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James Grebey is a journalist, writer, and cartoonist based in New York City.

He attended Hamilton College in Clinton, New York, graduating in 2012 with a double major in Government and Studio Art. A year later, he attended the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism, graduating with honors in 2014 after studying digital journalism, environmental reporting, and film criticism, among other topics.

He’s currently a freelance journalist, having spent two years as entertainment news editor at Inverse, where he wrote and edits pop culture news and longer features or reported pieces. Previously he worked as the weeknight editor at Inverse, as a staff writer at SPIN Magazine, an as editorial fellow at BuzzFeed, where he became very familiar with the Viral Web and thinking of new ways to tell stories. Also, GIFs. James used to work at ABC New Radio and MAD Magazine.

He is a pop culture obsessive, and once willingly sat through a 27-hour long marathon of every single Marvel movie up to and including Age of Ultron. It was a great experience that he never wants to do again.

At one point James could run a 4:30 mile, but he’s kind of out of running shape these days.

You can reach him at jgrebes@gmail.com, or on Twitter, where his handle is @jgrebes.