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Christopher Zara

New York City
News Editor — Fast Company
Covers:  business, movies, book publishing, entertainment copyrights, indie theater, life and arts, television, entertainment, theater, media, arts and culture, the publishing industry, privacy, corporate malfeasance

News editor @FastCompany. Formerly, deputy editor @IBTimes. Theater @newsweek. Author of Tortured Artists from @simonschuster. 1/4 Morlock.

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Christopher Zara covers media and culture. He joined IBTimes in June 2012. From 2005 to 2012, he served as managing editor of Show Business, a trade magazine for New York City's performing arts industry. His writing has also appeared in Newsweek, The Independent, Salon, The Huffington Post, Menta...

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@christopherzara — 6,775 followers, 8,738 tweets

Sep 16, 2017

RT @nppalawyer: There's no reasonable expectation of privacy in a public place, & photography in public is protected expression.…

Sep 15, 2017

@jtvancouver @Chase I felt the need to share because I see all these folks waiting in line every day, and no one knows about the secret ATM

Sep 15, 2017

TIP: The @chase bank on Murray and Greenwich has a secret ATM hidden away inside. You don't have to wait in that line.

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What was your first job as a journalist?

I landed an assignment with a movie magazine on my very first pitch. I took it as an omen.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

That's like asking how old I am. I won't answer it.

How is social media changing news?

I find it challenging that the conversation never ends.