National College FB/Hoops Columnist for L.A. Times (1995-2015). LAT sports (1981-2015), paper boy (1968-71), Heisman voter, Co-founder TMG College Sports

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RT @MrCFB: Had a chance to visit with Nick Saban last week. And you know what? Those waiting on him to slip are going to have…
Let me know when it gets to "Situation Nagano" ...! Hang in there. I think my first Winter Oly (Lillehammer) everything Alpine went off on schedule. What a tease . 
I may have written more Oly Ski Race postponed races than Oly ski races... 
Olympic skiing weather misery update report: Hey Nathan this was MY old job!!!! "Men's downhill postponed because of high winds" 
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What was your first job as a journalist?

Technically Sports Editor Cal State Fullerton Daily Titan. Received $300 stipend. Then Fullerton Daily News Tribune

Have you ever used a typewriter?

You bet. I started on typewriter at the LA Times back in 1981 shortly before move to computers. Remember glue pots?

How is social media changing news?

By the second....