Some journalists choose not to live-tweet Michael Brown’s funeral
For a story that started and spread on Twitter, some journalists chose to be quiet, or quieter, on Monday for the funeral of Ferguson, Missouri, teenager Michael Brown.
— Don Lemon (@donlemon) August 25, 2014
— elisacrouch (@elisacrouch) August 25, 2014
(For the record, I don't think live-tweeting a funeral is respectful. My updates in this medium will be sparse from here-on-out)
— Wesley Lowery (@WesleyLowery) August 25, 2014
I have a fluctuating list of journalists who are in St. Louis and Ferguson now covering the continuing story, and many are live-tweeting the funeral.