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Dave McCombs

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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 — 86 followers, 211 tweets

Jul 18, 2017

RT @shitmydadsays: "Oh he knew how bad this would look. If a man shits his pants on purpose he's trying to cover up something that smells a lot fucking worse."

Jul 18, 2017

RT @yashar: President Clinton at the George W. Bush Library tonight. https://t.co/YcgCBoN3Ys

Jul 18, 2017

RT @DKThomp: This cheeky 1973 pro-Nixon column anticipates practically every single pro-Trump argument today (via @bgrueskin)…

Jul 18, 2017

RT @davidfrum: We have arrived at the official presidential endorsement of collusion with foreign espionage agencies against political opponents

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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.