Steve Friess

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Steve Friess
Born(1972-10-16) October 16, 1972 (age 39)
Long Island, New York
NationalityAmerican
OccupationJournalist
Notable credit(s)USA Today, New York Times, Newsweek, LA Times
Website
http://www.stevefriess.com
 
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Steve Friess
Born(1972-10-16) October 16, 1972 (age 39)
Long Island, New York
NationalityAmerican
OccupationJournalist
Notable credit(s)USA Today, New York Times, Newsweek, LA Times
Website
http://www.stevefriess.com

Steve Friess (dob 10/16/72) is an American freelance journalist, blogger and podcaster based in Las Vegas whose work appears regularly in the New York Times, USA Today, Newsweek, the Los Angeles Times and others.

He was among the first U.S. journalists to profile future NBA basketball star Yao Ming.[1]

Friess is co-host of two podcasts, the weekly celebrity-interview podcast “The Strip” and the twice-weekly animal-affairs program, “The Petcast.” He was named Vegas Person of the Year in 2007 by VegasTripping.Com.[2]

References

  1. ^ "Yao yearns for the NBA". USA TODAY. 2001-04-06. http://www.usatoday.com/sports/nba/stories/2001-04-04-yao.htm. Retrieved 2010-05-24. 
  2. ^ "Steve Friess : The Vegas Person of the Year in Las Vegas". http://www.vegastripping.com/trippies2007/editors/personoftheyear.