Archive for November 2017

280 Characters On Twitter, You Say?

280 Characters On Twitter, You Say?
I started using Twitter in 2007. I was an “early adopter.” I loved the way news was shared and conversations took place. I don’t think I even had a Facebook account, because it was limited to those with an .edu email. Soon, it was filled with people I admired — on and off the platform.... Read more »

How The Dismantling Of DNA Info And Chicagoist Hurt Us All

How The Dismantling Of DNA Info And Chicagoist Hurt Us All
I have a friend who doesn’t like DNAinfo, because she feels like all the articles really are subtly aimed at gentrifying neighborhoods and are yes men for developers and the like. She has always encouraged people to always look for an alternate source to a story. I really respect her opinion, so I did my... Read more »