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Genetta Adams

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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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Biography

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

Twitter Feed

@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. https://t.co/rj23uRmXIv

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. https://t.co/pajRmoMmdn

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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.