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Dave McCombs

Covers:  Asian telecom, media and technology companies. Corporate governance, corporate folklore, sports business as relates to tennis, Kei Nishikori and the 2020 Tokyo Olympics
Doesn't Cover: The waterfront

Business and financial news editor Retweets are not endorsements. Opinions are my own.

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@davepmccombs — 84 followers, 182 tweets

May 16, 2017

RT @davidfrum: Think how dismayed the intelligence professionals must be to have leaked this story

Apr 19, 2017

RT @DKThomp: firing o'reilly was the right thing to do, but fox news went about it in about the most craven way possible…

Apr 12, 2017

RT @jdelreal: And here, a sitting U.S. president explains how he was tutored on geopolitics by a sitting Chinese president.…

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What was your first job as a journalist?

Copy editor at Brentwood Publishing in Santa Monica, CA

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Way too much time on a typewriter as a college student, then as a free-lancer before the computer age. Three pitch letters = 6 hours, at best

How is social media changing news?

Smart journalists are using it for both quick and dirty AND in depth research on how ordinary readers perceive and react to news coverage.