Twitter http://nhpr.org en Scott Simon's Twitter Vigil http://nhpr.org/post/scott-simons-twitter-vigil <p>A few years ago, NPR's Weekend Edition Saturday host Scott Simon interviewed his mother, Patricia Lyons Simon Newman, for <a href="http://storycorps.org/listen/patricia-lyons-simon-newman-gilband-and-her-son-scott-simon/" target="_blank">StoryCorps</a>. She talked about what a great companion he was; when he broke down, in response, his mother told him to "stop crying."</p> Thu, 01 Aug 2013 19:40:07 +0000 Virginia Prescott 32368 at http://nhpr.org Scott Simon's Twitter Vigil Tweeting Responsibly http://nhpr.org/post/tweeting-responsibly <p>Super-storm Sandy once again has journalists talking about social media’s evolving role in breaking news coverage.&nbsp; Using laptops and smartphones, many Americans on the eastern seaboard contributed to national coverage of the storm via Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.</p> Mon, 05 Nov 2012 15:02:39 +0000 Virginia Prescott & Taylor Quimby 16200 at http://nhpr.org Tweeting Responsibly