn Parel
Marilyn Parel

Writer/Producer. Addicted to Pierre Marcolini Chocolate. Hugs are free. http://t.co/kebtdJhllg

Margo Howard
Margo Howard
Margo Howard

Longtime syndicated advice columnist Dear Prudence/Dear Margo/. Eat, Drink & Remarry; Confessions of a Serial Wife is my marital memoir.

Tuesday newsday

by  Kirsten Browning Tuesday, 28 July 2015
"Trump's lawyer, apparently reading from a rapist's dictionary: 'by the very definition, you can’t rape your spouse,'" tweets The New Republic's Jamil Smith, reacting to a report from Daily Beast's Tim Mak that ...

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Jamil Smith
Jamil Smith
Jamil Smith

Senior Editor, @tnr. Host of @IntersectionTNR, a new podcast about how race, gender, and all the ways we identify come ...

Jim Naureckas
Jim Naureckas
Jim Naureckas

Editor of FAIR's magazine Extra! since 1990. 'He says you shouldn't believe the things you read in papers'--Dream Syndicate

Tim Mak
Tim Mak
Tim Mak

Daily Beast's Sr. Congressional Correspondent. National security, campaigns, race. Covering Rubio/Cruz too. From YVR, McGill alum. 202/870-7566 Gmail: timkmak

Terri Langford
Terri Langford
Terri Langford

Superior tracker. Fraud haint.

Benjy Sarlin
Benjy Sarlin
Benjy Sarlin

Political reporter at @MSNBC covering the GOP side of 2016. E-mail tips, feedback, recipes to Benjy.Sarlin [at] http://nbcuni.com.

Ian Urbina
Ian Urbina
Ian Urbina

Investigative Reporter for The New York Times. Urbina@nytimes.com

Anthony York
Anthony York
Anthony York

Editor/Publisher of the Grizzly Bear Project.

Question of the day

by  Kirsten Browning Tuesday, 28 July 2015
Our last question asked: A video shot in Boulder County, Colorado has gone viral after a sheriff's deputy had a staredown with what standing in the middle of the road? That would be a ...

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Anita Ferrer
Anita Ferrer
Anita Ferrer

Digital Editor of wbal.com

David Daniel
David Daniel
David Daniel

Entertainment journalist, citizen, gentleman. USC Annenberg adjunct. Also tweet inspiring stories with #FindTheGood. Opinions & attitudes mine, not CNN's.

Craig Pittman
Craig Pittman
Craig Pittman

Florida enviro reporter, author, avid player of radios

Sabrina Buckwalter
Sabrina Buckwalter
Sabrina Buckwalter

Producer @F2Washington. Formerly at @TimesOfIndia, Stabile Center for Investigative Journalism (@columbiajourn), @AJPeoplePower, @ABC & @DroneDoc

Cynthia Barnes
Cynthia Barnes
Cynthia Barnes

From Bangkok to Baghdad to ... Boulder? Writer, traveler, foodie, flirt. Not necessarily in that order. MizzouMafia

Sarah McNaughton
Sarah McNaughton
Sarah McNaughton

Site director for @DrOzTheGoodLife. @columbiajourn alumna. Word nerd and tech geek. Never met a blueberry I didn't like. I have ...

Journo job moves for Tuesday

by  Kirsten Browning Tuesday, 28 July 2015
Your "job moves to know" are: Food blogger and cookbook author Katie Workman has joined The Associated Press as cooking columnist. Workman will take over food editor J.M. Hirsch's weekly “Cooking on Deadline” ...

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Katie Workman
Katie Workman
Katie Workman

Author of The Mom 100 Cookbook, founding EIC http://t.co/rkIhVidYkd. Writer, cook, mom (duh), New Yorker, can't sit still much. BlogHer13 ...

J.M. Hirsch
J.M. Hirsch
J.M. Hirsch

Food Editor @ The Associated Press. Author of Beating the Lunch Box Blues (2013) & High Flavor Low Labor (2010).

