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… https://t.co/hkVO3YFe0p
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 .  https://twitter.com/SITimLayden/status/962849151837913089 
I may have written more Oly Ski Race postponed races than Oly ski races...  https://twitter.com/nathanfenno/status/962624183371939840 
Olympic skiing weather misery update report: Hey Nathan this was MY old job!!!! "Men's downhill postponed because of high winds"  http://www.latimes.com/sports/olympics/la-sp-olympics-live-updates-men-s-downhill-postponed-at-pyeongchang-1518309018-htmlstory.html 
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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....