Social Media Editor
Julie Whitaker is WNYC's social media editor. She loves tweeting emoji weather, wishing New York a good morning, and saying no to Twitter spam. When she's not talking about local news, she's seeing a comedy show, watching television, or listening to "Groove Is in the Heart."
Julie Whitaker appears in the following:
Friday, February 20, 2015
Social media was made for complaining about the weather.
Thursday, January 15, 2015
Did you miss Boyhood, Grand Budapest Hotel or Gone Girl in theaters? Here's your guide to what's viewable from the couch.
Monday, December 22, 2014
These photos caught our eye, and our followers on Facebook and Twitter loved them.
Thursday, October 30, 2014
Under the Queensboro Bridge? At the Brooklyn Academy of Music? The finish line? Tell us where you’re watching the marathon this Sunday, and why.
Friday, October 17, 2014
These are our favorite stand-up shows that regularly feature great comedians. Bonus: They're all $10 or less, and many are free.
Thursday, September 04, 2014
Joan Rivers was a trailblazer for funny women in show business. Many of them took to Twitter as soon as news broke that the comedian had died Thursday at 81.
Friday, August 01, 2014
From the summertime scents of garbage to the proper way to be a pedestrian, these tweets are so true they hurt.
Tuesday, July 01, 2014
You can’t be everywhere this summer, but you can get an eyeful of the city on Instagram. These are the people who’ll show you the highlights and secret moments of New York City.
Tuesday, May 13, 2014
Public radio stations around the country are exploring what keeps people in place and what motivates them to move.
Friday, April 25, 2014
Stephen Nessen, our general assignment reporter, will be taking over the Instagram feed this week as he goes on assignments throughout the city.
Tuesday, March 18, 2014
A tournament of champions for our city’s feline guardians of the processed food shelves.
Friday, March 14, 2014
Today is Pi Day, in that it’s March 14th, or 3.14. It’s the one day a year we pause to reflect on that beautiful symbol used to represent the ratio of the circumference of a circle to its diameter.
Friday, February 28, 2014
And I learned a few things along the way. Like that it's possible to cry in a Jackass movie and caveman cartoons are overrated.
Tuesday, February 25, 2014
After three brilliant albums -- and a collaboration with David Byrne -- St. Vincent's Annie Clark makes a major creative leap on her self-titled fourth album, St. Vincent. Members of ...
Monday, February 10, 2014
Dancing bobsledders, skaters throwing shade and all the hats you can stomach. Here's a list to catch you up on all the most important things you've missed so far.
Saturday, February 08, 2014
Some of our favorites photos of New York City posted on Instagram this week.
Tuesday, February 04, 2014
Jon Stewart ribbed the mayor over an incident last month in which he used a knife and fork to eat pizza at a Staten Island restaurant, and gave him the chance to make amends.
Monday, February 03, 2014
These stories are just small glimpses of his life, but they add a nice touch to the way we will remember a man who was not only an award-winning actor, but a neighbor.
Thursday, January 16, 2014
Whether you're an Oscar completist or you want to score in the smaller categories on your office Oscar ballot—here's your guide to the movies that aren't in theaters anymore.
Friday, January 03, 2014
From "awesomely dangerous, watch out for parked cars" to "great for smaller kids," here's the best of the fantastic submissions you sent us on our crowdsourced sledding map.