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Genetta Adams

Brooklyn, NY, USA
Deputy Editor — The Root
Covers:  pop culture, television, music, movies, entertainment, sports, food

Ride-or-Die ⚾️#SFGiants⚾️ stan, sports lover, caffeine junkie, deputy editor @TheRoot. Will work for coffee☕️. #SorryNotSorry if I offend.

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Editor + writer with an unwavering devotion to the San Francisco Giants, San Francisco 49ers, Barcelona FC and the LA Lakers. Will edit for coffee.

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@GenettaAdams — 641 followers, 8,589 tweets

Feb 25, 2017

RT @BrentNYT: This hysterical assault on "the media" is designed to nullify in advance any possible revelations on the Trump-Russia connection.

Feb 24, 2017

Gonna be hard for the Trump adminstration when Homeland Security refuses to play along with their false narrative about the travel ban.

Feb 24, 2017

RT @davidfrum: If you’re a news outlet allowed into a Trump White House gaggle, you need to ask yourself: what am I doing wrong?

Feb 24, 2017

RT @JamilSmith: Trump's use of government as his P.R. agency is yet another reason why we need an independent investigation.

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What was your first job as a journalist?

I worked as an editorial copy clerk and was promoted to a copy editor at my hometown paper in Stockton, Ca.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes. I received a typewriter as a birthday gift for my senior year of high school. I used it in college as well.

How is social media changing news?

One word: Speed. People are getting the news faster than ever before. The major down side: Misinformation is just as fast, maybe faster.