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Elizabeth Broadbent

South Carolina
Freelance Writer and Staff Writer — Scary Mommy
Covers:  parenting, race, social justice issues, politics, depression and other mental health issues.
Doesn't Cover: online poker!

mama, writer, attachment parent, political junkie, snarky. muckrack.com/elizabeth-broa

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Born in a PA steel town, I attended the University of South Carolina, graduating in 2003 Phi Beta Kappa with a BA in English. During my undergrad, I founded The Letter Olive, a literary magazine still published by Carolina students today. I continued at Carolina for an MFA in fiction and most of...

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Oct 05, 2017

RT @neiltyson: Oct 4, 2017: Sixty years ago today, the Soviets successfully launched Sputnik. A triumph of science, technology, & ambition.

Oct 05, 2017

@neiltyson Hi! I'm a freelance parenting journo - want to talk about your t-shirt collection, fav science man! Interview possible? Mssge me.

Oct 01, 2017

RT @ADDitudeMag: "We should have seen the symptoms in each other, but we didn’t even see them in ourselves."  http://ow.ly/krUG30fgIOd  @manicpixiemama

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What was your first job as a journalist?

staff writer for City Moms blog

Have you ever used a typewriter?


How is social media changing news?

My making it quicker and more immediate, and making any gaffes viral.