John Patrick Pullen on Muck Rack

John Patrick Pullen

Verified
Portland, OR area
Freelance Journalist — Freelance
Covers:  travel, entrepreneurs, business technology, book publishing, entrepreneurship, gadgets, apple, social media, technology, consumer technology
Doesn't Cover: wine, food

Consumer tech columnist for @TIME, editor for @FortuneMagazine, freelance contributor with @Entrepreneur, @Fatherly, @Qz, @Wired, and others. C:\sierra.exe

Read Full Bio →

Biography

Covering travel and technology, John Patrick Pullen specializes in the off-kilter and the unexpected, writing about everything from the world's largest lava lamp (in the middle of nowhere, Washington State) to the secret spy culture of Washington D.C. A regular contributor to Arrive, American Way...

Search Tweets

Twitter Feed

@jppullen — 3,058 followers, 7,841 tweets

Jul 28, 2017

Wake me when it's over. Unless the skinny bill passes, then please respect my DNR.

Jul 28, 2017

RT @daveweigel: "If the people who wrote this bill were proud of it, they wouldn’t be forcing this vote in the dead of night." -- Mitch McConnell, 2009

Jul 27, 2017

ISIS is committing heinous crimes against humanity... yet most of America is talking about who tweeted about who.  https://www.nytimes.com/2017/07/27/world/middleeast/isis-yazidi-women-rape-iraq-mosul-slavery.html 

Jul 26, 2017

"This is like someone told the White House to light a candle on the table and the WH set the whole table on fire.”  http://politi.co/2vJwR1e 

Show more

What was your first job as a journalist?

My first paid piece was an article on Irish playwright Ronan Noone for Boston Magazine.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

When I was a kid, sure. But the way I write now involves so much re-working, that I'd probably throw it through a wall today.

What does it mean to be a journalist?

It means to find the truth — it could be small and personal, or large and universal — and communicate it to the rest of the world.