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Mick Côté

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Montreal
Digital News Editor — Canadian Press
Covers:  business, montreal news, social media, journalism, media business, trends, LGBT, communities

Chef des nouvelles numériques, @PresseCan / Digital news editor, @CdnPress | Co-organizer @ONAMTL | Opinions my own | he/him | mick.cote@lapressecanadienne.com

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Biography

I am the digital news editor of the Canadian Press's French-language bureau in Montreal.

I hold a masters degree in entrepreneurial journalism from the University of King's College and a bachelor's degree in journalism and sociology from the same school.

I've worked with multiple organizations i...

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@MickCote — 3,399 followers, 21,434 tweets

Jeez. You know you look like you’ve had a long week when a woman on the subway grabs her rosary from her purse as soon as she sees you.
I’m really not down for small pizzas as toppings on actual pizzas. That’s mostly what I have to say on this topic.
RT @gaywonk: FACEBOOK: In order to avoid criticism, we have decided to embrace nihilism and let "truth" be determined by public… https://t.co/kc08xjm1u7
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What was your first job as a journalist?

I started off as a freelance reporter for an alt-weekly in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Then, I was a script writer and production assistant at CTV.

What's your favorite social network?

Twitter

Why did you become a journalist?

To share information about things that matter to my community and help people around me make smarter, more educated decisions.