reporter covering music tech + politics. bylines @FastCompany @Guardian @thedailybeast @Stereogum I wrote @propublica's fracking song davemholmes@gmail.com

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Biography

In 2011, I graduated from the Studio 20 digital journalism Master's program at NYU. While at school, I interned/freelanced for the NY Daily News and NewYorker.com. I also helped produce music video explainers for ProPublica and the Guardian. Since graduating, I've written for Fast Company and the...

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Maybe Haiti would be less of a “shithole” if its people hadn’t been systematically raped, kidnapped and enslaved by France and then punished by the U.S. for rebelling against this system of atrocities but hey what do I know  https://twitter.com/katzonearth/status/951656979658870785 
RT @mattyglesias: It’s getting to the point where you can hardly make sweeping, derogatory statements about black people without the… https://t.co/yFl85IGQ8J
A bit of cable news analysis for you: They keep saying “bleephole” on MSNBC but it sounds like they’re saying “b-hole” which is also the funniest word in the English language.
Well this isn’t hard to figure out. But hey who needs a dog whistle when you’ve got a blow horn?  https://twitter.com/adamserwer/status/951571167634120704 
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What was your first job as a journalist?

Freelance writer for the dearly departed film/music website, Stylus Magazine.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yeah but just as a goof when I was a kid.

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

Trevor Newsworthy, Fresh Prince of Bel Air