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Pierce Nahigyan

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Los Angeles
Editor-in-Chief, Planet Experts
As seen in: HuffPost
Covers:  feminism, entertainment, politics, lifestyle, human rights, technology, women's health, environment, millennials

Editor-in-chief @PlanetExperts. Journalist and malcontent.

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Biography

Pierce Nahigyan is the editor-in-chief at Planet Experts. His work has appeared in several publications, including Huffington Post, Foreign Policy Journal, Intrepid Report, the Los Angeles Post-Examiner, DearVagina and SHK Magazine. A graduate of Northwestern University, he holds a B.A. in Sociol...

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes. I own three, though they mostly work when they feel like it.

How is social media changing news?

Clicks rule the space, so headlines are getting less descriptive and more uniform ("5 Reasons Why Blah Is Blah," "You Won't Believe Blah...")

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

Spider Jerusalem, from Warren Ellis' Vertigo comic Transmetropolitan. Think Hunter S. Thompson meets William Gibson.