Jonathan Oatis on Muck Rack

Jonathan Oatis Verified

ÜT: 40.705672,-73.996606
Online Editor — Reuters
As seen in:  Reuters

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.

image uploaded by @jonoatis (Jonathan Oatis)

ow.ly — View and share this image from @jonoatis (Jonathan Oatis) and hosted by Ow.ly
Oct 22, 2014

RT @brianstelter: "I'm convinced this newspaper no longer has the backs of reporters like me." --@davemckinney123 bit.ly/1tg6z0Q ^JO

Oct 16, 2014

Is Ebola the real ‘World War Z?’ (Spoiler alert: It’s not) | The Great Debate reut.rs/1sKb3N9

Oct 07, 2014

Nice: The Washington Post Regains Its Place at the Table nyti.ms/1n7Ht3n

Sep 25, 2014

Gripping: Slide Show: In Liberia, a Shortage of Treatment Centers for Ebola Patients, via @nytimes nytimes.com/2014/09/25/wor…

Sep 23, 2014

Northern Dispensary, Greenwich Village @ Northern Dispensary instagram.com/p/tS-2cnP2QX/

Sep 18, 2014

Sic- FI translator panel at Singularity & Co. @ Singularity & Co. instagram.com/p/tG4ZhhP2eK/

Learn how to connect with Jonathan on social media by joining Muck Rack Pro



Are You a Journalist?

Make a Portfolio

Create a free Muck Rack account to customize your profile and upload a portfolio of your best work.


Share This Profile