From the Roxy to Beijing, Andy Jacobs Live from China

Andy Jacobs, the Times reporter who covered Cory Booker and Manhattan night clubs, is in Beijing. Today, his China-based dateline is his first. “I’m going to be in the bureau there,” said Mr. Jacobs to Media Mob, shortly before he left. “It’s not a permanent thing.” He used to live in China where he taught English, and, before that, studied Mandarin at NYU. “I’m still pretty good. It’s one of those languages that I was there long enough that I got it imprinted in my head.”

It’s getting crowded over there, it seems to us! Which is something we’ll be looking into.

From the Roxy to Beijing, Andy Jacobs Live from China