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Joe DePaolo

Lexington, KY
Senior Writer and Sports Editor — Mediaite

Senior Writer/Sports Editor @mediaite. Work published by the NYT, WaPo, many others. 2017 Society of Pro Journalists NJ award-winner - Magazine Profile Writing

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I am a New York based freelance writer who has written about sports and entertainment for; The New York Times,, and a host of other print and Internet outlets. I also spent several years working as a producer of news and business talk radio for two national networks.

In 2013, I have pub...

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@joe_depaolo — 1,869 followers, 18,123 tweets

Nov 15, 2017

@hidingintheburg @AraTrask @atu2 Doing my homework right now...either Nashville or NYC, presumably. My goodness they're expensive.

Nov 15, 2017

@AraTrask @hidingintheburg There is absolutely no language in anything I can see which says there's no guarantee of a code. There's language which says no guarantee of tickets, but not no guarantee of a code.

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How is social media changing news?

Social media has greatly hurt the beat reporter, but it has dramatically helped the growth of longform.

What's your favorite social network?

I love Twitter. I think it is an incredibly powerful tool that has changed, and will continue to change our business.

Who do you wish followed you?

Mark Singer. I aspire to write profiles for The New Yorker one day. And I think that Singer is the gold standard.