@WashingtonPost sports writer, Maryland grad and author of 100 Things Nationals Fans Should Know & Do Before They Die. Get your copy at: JakeRussellSports.com/Nationals-Book/

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Washington Post sports aide and author of "100 Things Nationals Fans Should Know & Do Before They Die"

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@_JakeRussell — 3,367 followers, 49,646 tweets

Jun 28, 2017

Remember that time everyone thought John Wall and Bradley Beal hated each other? https://t.co/KqWCyqqthx

Jun 28, 2017

@Toribelle4 It's a cold world out there. I think Elton John sang a song about that 20 years ago

Jun 28, 2017

RT @BNightengale: You want a hero today? Take a look at #MLB Umpire John Tumpane. He saves a woman's life on the Roberto Clemente and…

Jun 28, 2017

RT @CharleyCasserly: When the @Cowboys give up 9 sacks in 19 games(@Redskins 1991)win 3 SB's then the subject can be discussed…

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What was your first job as a journalist?

At 13, I wrote a story for What's Up? Annapolis Magazine profiling 10 Redskins and Ravens players to watch out for during training camp.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Does a word processor count?

How is social media changing news?

It gets the word out faster. People frequently check social media before checking traditional news outlets.