Matt McAllester
Matt McAllester
Matt McAllester

Europe Editor at TIME

Sam Dolnick
Sam Dolnick
Sam Dolnick

NYT. mobile. sam.dolnick[at]nytimes[dot]com

Monday must-reads

by  Kirsten Browning Monday, 27 July 2015
"Did Bill Cosby take night courses in coding?" wonders Washington Post's Philip Bump, after New York Magazine published an extraordinary compilation of 35 Bill Cosby accusers telling their stories--unfortunately, you won't be able ...

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Philip Bump
Philip Bump
Philip Bump

Writer for The Washington Post's politics blog, The Fix. philip.bump@washpost.com

William Turton
William Turton
William Turton

covering politics @dailydot - OTR: williamturton@xmpp.pro - PGP: https://keybase.io/williamturton/key.asc - william@thedailydot.com

Kevin Collier
Kevin Collier
Kevin Collier

Senior politics/world reporter @dailydot. Email kcollier@dailydot, chat kevincollier@xmpp.pro. From West Virginia. Previously held a fish.

Andrew Tran
Andrew Tran
Andrew Tran

Data Editor @TrendCT @CTMirror. Previously @GlobeDataDesk @PilotNews @SunSentinel. Texan.

Ryan Broderick
Ryan Broderick
Ryan Broderick

Words at @Buzzfeed. Voice at @iexplorer. Trying to become the Anthony Bourdain of memes. Send your erotic fanart to ryan@buzzfeed.com.

Benjamin R. Freed
Benjamin R. Freed
Benjamin R. Freed

Staff writer, @washingtonian | Founder, @FortRenoRumors | bfreed@washingtonian.com | Public key: http://goo.gl/ZaKjoU | Fingerprint: http://goo.gl/P0NbC7

Max Read
Max Read
Max Read

email: maxread@gmail.com

Kia Makarechi
Kia Makarechi
Kia Makarechi

worldwide. always on. writer/editor/audience developer, @vanityfair. e-mail: kmakarechi@vf.com

Nancy O'Dell
Nancy O'Dell
Nancy O'Dell

Host of Entertainment Tonight, Author, EP & Host of HGTV's Celebrities at Home, RUSK Spokesperson, MDA ALS Nat. Ambassador, Clemson ...

Journo job moves for Monday

by  Kirsten Browning Monday, 27 July 2015
Your job highlights this morning: Noelle Sciacca has joined Mashable as fashion reporter. Sciacca is finishing up as market editor for Lucky Magazine. The Atlantic welcomes Ed Yong as science writer. Yong previously ...

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Noelle Sciacca
Noelle Sciacca
Noelle Sciacca

Fashion Reporter at Mashable but nothing compares to this GRACE that rescues me

Ed Yong
Ed Yong
Ed Yong

Science writer at The Atlantic, starting Sept. Blogger at Nat Geo's Phenomena. Author of I CONTAIN MULTITUDES, on animal-microbe partnerships, ...

Marina Koren
Marina Koren
Marina Koren

Senior associate editor @theatlantic.

Question of the day

by  Kirsten Browning Monday, 27 July 2015
Our last question asked: For the New York Times, Elizabeth Weil explores why it's so hard to find what in California? Apparently it's very hard to get a decent bagel. Congratulations to Craig Pittman of the Tampa Bay Times for being the ...

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Craig Pittman
Craig Pittman
Craig Pittman

Florida enviro reporter, author, avid player of radios

Elizabeth Weil
Elizabeth Weil
Elizabeth Weil

Contributing writer for NYT Magazine + Outside, Mrs. Dan Duane

Friday reads

by  Kirsten Browning Friday, 24 July 2015
"The [Louisiana] theater shooting is the latest in America's gun violence epidemic," tweets Vox's German Lopez, sharing his post "2 things to know about America's mass shooting epidemic" after 8 were ...

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German Lopez
German Lopez
German Lopez

Staff Writer at Cincinnati CityBeat. glopez12@gmail.com. @germanrlopez. http://germanlopez.weebly.com.

Alix Kendall
Alix Kendall
Alix Kendall

Skills include: peeing in under 3:30 secs, & questioning authority. Not at the same time. Anchor of The Fox 9 ...

