Thompson Smith

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Boston, MA
Emerson College
Veganism, Coffee, Coke Zero
  • Thompson Smith is regionally famous for tracking down discounts on high-end coffee beans.
  • His animal-friendly diet requires him to pay extra attention to nutrition fact labels. So, if he tells you there's dairy in something you're about to eat, he's probably right.
  • Unlike many Bostonians, he understands that Starbucks can be superior to Duncan, depending on the circumstances.


During his roughly 15 years in the journalism and journalism-adjacent businesses, Thompson Smith has contributed to old school newspapers, irreverent alt-weeklies, and quite a few websites.


Thompson Smith has a master's degree in print and multimedia journalism from Emerson College.
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