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Robin Abcarian

Venice Beach
Columnist — Los Angeles Times

LA Times California columnist. Venice Beach. My daja's maja.

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Los Angeles Times columnist, writing daily about politics & pop culture, wherever they collide. Veteran of the last three presidential campaigns, with a secret fashion editor past. Based in Venice Beach, with lots of frequent flier miles to Iowa, New Hampshire & other early states.

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@AbcarianLAT — 5,987 followers, 10,738 tweets

So good, @hknightsf ! Glad you alluded to the Kate Steinle killing, result of a gun stolen from a car at the Embarcadero. 
RT @pattmlatimes: Real Californians don't use "Cali," any more than they use "Frisco" for San Francisco. "Cali" is the name of a not…
RT @ActuallyAmJessy: I need everyone to stop and look at this sign from the women’s march today (credit to u/CdrTaggert)
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What was your first job as a journalist?

Worked as an unpaid intern for United Press International, Los Angeles bureau. First paid job was at the Ventura County (CA) Star-Free Press

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Is this a trick question?

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

Stephen Glass.