ABC journalist, TV presenter, and radio broadcaster. Landline reporter and roustabout. Former this, former that... views mine. taylor.john@abc.net.au

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Biography

Award-winning journalist and presenter John Taylor has been with the ABC since 1995. Between 2002 and 2006 he was the ABC's China Correspondent based in Beijing, and he was also host of the Queensland TV current affairs program Stateline. John has been a national current affairs reporter with TV'...

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Jul 22, 2017

RT @thecommongreen: The only human, alive or dead, not contained within the frame of this photo is Michael Collins. The ultimate anti-s…

Jul 21, 2017

RT @TheRealBuzz: Neil and I were a couple of tired but happy guys after landing and walking on the moon. #Apollo11 https://t.co/TV6YjZX3na

Jul 21, 2017

RT @TheRealBuzz: When Neil took this pic of me it was very spontaneous. He said "stop right there" & I turned. You can see the motio…

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What was your first job as a journalist?

High school sports stringer.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Oh yes.

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

Superman. Isn't he everybody's?

Suburban Press Association Newspaper of the Year runnerup

2010 - Newspaper of the Year
Editor of the Bonner Springs (Kan.) Chieftain when it won second place in the Suburban Press Association's Newspaper of the Year contest in 2010 for non-daily publications.

Inland Press Association's Nation's Best Non-Daily Newspaper (3rd place)

2009 - Nation's best newspaper
Editor of the Shawnee (Kan.) Dispatch when it placed third in Inland Press Association's Nation's Best Non-Daily Newspaper contest in 2009.