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Online Editor — Reuters
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Committing journalism since the last century. I work at Reuters, teach at NYU and live in Brooklyn. Any opinions are my own. jonoatis@mac.com.

Wouldn't it be better if All New York subways had indicator boards?

betterific.com — It all started with bed sheets. We were making our beds (like all gentlemen should) and struggled when it came time for the fitted bed sheet. Which side is length, and which is width, we wondered. And then the light bulb went off. Wouldn't it be better if ...

The incomparable A. J. Liebling wrote once that...

tumblr.com — The incomparable A. J. Liebling wrote once that there are three kinds of journalists: the reporter, who says what he's seen; the interpretive reporter, who says what he thinks is the meaning of what he's seen; and the expert, who says what he thinks is the meaning of what he hasn't seen.

Diane and Jay in Squibb Park in Brooklyn Heights,...

tumblr.com — Diane and Jay in Squibb Park in Brooklyn Heights, on a recent walk to and from Brooklyn Bridge Park.

Here’s the Citi Bike dock closest to my office,...

tumblr.com — Here's the Citi Bike dock closest to my office, just south of Times Square on Broadway.

I have met the future, and it is Citi Bike

tumblr.com — I started using the new Citi Bike bike-sharing service since before it officially started last Sunday - and I am an enthusiastic convert. I have a bike: a perfectly good Trek hybrid. But I don't use it as often as I might because I have to drag it down and up two flights of stairs.

They are filming a scene for “Boardwalk Empire” at...

tumblr.com — They are filming a scene for "Boardwalk Empire" at the Williamsburgh Savings Bank Building tonight. It's REALLY bright out.

tekena: A lion and a miniature sausage dog have...

tumblr.com — tekena: A lion and a miniature sausage dog have formed an unlikely friendship after the little dog took the king of the jungle under his wing as a cub. Bonedigger, a five-year old male lion, and Milo, a seven-year old Dachshund, are so close that Milo helps the lion clean his teeth after dinner.

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Nov 26, 2014

@emilybell gave 3 iniatives in her @Reuters memorial lecture; 1 was "report report report," check out other 2: bit.ly/1ru3u9t ^JO

Nov 26, 2014

RT @Slate: This is how we would talk about #Thanksgiving if it were happening somewhere else: slate.me/1CgH4CC ^JO

Nov 26, 2014

Good news: RT @CoffeySinead3: Storyful To Expand with R&D Centre Creating 30 Jobs disq.us/8l3yvd ^JO

Nov 18, 2014

Emil Michael of Uber Proposes Digging Into Journalists’ Private Lives, via @nytimes bits.blogs.nytimes.com/2014/11/18/emi…

Nov 13, 2014

Military begins first quarantine-like monitoring in U.S. for Ebola mission troops - The Washington Post wapo.st/1qG4Xcq

Nov 13, 2014

Fascinating. Skynet? - Fearing Bombs That Can Pick Whom to Kill , via @nytimes nytimes.com/2014/11/12/sci…

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