What was your first job as a journalist?
I was hired on Feb. 7, 1984, as news editor for the Carlsbad (N.M.) Current-Argus.
Have you ever used a typewriter?
I learned to key/type in high school on a typewriter, and used an electric typewriter for three years of college at Ohio University.
How is social media changing news?
Social media has intensified the immediacy of news, but it has also led to less professional and less accurate coverage.