These journalists don't want your gift guide pitches

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These journalists don't want your gift guide pitches
September 18th, 2016
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Hello from Muck Rack, where you can get a snapshot of what journalists around the world are reading, thinking and commenting on right now.

Anyone else counting down to Christmas? Now that summer is officially over, many PR pros are prepping their gift guide pitches...but hold your horses before hitting send. Muck Rack's own Ted Schwinden rounded up this list of journalists who definitely don't want your gift guide pitch. Read on for more, plus some of our other popular posts from the Muck Rack blog over the past few weeks.

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