Trey Barrineau

Multiplatform Editor, USA Today


Multiplatform editor and pinch-hit writer for @USATODAYlife.

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Hainer Awards
USA TODAY's now-defunct in-house monthly awards for outstanding headlines. I was a 13-time winner between 2000 and 2005. Starting in 2005, the award became a daily recognition of good work, and I'm honored to have been mentioned 17 times.
2008 - General
Part of a team recognized for exceptional deadline coverage of the Oscars.

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What was your first job as a journalist?
Sports reporter, Hickory Daily Record, Hickory, N.C.
Have you ever used a typewriter?
Yes, but never for work.

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RT @Puddinstrip: took online quiz 'Which Baldwin brother are you?' and I got Carlos Mencia
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RT @CarlosLozadaWP: The most Washington tweet ever RT @PhilipRucker: Chelsea's baby announcement surprised even top Clinton staffers.
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RT @Randazzoj: I don't know much about Gabriel Garcia Marquez except that every girl in college that I wanted to sleep with was constantly …
I agree: If an excellent site like SCOTUSblog can't get a SUPCO press pass, then nobody should: #journojargonics
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