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Sharon Silke Carty

Ann Arbor, Michigan
Freelance Journalist — Freelance
As seen in: Freelance, Yahoo, HuffPost
Covers:  nhtsa, auto safety, nissan, honda, ford, chrysler, general motors, auto sales or leases, toyota, auto technology, auto consumer news
Doesn't Cover: off the shelf car products, nascar or other races, car washing or waxing products, how to winterize/summerize/otherwise weatherwise your car

Anchor baby. Moth Story Slam winner. Obsessive Hamilton fan. Wannabe novelist. Slow poke runner.

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Sep 22, 2017

Crowdsourcing: Looking for women who had an impact on the auto industry. Not the usual suspects -- looking for names I may have missed.

Sep 22, 2017

Came across this today: NASA wanted to send Sally Ride into space with 100 tampons for a 7-day trip. 

Sep 14, 2017

@damon_corp Doh! Was working too fast. Will correct next week. Thanks for pointing that out.

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Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes, when I used to put together open house listings when I worked at a real estate office in high school. Still have one, in the basement.

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

Hands down winner: William Miller, from Almost Famous. Close second: Josie Geller from Never Been Kissed.

How do you prefer to be pitched on stories?

Email, please. I rarely answer my phone to numbers I don't recognize anymore, unless I'm waiting for a specific call to come in.