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Nathaniel Friedman

Portland, OR
Editor, Victory Journal and Contributor — Freelance, GQ

Edit: @victoryjournal. Write: @GQMagazine. Work: @dandcnewyork. Co-founder: FreeDarko. Opinions mine.

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I was the ringleader of FreeDarko, a collective of artists and writers responsible for the influential NBA blog of the same name. We also published two books, The Macrophenomenal Pro Basketball Almanac and The Undisputed Guide to Pro Basketball History. I've written for a bunch of places; current...

What was your first job as a journalist?

I wrote about music for Philadelphia Weekly right out of college.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

In high school, when I didn't really write all that much.

How is social media changing news?

It makes it easier to feel like everybody (or nobody) is reading your work.