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Biography

Jere Downs is obsessed with food, health, and the post-recession economy. She writes, and cooks, for a weekly column for the Louisville Courier-Journal and writes enterprise stories on issues ranging from the Tiny House Movement to Payday Lending Abuses.
Downs is a graduate of the Columbia Univer...

What was your first job as a journalist?

Clerk at Int'l Herald Tribune, Paris - when the Berlin Wall fell.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

yes

How is social media changing news?

Dynamite! News has never been this volatile.