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Chris Wilson

Washington, DC
Interactive Graphics Editor — Time Magazine
Covers:  nerd stuf, data, politics, science, languages, elections, demographics, rhetoric, census, whimsy

Director of data journalism @Time (unverified). It's time to go home, Eddie.

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Data reporter and coder at Yahoo News. Produce weekly data-driven interactives and hard-hitting, investigative pieces like the Jack Lew Signature Generator.

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@chriswilsondc — 3,241 followers, 6,410 tweets

Question: What if Elf on the Shelf catches you doing something bad, like setting fire to your sister’s dollhouse, but then it turns out Boss Baby made you do it? Do you still get penalized by Santa?
RT @suellentrop: I didn’t believe @chriswilsondc could make a scientifically accurate Star Wars quiz, but wow he did it…
Like the Harry Potter quiz, @TIME has once again partnered with social scientists to give you an empirical personality quiz. This one: Which Star Wars character are you?
RT @sampjacobs: Congrats to @chriswilsondc who (once again!) created the most popular story on @Time this year. 
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What was your first job as a journalist?

Congressional Quarterly

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes, I own a Facit 1610

How is social media changing news?

Polluting it with meaningless sentiment data.