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Jon Niccum

Lawrence, KS
Entertainment Writer — Kansas City Star
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Jon Niccum is a writer, journalist and filmmaker.

What was your first job as a journalist?

Writing freelance cover stories for an all-music publication called "The Note" that covered the Kansas City-area music scene.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Absolutely. I got through college using a typewriter. But it was a cool one with automatic correction.

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

Carl Kolchak.