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Ben Kochman is an independent journalist, writer and storyteller based in Brooklyn, New York.

He wrote over 1,000 stories in three years on staff at the New York Daily News, where he covered the Bronx courts, City Hall and the NYPD.

Before that, Ben spent a year reporting at The Bronx Times, whic...

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“Freud was wrong that only females have penis envy, I submit my client did as well,” is a REAL THING that an atty said at Manhattan Criminal today. https://t.co/yVrnjm3m3w
@therealjimrich Wow, good luck Jim. I think local news needs to be funded like public radio. Can't wait to see how this works.
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How do you prefer to be pitched on stories?

Just shoot me an email anytime at kochmanben@gmail.com

What advice can you offer to aspiring journalists?

Never stop hustling.

What's the best pitch you ever got?

To cover a pie-eating competition in a rural Massachusetts town. "Minimizing chewing and breathing is the key," the champ told me.