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New Hampshire
Huffington Post — Editor, Front Page
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.
Jul 28, 2014

Missing dead: 1,500 from old Oregon State Hospital cemetery in Salem can't be found buff.ly/1qGVwOV

Jul 28, 2014

Donate to your fav. charity when you order something on Amazon at buff.ly/1qGVre9. I support the Marine Mammal Center (@TMMC)

Jul 28, 2014

July 28 - Happy Birthday to Beatrix Potter and Randall Wallace.

Jul 28, 2014

The Society of Professional Obituary Writers is an organization for folks who write about the dead for a living …ietyofprofessionalobituarywriters.org

Jul 28, 2014

Unraveling a dark family secret - a fascinating look at the stories and truths we hide nytimes.com/2014/07/13/fas…

Jul 28, 2014

Taxpayer dollars are still bankrolling the religious groups behind discredited HIV & pregnancy prevention programs thenation.com/article/180435…

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