Eric Gillin

Before rejoining in October 2000, Gillin spent four months creating and launching, a Web site devoted to twentysomethings and politics. He covered the Democratic and Republican national conventions, drove cross country and interviewed Hunter S. Thompson. Prior to that, Gillin worked for, starting as an editorial assistant in July 1999 before becoming a staff writer, covering the after-hours trading markets in's The Night Watch.

Gillin's freelance pieces have appeared in Maxim, the New York Daily News,,, and many other publications.

Gillin received a bachelor's degree in political science and magazine journalism from Syracuse University in May 1999.

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