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J duLac

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Washington, D.C.
Reporter — The Washington Post
As seen in: The Washington Post
Covers:  life., culture., history., gambling., death., the way things were.
Doesn't Cover: new, your, album

Swashbuckler @washingtonpost * Slacktivist * ex enterprise * ex pop critic * ex b-boy * @aajajcamp co-founder * SF expat * j.dulac@washpost.com * 202.334.5268

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Biography

Born in San Francisco, on Haight Street, to hippie parents: Freedom isn't just another word for nothing left to lose; it's also my middle name, as written on my birth certificate. Have used J. Freedom du Lac as my byline since late 1993/early 1994. Was once told it was (is?) the worst byline in j...

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@jfdulac — 10,556 followers, 24,379 tweets

Jun 26, 2017

It took @AlexHortonTX less than one day (most of which was spent at orientation) to write “obtained by The Washington Post” into a story. 🔥 https://t.co/LFWwNfkOl3

Jun 26, 2017

@AlexHortonTX Can @AlexHortonTX pull the rare WaPo double? Featured on A1 by @Reinlwapo in 2011; now needs an A1 byline of his own https://t.co/38jIshLqJc

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What was your first job as a journalist?

Sports stringer, Peninsula Times Tribune, Palo Alto, CA. Assignments included Cal basketball at UCLA and Super Bowl XXVII at the Rose Bowl.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes--and not because I'm cool. I'm just old.

Who do you wish followed you?