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@arippnyc — 45 followers, 43 tweets

Sep 07, 2017

@louweiss Hey, Lou! Allan Ripp here - terrific Journal piece on Tubman. I followed right behind you - see Friday's House of Worship column

Sep 07, 2017

Allan Ripp column in Wall Street Journal about campus rabbi at Oberlin College dialing back anti-Semitism:  https://www.wsj.com/articles/a-rabbi-walks-into-a-campus-protest-1504826898 

Jul 18, 2017

Allan Ripp essay in Wall Street Journal on Trump lawyer Marc Kasowitz's fatal email blunder:  https://www.wsj.com/articles/nasty-email-hit-reply-with-sangfroid-1500417713 

Jul 08, 2017

Why, thank you, FRANK BRUNI!! i remember your great coverage from Italy before you became food critic and education savant...Allan Ripp https://t.co/LXS01UfH5T

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What was your first job as a journalist?

An assistant editor in 1976 at Horizon Magazine, then a, hard-cover, bi-monthly mag of culture, art and history published by McGraw-Hill.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

I took typing classes in high school and am a speed typist. Learning to type so fast initially hindered my ability to write on a computer.

How is social media changing news?

Speed at spreading wave action in big stories but frequently fanning hyperbole and misinformation.