Real News Daily by Dave Pell, Managing Editor, Internet

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CNN Executive Editor

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VP, Condé Nast

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Pulitzer Prize Winning Journalist

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Director, UC Press

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Copy Chief, Random House

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Former VP, McClatchy News

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