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Jonathan Franklin

Reporter — The Guardian
Covers:  chile, brazil, south american travel, extreme travel, the cocaine wars, privacy/freedom, extreme survival, all things chilean, south american hotels, gm recall
Doesn't Cover: finance

Guardian Reporter Author 438 Days & 33 Men. Send news tips to

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Reporter The Guardian

Author 33 Men - Chilean Mine Rescue

Contributor GQ - Esquire - Nat Geo Traveler

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@FranklinBlog — 1,955 followers, 1,572 tweets

@gkerag hey greg, i know you left Yahoo. but i'm a writer with the Guardian (19 years) kinda lost trying to find out how to submit travel story x Yahoo, any emails or ideas? thxs
@jopiazza LOVED the advice on marriage, thxs. I am writer w/ The Guardian x 19 years, keen to write x Yahoo, can you send me email for submissions? thxs
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What was your first job as a journalist?

Getting coffee for old men at the New York Times - could never tell if they were yelling "coffee" or "copy".

Have you ever used a typewriter?

For thousands of hours, beginning in 5th grade!

How is social media changing news?

Bringing floods of new information which means journalists can help sort wheat from chaff, organic from processed and fresh from stale.


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1991 - Most Censored Story
I posed as a mortician and was hired by US Air Force to embalm dead US soldiers coming back from the Gulf War.