Brian Ries
Brian Ries
Brian Ries

writer | real-time news editor & chief investifarter @mashable | rt ≠ confirmed | ally | moneyries@gmail.com | philly ♥

Julia Ioffe
Julia Ioffe
Julia Ioffe

Contributing writer at New York Times Magazine. All views my own. Retweets not endorsements. Void where prohibited.

Benjamin R. Freed
Benjamin R. Freed
Benjamin R. Freed

Staff writer, @washingtonian | Founder, @FortRenoRumors | bfreed@washingtonian.com | Public key: http://goo.gl/ZaKjoU | Fingerprint: http://goo.gl/P0NbC7

Felix Salmon
Felix Salmon
Felix Salmon

Senior editor, @thisisfusion. I'm losing my edge to better-looking people with better ideas and more talent. And they're actually really, ...

Trevor Timm
Trevor Timm
Trevor Timm

Executive director, @FreedomofPress. Columnist, @GuardianUS and @CJR. Remote operator, @Drones. [Views here are my own.]

Brian Tracey
Brian Tracey
Brian Tracey

Former U.S. managing editor, http://reuters.com; journalism is hard, that's why it's fun. opinions are mine, just deal with it,

Kyle Smith
Kyle Smith
Kyle Smith

NY Post critic, columnist. Dolphin frolicking in the seas of opinion.

Caitlin Kelly
Caitlin Kelly
Caitlin Kelly

Senior web producer at The New Yorker.

NJ's Kristin Roberts lands at Politico

by  Kirsten Browning Friday, 24 July 2015
Just a week after managing editor Kristin Roberts announced her departure from the National Journal in response to Atlantic Media's choice to shut down the print edition, Politico reveals she will join their ...

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Kristin Roberts
Kristin Roberts
Kristin Roberts

Managing Editor at National Journal. I say what I mean. I mean what I say.

Dustin Volz
Dustin Volz
Dustin Volz

Tech policy writer, @NationalJournal. Surveillance, privacy, cybersecurity, IP and intelligence. Journalist aspiring to be a better journalist.

Shane Goldmacher
Shane Goldmacher
Shane Goldmacher

Senior political correspondent @NationalJournal covering 2016 presidential campaign. Used to cover Congress and California.

Lucia Graves
Lucia Graves
Lucia Graves

Taskmistress of literalism @nationaljournal. Reformed hermit. lgraves@nationaljournal.com

Question of the day

by  Kirsten Browning Friday, 24 July 2015
Our last question asked: Washington Post's Petula Dvorak is exploring what phenomenon as an unexpected symptom of the patriarchy? That would be freezing air conditioning in the summer (better suited to men in ...

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Petula Dvorak
Petula Dvorak
Petula Dvorak

Columnist for The Washington Post, off- balance mother of two, forever searching for comfortable 4-inch heels and really good tomato ...

Headlines to heed

by  Kirsten Browning Thursday, 23 July 2015
"Toss out the German dictionaries, Nikkei buying FT for $1.29B," tweets Fortune's Daniel Bentley of this late-breaking news (at 1,100+ shares), which seems to contradict what Financial Times itself originally reported about Germany's Axel Springer being ...

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Daniel Bentley
Daniel Bentley
Daniel Bentley

Digital Editor, @FortuneMagazine. -- former Senior Editor, @Circa daniel.bentley@fortune.com

Mike Isaac
Mike Isaac
Mike Isaac

I write about startups, venture capital and e-commerce. All DMs Accepted. mike.isaac@nytimes.com

Jim Waterson
Jim Waterson
Jim Waterson

Deputy Editor at @BuzzFeedUK. On BuzzFeed News. York City supporter. Want to talk? Email jim.waterson@buzzfeed.com / send a DM / ...

Joe Weisenthal
Joe Weisenthal
Joe Weisenthal

Co-host of 'What'd You Miss?' on BloombergTV. Editor at @markets. Fan of poker, chess, handball, country music, and Chinese food.

