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P.K. Daniel

Verified
San Diego
Freelance Journalist — Freelance
As seen in: Freelance
Covers:  sports-related health and safety issues, wta, individual sports profiles, nfl issues (artificial vs natural turf), baseball recruiting, commotio cordis, concussions, sudden cardiac arrest

Longtime sports journalist, with a recent focus on medical issues. U of MD J-School alum. Fan of Terps, O's and 'Skins.

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Biography

My journalism career has spanned a quarter-century, including a combined 18 years at the San Diego Union-Tribune and the Los Angeles Daily News.

At both papers, I supervised the nightly sports copy-desk operations and developed a track record of meeting multiple daily production deadlines. Worki...

What was your first job as a journalist?

I was a sports stringer for a weekly newspaper.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes. LOL.

How is social media changing news?

It allows the public to get the news faster, but too many "content producers" are consumed with getting it first instead of getting it right.