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Thomas Crone


Thomas Crone is a freelance writer in St. Louis, with over 25 years of experience covering culture for a wide variety of local publications and websites. In addition to his work with nextSTL, he currently writes for St. Louis Magazine and Riverfront Times. After 17 years of teaching communications at Webster University, he's taken on the management reins of a newly-reborn corner bar, the Tick Tock Tavern. He lives 7.5 blocks away from that joint in the Tower Grove East neighborhood of South St. Louis, MO.


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