What was your first job as a journalist?
I worked as a staff writer for one of the local universities' alternative weeklies.
Have you ever used a typewriter?
Yes, and I currently own two Smith Coronas -- one manual from the 1960s and one electric from the 1970s.
Who's your favorite fictional journalist?
Most fictional journalists suck. It's called Hollywood romanticism. Can Snoopy be considered a journalist?