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Zachary Crockett

San Francisco
Reporter — Vox
Covers:  weird, economics, economics, homelessness, travel, culture, inventions, gadgets

Writer at @voxdotcom. Musician, mountain lover.

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Zachary is a writer for Priceonomics, and covers off-kilter sub-cultures, innovators, and communities. His work has been picked up by The New York Times, TechCrunch, Gizmodo, and Forbes.

He also spent a year chronicling rural artisans in South America, and is currently working on a collection of...

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@zzcrockett — 1,993 followers, 654 tweets

Sep 19, 2017

What the 100 richest people in the world did for their first full-time job

Aug 31, 2017

RT @dirtbag_phil: Gotta give them credit. They were at least creative enough not to call their wage slaves "associates."

Aug 28, 2017

"Papa, what was life like in the age of apps?" "It was a cold and brutish world, son. Few survived the onslaught of Google and Facebook."

Aug 25, 2017

Streams of Bonnie Tyler’s “Total Eclipse of the Heart” followed the path of totality. (via @Spotify)

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I spent an afternoon with inventor Alan Adler, going through boxes of his old prototypes. It was magical.