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Jeremy Binckes

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New York, NY
Senior News Editor — Salon
Covers:  general assignment, american sports, american politics, breaking news
Doesn't Cover: consumer technology, business technology

Senior news editor, @salon. Unapologetic Mets fan. I endorse everything.

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Biography

I've been part of some of the most exciting digital newsrooms, managing verticals and leading some exciting digital projects. Currently, I'm on the Yahoo Digest, delivering the top news to your smartphone and tablet each morning.

For two years, I was part of Digital First Media's Project Thunder...

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@jbinckes — 1,091 followers, 17,813 tweets

RT @SophiaTesfaye: Democrats would be smart to scream this for 3 weeks and discuss nothing else but DACA and disaster relief funding  https://twitter.com/TalKopan/status/955496379790569472 
@LEBassett That’s pretty cool. I doubt you have a ticket to go but that’s really cool nonetheless.
RT @LEBassett: Just a picture of me and my childhood friend Nick Foles, who grew up to be quarterback of the Eagles while I basica… https://t.co/B8eEghI9Tp
RT @JohnGHendy: Serious question: Is Trump still going to Davos?
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What was your first job as a journalist?

I was an intern at the Huffington Post. The best part, though, was writing a daily weather report. Oh, man, that was fun

Have you ever used a typewriter?

For actual work? No. For fun? Yes!

How is social media changing news?

It's giving journalists a more authentic and easier way to get a firsthand account of the big stories. Plus, it's the best way to share.