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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 25, 2014

My fellow writers, do you need a little inspiration? Then subscribe to The Written Word buff.ly/Us5Jjr

Jul 25, 2014

U.S. failed to inspect thousands of oil and gas wells it considers potentially high risks for environmental damage buff.ly/1rFmvd6

Jul 25, 2014

Bullying victims are sneaking hundreds of thousands of firearms, knives and clubs into U.S. high schools buff.ly/1nBP87W

Jul 25, 2014

This is going to be a very bad year to be an Asiatic raccoon buff.ly/1xbGQ7Z

Jul 25, 2014

More birthday wishes to Matt LeBlanc, Illeana Douglas & Iman

Jul 25, 2014

July 25 - Happy Birthday to Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Jul 25, 2014

On this day in 1984, Soviet cosmonaut Svetlana Savitskaya became the first woman to walk in space

Jul 25, 2014

@iansomerhalder If you had the chance this summer to lock yourself in a hotel and catch up on TV, you'll recognize plenty of people!

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