FUN WHILE IT LASTED.
Thanks to Entertainment Weekly, The Huffington Post, The New York Observer (Fave headline: “Cokie Roberts Twitter Parody Delights, Then Disappoints”, Poynter, & Mediabistro for their coverage this past week.
"Twitter is just rude. The idea that people are sitting in a presidential speech in Congress, members of Congress are sitting there Twittering and we’re putting it on the air, I just find that appalling." - Cokie Roberts, 2009.
(I don’t know WHAT the hell I’m gonna do for the rest of the hurricane.)
UPDATE: NPR’s Peter Sagal discusses the @CokieRoberts prank with THE REAL COKIE ROBERTS on Wait Wait Don’t Tell Me w. panel guests Luke Burbank, Paula Poundstone and Firoozeh Dumas.