Kevin Zawacki // writer and editor

JOURNALISM

I hold the rare distinction of having covered both Pavement (the band, as a music critic) and pavement (the road surface, as a metro reporter).

Here are some of my favorite stories I've written:


THE ATLANTIC SLATE AL JAZEERA AMERICA

Why Can’t Robots Understand
Sarcasm?
In Defense of Skipping
New York City’s Public Health
‘Warrior’ Revamps HIV Messaging
Stop Putting Your Email Address
in Your Email Signature

SMITHSONIAN MAGAZINE

VICE

WESTCHESTER MAGAZINE

Crashing Alexander Hamilton’s
Birthday Weekend

I’m an Irishman with a Lethal
Potato Allergy

Westchester Is Experiencing a
SV-Like Tech Growth

How Long Will You Live? Ask
Your Friends

Behind the Ugly, Bitter,
Name-Calling Yelp Lawsuit

Entrepreneur Of The Year:
Andrew McMurray

THE DAILY BEAST

FAST COMPANY

PASTE MAGAZINE

Four Hours on NYC’s Worst
Subway

Why Introverts Are The Best
Networkers On Twitter

Four Great Music Documentaries
Streaming on YouTube

Ebola Tweets Are Missing
the Target

6 Tactics Non-Drinkers Use
to Navigate Boozy Holiday Parties

‘BoJack Horseman’ is an Exercise
in Squandered Potential

I Met My Digital Doppelgänger

The Perils Of Time Tracking

The 15 Best Built to Spill Songs