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Chris Slater

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Copy Editor at the Charleston Gazette-Mail. I mostly tweet about The Simpsons and professional wrestling.

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Biography

I recently started as a reporter covering local government at the Page News and Courier, located in Luray, VA. It is an adjustment moving four hours away from my home but I am up for the challenge.

Check out my blog - chrisslater.blogspot.com - where I talk about a hodgepodge of issues from the i...

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@chris_slater — 850 followers, 54,994 tweets

Jul 27, 2017

RT @MATTHARDYBRAND: .@EdNordholm did an interview in which he BLATANTLY LIED to defame me. I have this entire convo recorded for proof.…

Jul 27, 2017

He has points. But you can see where he's trying to really disparage @MATTHARDYBRAND. He's not very nice in this interview. https://t.co/9BaYdjuHm7

Jul 26, 2017

RT @SInow: As the bicycle turns 200, its effects on the environment, sports, culture and health have never been stronger  http://on.si.com/2tEskvD 

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What was your first job as a journalist?

Freelancing for my local newspaper. Their HS football beat writer was battling cancer & I filled in for him for a season.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

I have never used a typewriter for a legitimate purpose. I found one at my grandpa's house when I was 10 & played around with it.

How is social media changing news?

It's including everybody. I'm from a small town and I've interacted with NY Times reporters and CNN anchors.