Chris Ciaccia
Chris Ciaccia
Chris Ciaccia

Ex HF analyst, Tech editor @TheStreet. Mets, Pats diehard. Tech geek. Bill Belichick. Funny. My opinions only. Do. Your. Job.

James Cobb
James Cobb
James Cobb

Before entering witness protection, I edited the autos section of The New York Times. Knows people who know people.

Dan Gillmor
Dan Gillmor
Dan Gillmor

Teacher, writer, speaker, investor, etc.

Question of the day

by  Kirsten Browning Thursday, 23 July 2015
Our last question asked: Why is Sen. Lindsay Graham thinking about getting a new phone? Because Donald Trump gave out Graham's digits at a rally and told the crowd to call him (as ...

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Amy B Wang
Amy B Wang
Amy B Wang

Reporter for The Arizona Republic. Fan of all kinds of storytelling, narrative journalism. @AAJAArizona president. Amy.Wang@arizonarepublic.com

Journo job moves for Thursday

by  Kirsten Browning Thursday, 23 July 2015
Your career moves "to know:" Sara Clemence will soon be the news director at Travel + Leisure. Clemence is finishing up as travel editor at The Wall Street Journal. David Howard is now ...

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Sara Clemence
Sara Clemence
Sara Clemence

@Travelleisure news director, writer, food lover. Sharing news, tips, trends, inspiration, advice you didn't ask for. Views expressed=mine all mine.

David Howard
David Howard
David Howard

Executive editor at Rodale's Organic Life, author of Lost Rights and Chasing Phil (2017), money-pit survivor.

Priscilla Alvarez
Priscilla Alvarez
Priscilla Alvarez

Assistant editor @TheAtlantic

Wednesday around the world

by  Kirsten Browning Wednesday, 22 July 2015
"New: A look inside the Democrats’ awkward courtship with #BlackLivesMatter," tweets Washington Post's David Weigel, sharing this double byline with colleague Wesley Lowery (at 1,000 shares so far, but that's sure to rise as the ...

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David Weigel
David Weigel
David Weigel

Covering national politics for @washingtonpost. Finishing a book about progressive rock (W.W. Norton). daveweigel@gmail.com, 302-507-6806.

Wesley Lowery
Wesley Lowery
Wesley Lowery

seek truth :: give voice to the voiceless :: shine light in the darkness

Steven Ginsberg
Steven Ginsberg
Steven Ginsberg

Senior Politics Editor @washingtonpost -- in it for America // steven [dot] ginsberg [at] washpost [dot] com

Dan Kennedy
Dan Kennedy
Dan Kennedy

Associate professor of journalism at Northeastern University. Author of The Wired City (http://t.co/Z1us0Z46t4).

Zach C. Cohen
Zach C. Cohen
Zach C. Cohen

@njhotline web producer. @AmericanU alumnus. Tweeting about politics (U.S. & foreign) and other nerdom. zcohenATnationaljournalDOTcom http://SeeDisclaimer.com

John Dickerson
John Dickerson
John Dickerson

Moderator of Face the Nation, Political Director CBS, Slate columnist. Author, On Her Trail http://amzn.to/1zysulZ. Follow @johndickerson for my links. ...

Ian Swanson
Ian Swanson
Ian Swanson

Managing Editor at The Hill. Vikings, Twins, Wizards, Jets and QPR supporter. Semi-regular at The Pug. Owner of Gilbert. I ...

Question of the day

by  Kirsten Browning Wednesday, 22 July 2015
Our last question asked: A Wired journalist recently experimented with a frightening idea by letting hackers infiltrate ... what? His car. Tech reporter Andy Greenberg allowed hackers to remotely access his jeep and kill it, all ...

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David Daniel
David Daniel
David Daniel

Entertainment journalist, citizen, gentleman. USC Annenberg adjunct. Also tweet inspiring stories with #FindTheGood. Opinions & attitudes mine, not CNN's.

Andy Greenberg
Andy Greenberg
Andy Greenberg

I'm a reporter for Wired and the author of This Machine Kills Secrets: How WikiLeakers, Cypherpunks, and Hacktivists Aim to ...

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