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The Leonard Lopate Show

A Hospital Room, A Dying Mother, and A Twitter Handle

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Scott Simon chronicles his mother's death and reminisces about her life, revealing her humor and strength, and celebrating familial love.

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Listen to Lucy

What is worse than a blatant boast? The thirdpartybrag

Tuesday, March 03, 2015

What is worse than a blatant boast? The thirdpartybrag

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On The Media

"Be a Hater, Not a Jerk!": A Q+A with the Creator of Not @

Tuesday, March 03, 2015

New site Not @ can fill all your shady subtweet needs.
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WNYC Digital

The Funniest Tweets About New York City in the Winter

Friday, February 20, 2015

Social media was made for complaining about the weather. 

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Studio 360

Five Things You Had To See Online This Week

Friday, February 20, 2015

Beckyoncé mashups, Billy Eichner yelling at FLOTUS, and Norm Macdonald's SNL tweets stole the internet's collective heart this week. 
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Listen to Lucy

It is better to fire a wrong hire as fast as you can

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

It is better to fire a wrong hire as fast as you can

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WNYC Digital

24 New York City Pro Tips

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Talk to your cab driver. Order 10 lunch specials at once. Bring a cactus on the subway. This and other wisdom from the crowd on how to make it in this city.

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On The Media

The Corrector

Tuesday, February 03, 2015

There are a lot of mistakes in this dang world, Jon Delfin tries to correct one or two of them.
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The Brian Lehrer Show

We Asked For Your SOTC in Five Words

Tuesday, February 03, 2015

Mayor de Blasio took 1.5 hours to deliver his State of the City address today. Yes, he had policy proposals and assessments. Our listeners summed it all up in five words. 
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On The Media

Tweet to a Grecian Urn: Behind #TwitterPoetryClub

Thursday, January 15, 2015

Snap snap snap. Twitter has its own poetry salon. Snap snap snap.
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The Takeaway

The CentCom Hack & The Age of Cybervandalism

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

U.S. Central Command, also known as CentCom, is responsible for U.S. military affairs in the Middle East. Yesterday their social media accounts were attacked by a group claiming be ISIS.

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WNYC Digital

Twitter Backlash: Alternate Side Parking in Effect Today?!

Friday, January 09, 2015

Alternate Side Parking rules are suspended on this snowy day, but at 7:31 AM, the @NYCASP account tweeted out that ASP rules were in effect. Here's how New Yorkers responded. 

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On The Media

Locked Out of the Alt: Why One Woman Turned to Alt Twitter for a Room of Her Own

Tuesday, January 06, 2015

Lily locked her Twitter account to try to find some privacy online, but it wasn't enough. Then she found "alt" Twitter.
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99% Invisible

145- Octothorpe

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

If you want to follow conversation threads relating to this show on social media—whether Twitter, Facebook, or Instagram, Tumblr—you know to look for the hashtag: #99pi. In our current digital age, the hashtag identifies movements, events, happenings,

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On The Media

#CrimingWhileWhite: How Should an Ally Be?

Thursday, December 04, 2014

#CrimingWhileWhite tells tales of white privilege. But are those the stories we need right now?
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On The Media

#39 - Little Sh*ts

Thursday, December 04, 2014

Alanah Pearce is a video game reviewer who gets harassed a lot online. But recently she learned something about her harassers that gave her a new way to deal with them.
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On The Media

An App to Stop Suicide

Friday, November 07, 2014

An app that alerts you to potentially suicidal tweets from the people you follow on Twitter raises ethical and even legal questions. 

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On The Media

Want to Make a Bot That'll Write a Novel? November is the Time to do it.

Thursday, October 23, 2014

November is National Novel Writing Month. This year, for the second time, it's also National Novel Generation Month
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On The Media

Men Can Finally Pay Someone to Explain Feminism to Them

Monday, October 06, 2014

Artist Elizabeth Simins made something to draw attention to a particular and often ignored form of abuse. 
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The Brian Lehrer Show

What Happened to #BringBackOurGirls?

Friday, September 26, 2014

Lagos based journalist Alexis Okeowo discusses updates on the whereabouts of nearly 300 kidnapped Nigerian girls and #BringBackOurGirls.

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