M. Alex Johnson – Journalist at Large

An analog journalist in a digital world

Life on general assignment

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In the new world at NBC News, I’m now doing general assignment after many years covering various beats. That yields a certain variety to one’s work week.

At 1 o’clock this morning, I was hunched over a spreadsheet calculating word-frequency counts for President Obama’s State of the Union address. Ten hours later, I was writing this:

One of the busiest interstates in the U.S. remained closed Wednesday, hours after a semi-trailer transporting French vanilla coffee creamer overturned in Phoenix, coating more than 150 feet of the highway with a white slick of delicious-smelling traffic hazard.

You never know what life on GA will bring next.

Grab your coffee mug: French vanilla creamer closes busy Arizona interstate (NBC News)

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Written by Alex

February 13, 2013 at 12:02 pm

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  1. Wow! This blog looks just like my old one! It’s on a totally different subject but it has pretty much the same page layout and
    design. Great choice of colors!

    calography

    April 8, 2014 at 5:58 am


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