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What was your first job as a journalist?

I was a reporter at a small newspaper called the Florida Flambeau.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes! A 1939 Remington. A 1979 IBM. And various IBM selectrics.

What does it mean to be a journalist?

To let the truth be known to the world.