Contributing Writer, New York Times Magazine. Book-in-progress: Two Wheels Good: A Bicycle History of the World.

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@jodyrosen — 14,256 followers, 5,444 tweets

RT @jodyrosen: London horse-boiler plied his trade--where else?--in Dirty Lane. "Most money given for live and dead horses."  http://25.media.tumblr.com/4236e7c07ca8b7acbd59cea6680e2029/tumblr_mogeo28I4m1qb2qnco2_r1_500.jpg 
Slowly/surely deleting 1000s of old tweets b/c self-loathing. But this one I stand behind.  https://twitter.com/jodyrosen/status/332919446555480064 
Made it through two clauses of the latest "By the Book" Q&A. https://t.co/e4w03PV2xO
@tannenbaumr @TylerMahanCoe Yep. That trend started in 2012 with this "With Or Without You" rewrite. McAnally/Osborne/Sam Hunt leading the way, no surprise.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N1GfEl8XUc4 
Simenon on self-editing: "[Cut] adjectives, adverbs, & every word which is there just to make an effect...A beautiful sentence—cut it."
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