I'm a reporter for the Houston Chronicle, creator of The Observation Post military blog & a former Army officer/Desert Storm vet. Tweets are just my opinions.

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I'm a metro reporter for the Houston Chronicle. For the most part, I cover breaking news - crimes, fires, that sort if thing. But really, I want to direct.

I was in the Army for about six years before I got into the news biz. I was a lieutenant in charge of a platoon of artillery forward observer...

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@mrglenn — 4,331 followers, 30,876 tweets

The #Russian people have never known what it’s like to live in a democratic society. First the Czars, then the Bolsheviks then Putin. Don’t forget that they are a captive people.
This is #MidwayBarbecue in Katy-my favorite barbecue restaurant in the Houston area. The place is a vegetarian’s nightmare. https://t.co/M6wHnt6ejG
For those of you who don’t know the greater #Houston area, this is a @bucees near my home. And the interesting thing is, this is a gas station/convenience store (but not like one you’ve ever seen) https://t.co/orMgvgw37i
Getting rid of all the grime & pollen at the world’s longest car wash - as certified by #Guinness and written about in the Chron by yours truly. https://t.co/u5rcHP3gfI
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What was your first job as a journalist?

The first 'paying' job i had as a journalist was with the Garland News - a suburban twice weekly in the Dallas area.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

I learned to type on a typewriter - one of those old gray monsters, forged from iron and heavy as an anvil. (seemingly)

How is social media changing news?

Multi-platforming and a race to break news via Twitter