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Otis Taylor

San Francisco
East Bay Columnist — San Francisco Chronicle

@sfchronicle metro columnist, covering Oakland and the East Bay. Thoughts: otaylor@sfchronicle.com

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At the San Francisco Chronicle, I write columns and stories about the people making California — specifically Oakland and the East Bay — an interesting place to live.

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What was your first job as a journalist?

Sports writer.

Have you ever used a typewriter?


How is social media changing news?

It has accelerated the pace of news gathering and competition, which leads to more mistakes on breaking stories.