Neil Steinberg is a Sun-Times columnist who blogs daily at His new book is Out of the Wreck I Rise: A Literary Companion to Recovery.

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Neil Steinberg is a daily news columnist at the Chicago Sun-Times, where he has been on staff since 1987. He has also written for Rolling Stone, Esquire, Sports Illustrated, Forbes, The New York Times Sunday Magazine and many other publications. The author of seven books, his latest, "You Were Ne...

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@NeilSteinberg — 7,089 followers, 18,451 tweets

Sep 26, 2017

Taking the knee: a protest that catches everybody's attention so they almost think about an issue AND pisses off Trump. What's not to love?

Sep 25, 2017

RT @OmarKelly: Dolphins safety Michael Thomas started breaking up when talking about Trump calling him "a son of a b!tch."

Sep 25, 2017

RT @EvanHandler: @goldengateblond I see you're taking a lot of heat for it. I saw it hours ago and thought, this is the best message…

Sep 25, 2017

RT @Impeach_D_Trump: One thing is certain... Stephen Curry, LeBron James & Colin Kaepernick did not commit treason. I can't say the same ab…

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What was your first job as a journalist?

Columnist/entertainment editor at The Barrington Courier-Review

Have you ever used a typewriter?


How is social media changing news?

Distributing news source content in a general, instantaneous manner. Makes it much, much easier to find people to talk about any subject.