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Roberto Scalese

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Revere, MA
Digital Content Director — The Daily Item
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Digital Content Director @itemlive. Past: @BostonDotCom @BostonGlobe @Patch @WickedLocal. I left my high school yearbook staff over creative differences.

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Associate Editor at Boston.com.

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@BertoScalese — 1,318 followers, 7,124 tweets

Nov 17, 2017

RT @kristindakota: Listening to this is so sweet 😭 "We've often wondered if we had a tree worthy of sending to Boston" I love the…

Nov 16, 2017

RT @JasonSchwartz: The Harvard Crimson reports that, as the weather gets colder, students are starting to wear coats.  http://www.thecrimson.com/article/2017/11/14/it-is-cold-almost/ 

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What was your first job as a journalist?

I was a reporter in Wilmington, Mass. Nothing ever happened there, so I always included all raccoon-related calls in the weekly police log.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yeah, though not professionally. I was on a typewriter through high school. I think about getting one now, but that would be obnoxious.

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

It's hard not to love Michael Keaton as Henry Hacket in The Paper. Or pretty much any other character from The Paper.