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John Capone is a writer and editor, formerly of MediaPost. As a freelancer he's written for’s Grub Street, BlackBook, Radar, The Daily, Hemispheres,, [wherever]: an out of place journal, Zagat, Serious Eats and many others. His idols are Hunter S. Thompson, Harold Ross an...

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Sep 09, 2017

There are many reasons why that $5 Bottle of Trader Joe's wine is odious, but @TakeItToCourt, you missed most 

Aug 09, 2017

RT @jmandese: @KBAndersen By the way, MediaPost published a pretty good truthiness take by @seasick_sailors (John Capone) nearly…

Jul 05, 2017

@TurntableLab does that mean inventory alerts received were errors?

May 22, 2017

RT @OnePerfectShot: There are car crashes and then there are Tarantino car crashes. The extended version of Death Proof played Cannes 1…

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What was your first job as a journalist?

At Blue, the adventure travel magazine.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes, often, but mostly as an exercise.

How is social media changing news?

For the better and the worse. It's obviously causing more fracturing and creating "filter bubbles" but it's delivering real-time information.