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Zac Crain

Senior Editor — D Magazine
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Senior editor/writer at D Magazine in Dallas. Author of Black Tooth Grin: The High Life, Good Times, and Tragic End of "Dimebag" Darrell Abbott. I've also written for: Esquire, Spin, Rolling Stone, ESPN, NBC, SB Nation, American Way, Spirit, and half the alternative weeklies in the country.

What was your first job as a journalist?

First job in media was music listings editor and the Dallas Observer. Also worked part-time as a GA reporter for a paper in Grapevine, TX.

Have you ever used a typewriter?


How is social media changing news?

It makes it faster. That's good. It makes new anchors read Facebook comments. That's terrible.