Reporter, The New York Times

Read Full Bio →

Biography

Senior writer at The New York Times. Member of the paper's investigative unit since 2002. Native of Concord, Massachusetts. Graduate of Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism. Proud alum of the Tampa Bay Times, the Rochester Times-Union and the Green Bay Press Gazette. Winner of th...

Search Tweets

Twitter Feed

@DavidBarstow — 4,973 followers, 142 tweets

RT @Reuters: Statement from Stephen J. Adler, President and Editor-In-Chief, Reuters  http://reut.rs/2ASXDqQ  https://t.co/M5lsXKr8gG
@RyanMKellyPhoto, who took that heartbreaking photo in #Charlottesville, seems to be leaving journalism. I hope he reconsiders. https://t.co/KcBbcN6sNu
Trump makes bizarre claims at press event as Cabinet members take turns praising him  http://cnb.cx/2sUU6nB 
@con_agius Happy to help if I can. Email me: Barstow@nytimes.com
Show More

Have you ever used a typewriter?

I wish it wasn't so, but yes. I actually took typing in high school. I hated typing class more than any other class I ever took.

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

Is there any choice other than Cary Grant as Walter Burns?

What does it mean to be a journalist?

I get paid to question authority. How cool is that?