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Logan Jenkins Retires His San Diego Union-Tribune Column After 22 Years

Logan Jenkins in an undated photo.
courtesy of The San Diego Union-Tribune
Logan Jenkins in an undated photo.
Logan Jenkins Retires His San Diego Union-Tribune Column After 22 Years
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Logan Jenkins published his final column in The San Diego Union-Tribune Monday after 22 years at the newspaper and more than 35 as a journalist.

In his more than 3,000 columns, Jenkins wrote about everything from water wars to cock fights, not just one political scandal and even about being kissed as a 10-year-old by Marilyn Monroe, maybe.

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A fourth-generation San Diegan, Jenkins often included family lore in his columns using personal anecdotes to connect with readers.

Jenkins joins Midday Edition Wednesday to reflect on his career as a “newspaperman.”