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New Hampshire
Editor, Front Page — Huffington Post
As seen in:  Huffington Post
Covers:  The Publishing Industry, Obituaries, New Media And Obituaries, Crime And Courts, New Media, Crime, Entertainment, Education, International News, National News

Journalist, obit writer, Internet bloodhound and social media maven

Jade Walker's Biography

Jade Walker is the overnight editor of The Huffington Post, and the former overnight editor of The New York Times, The Associated Press, Yahoo! News and Night Owl News. In her "spare time," she writes obits for The Blog of Death, produces The Written Word quote service and blogs for The New York City Writers Group, the Obituary Forum, Hooked From The First Page and Afterthoughts.

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What was your first job as a journalist?

I began my journalism career as a reporter for my school newspaper. The following year, I was named editor-in-chief.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

I learned to type on a typewriter. Yes, I'm that old.
Oct 02, 2014

RT @Poynter: ICYMI, NYT plans buyouts, layoffs if necessary to cut 100 newsroom staffers poynter.org/latest-news/me…

Oct 02, 2014

Can someone explain to me the purpose of asking celebs for RTs? Not a message about a cause, either. Just a RT with your name. #odd

Oct 02, 2014

RT @jonallendc: Noteworthy: Secret Service directors for Garfield, McKinley, Kennedy, Reagan all kept their jobs despite their protectees being killed/shot.

Oct 02, 2014

On this day, Samuel Adams, Gene Autry & August Wilson died.

Oct 02, 2014

More birthday wishes to Tiffany, Kelly Ripa, Lorraine Bracco, Mike Rutherford, Annie Leibovitz, Donna Karan, Avery Brooks & Don McLean

Oct 02, 2014

Oct 2 - Happy Birthday to Graham Greene and Sting

Oct 02, 2014

On this day in 1919, President Woodrow Wilson suffered a serious stroke at the White House that left him paralyzed on his left side.

Oct 02, 2014

@oliverdarcy It was in NYC that I got in the morning movie marathon habit. One of the biggest things I miss about living there.

Oct 02, 2014

I wish movie theaters in NH scheduled screenings in the a.m. I miss my Friday morning decomp double-features

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