Say hello to Olivier Knox, a White House correspondent for Agence France-Presse.
What word do you routinely misspell? When I’m typing breaking news, “presidnet.”
What’s the name of your cell phone ring? Bzzzzzzzzzzz, bzzzzzzzzzzz.
What time did you get up this morning? 6:17 am to get my Niblet out of his crib.
When did you last cry and why? 6:17 am. I stopped when I had my second cup of coffee.
How many emails do you receive a day, roughly? In the high 200s. Apparently, I really need to make my mortgage three inches longer.
What’s your favorite letter? “Ã ”
What single person played the biggest role / had the biggest influence on your journalism career? There are two really key people. Stephane Marchand, former DC correspondent of Le Figaro, gave me my first job in journalism as his assistant, back in 1995. And Peter Mackler, AFP’s chief news editor in the US, who hired me in 1996.
When’s the last time you volunteered? Where? I’m volunteering information right now.
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