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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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@otisrtaylorjr — 5,098 followers, 22,436 tweets

Sep 25, 2017

RT @arb: weird u didn't set it on fire when ben roethlisberger raped a lady. do u love the flag more than women  https://twitter.com/arvingibbs/status/912059054519877632 

Sep 24, 2017

RT @jilltucker: The 15-minute appearance that includes blowing kisses and signing autographs cost the university an estimated $800,…

Sep 24, 2017

RT @freeSPIRIT_5678: Proudest & scariest moment as a yellow-jacket happened at the same time. Thank you @Kaepernick7 for inspiring to…

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What was your first job as a journalist?

Sports writer.

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How is social media changing news?

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