By Michael O’Connell
This was originally published on another blog on Memorial Day 2011.
Reading Matthew Ingram’s post about journalist Andy Carvin tweeting reports from North Africa and New York Times reporter Brian Stelter talking about using Twitter to provide real-time coverage of tornado-struck Joplin, Mo., got me thinking, how would Ernie Pyle have used Twitter?
Of course, I’m going to ask about Pyle since I’m an Indiana University School of Journalism grad and spent many hours learning how to report, write and edit news in Ernie Pyle Hall.
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