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John Abell's Biography

Before joining LinkedIn I was a journalist at two of the world's most impactful media companies during the most innovative period for journalism since Guttenberg. Now, I've joined a third -- and the innovation has just begun.

Most recently I was Wired's New York Bureau Chief and launched Wired Opinion. Before that I spent 26 years at Reuters, where my career was evenly split between pre-and post-Internet. Pre ...

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Cracked Lena with shoes. (at Starbucks)

Freedom Tower. (at Empire State Building, 102nd...

Birds of a feather, Empire State Building edition...

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Jelly fish. (at Maritime Aquarium Norwalk Conn.)

Sharks. (at The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk)

Shark Tank. (at The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk)

Shark feeding time. (at Maritime Museum)

Hammerhead turtle. (at The Maritime Aquarium at...

Dan Rather Throws It All Away — Here's a takeway for all you journalism students trying to make sense of Dan Rather's $70 million lawsuit against CBS: Don't lie. Especially on the air. I'm not referring to the story about President Bush's Texas Air National Guard service, the flashpoint which led to Rather's ignominious departure from his journalistic home of 44 years.
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Mar 01, 2015

Even bad students of federal government know there's zero process available to Congress to stop the president in the method it has chosen.

Feb 27, 2015

RT @tweetsoutloud: This pic from 1967’s Mariner V launch says it all about what Nimoy means to us at NASA. #LLAP

Feb 27, 2015

RT @HallieJackson: Are we talking about #TheDress tonight? Dang right we are. Brains will explode. Prepare yourselves. @NBCNightlyNews…

Feb 27, 2015

RT @frankrichny: What timing: Bibi will plead a case for Israel's security to a Congress that can't even meet a payroll for America's domestic security.

Feb 27, 2015

Leonard Nimoy got some advice as a struggling actor from a future president #IAmSpock

Feb 27, 2015

For men of a certain age, the childhood fantasy role-playing choice wasn't policeman or fireman, but Kirk and Spock.…

Feb 27, 2015

RT @nprnews: Spock could have been just pointy ears and punch lines. Nimoy gave him gravitas.

Feb 27, 2015

RT @AP: Leonard Nimoy: People identified with Spock because they "wish that they could be logical and avoid the pain of anger and confrontation."

Feb 27, 2015

A very solid contrarian argument by a net neutrality supporter:

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