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About me

Gender MALE
Occupation Writer, Ex-Network News Producer
Location Los Angeles, CA
Introduction I'm a former network news producer and manager, the media editor at The Daily Banter, and a writer who's been featured in The Huffington Post, The New York Observer and The Village Voice. I'm also the author of a book called Dead Star Twilight and the founder of DXM Media, a firm specializing in television production as well as social media strategies and consulting. On top of all that crap, I'm the co-host of "The Bob & Chez Show" podcast and radio show with Bob Cesca. To find out more about me and/or throw money at me, go here. You can contact me at or Follow me on Twitter at @chezpazienza.
Favorite Movies Alien, Magnolia, Donnie Darko, The Fountain, The Player, Pleasantville, Blade Runner, Trainspotting, Fight Club, Blazing Saddles, Love & Death, Network, American Beauty, Brick, The Motorcycle Diaries, Intacto, A Clockwork Orange, The Sting, Dr. Strangelove, Jaws
Favorite Music What've you got?
Favorite Books The End of Faith -- Sam Harris, The Delivery Man -- Joe McGinniss Jr., Survivor -- Chuck Palahniuk, A Mencken Chrestomathy -- H.L. Mencken, Messiah -- Boris Starling, Collected Poems 1909-1935 -- T.S. Eliot, Cosmopolis -- Don DeLillo, Sex Drugs and Cocoa Puffs -- Chuck Klosterman

You moved the pot before the coffee stopped brewing. Do you smell the mountains or the burro?

Chances are I'm congested and don't smell much of anything.