The presidential campaign and breaking news events draw many of us to social media. We want to monitor the news, post our reporting, share the interesting information we find and offer our thoughts.That’s great. Have fun out there.But (there’s always a “but”) all of us journalists as well as those in other departments need to remember that what we post and retweet can reflect on NPR.
We accept no gifts from news sources. We accept no free trips. We neither seek nor accept preferential treatment that might be rendered because of the positions we hold. Because we need to ask, and we need to intervene to actually save lives. You need to be direct. ‘Sounds like you’re really down, have you thought about taking your life?’ Just very direct.
Then The New York Times had to change the story no, it was just a criminal investigation on classification. Now it’s not a criminal investigation at all. And it’s really, I think, at bottom, a fight between the State Department and others over a few emails whether they should or should not be classified.
And Artists’ Repertory Theatre is presenting “The Thanksgiving Play”, by Larissa Fasthorse. This. Has. Laing lingers longest in New Orleans and Key West, the latter a home to both Hemingway and Williams. In that spirit then, I’ll let poet John Berryman have the last word on the awful alliance between drinking and writing. This is a stanza that Laing quotes from Berryman’s “Dream Songs”:.
I’m obsessed with baby names. Luckily, our son is named after his father or I might never have found “the one.” I love the meanings, the cadences, the flow of names and the overall image a name can produce. And it’s not just me while celebrity baby names are hot topics for bloggers, baby sites and news outlets, we’ve all come to view baby naming as a spectator sport..
What a great idea and good to know Rob had access to the four season tickets. With a little help from Papa Red Sox. RemDawg also mentioned last night that he does indeed know who Bill Simmons is and that “some thought he was serious” in his rant against the sports guy Tuesday night..
Apujeong is kind of dead. I generally just go there to eat, but not much else. My favorite restaurant in the neighborhood is Sanbonghwaro Gui (). The story of two MALE penguins teaches that there ARE all kinds of family. And it teaches that love can be found anywhere. Any person that can look past their ignorance (and that is EXACTLY what it is) and understand the actual story of it would understand and VALUE the lessons the book has to offer our children..