writer, editor, journalist, dad, husband, improviser; more at muckrack.com/shane-kite-1

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From Amy Winehouse to the White House, I've covered music, media, art, film, finance, theatre, technology, politics, small business, national security, community and foreign affairs for consumer and trade magazines for more than 15 years.

I’ve filed stories for Forbes on motorcycle “mania,” “gree...

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For the record, we didn't receive the correction, the #FalseAlarm warning, on our phones until 40 minutes after the original #BallisticMissile warning was sent. My wife found out it was a mistake from a keyword search on Twitter: Thank you #HawaiiEMA
Here on the #BigIsland I surmised the mistaken #BallisticMissile warning had to be a mistake or false alarm because the disaster warning #sirens are supposed to wail & they did not. But that didn’t stop me from walking out onto the lanai to search the Western sky for incoming.
After 10/31/16 NYTimes article "FBI Sees No Clear Link to Russia" #SteeleDossier author "severed his relationship with the FBI out of concern...the FBI was being manipulated for political ends by the #Trump people" #Senate #testimony of #GlennRSimpson: https://t.co/YNPzbUn8uF
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What was your first job as a journalist?

Covering the asset-backed bond market, Wall Street's often calamitous always gigantic profit game as assistant editor for Asset Sales Report.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes, indeed.

How is social media changing news?

Practicing & consuming it's more twee & annoying, but more easily & quickly found. Cannabilizes, democratizes, cheapens the endeavor.


Jesse H. Neal Award for Excellence in Journalism 2002, Best News Coverage

2002 - Best News Coverage
Reports on the award won by the 'Securities Industry News' in the American Business Media's 48 Annual Jesse H. Neal Awards in New York City. Coverage of news on the impact of World Trade Center destruction; Citation of staff members included in the award; Details of the category won by the publication.