Kristof Tweets Presage New Era in Journalism
In early Twitter innings Kristof only announced his columns, but he is slowly growing more ruminative.
"Here's my fave word of the week: 'leporine,'" he announces. "Great word, no? I'll try sneaking it into a column." Then: "Hmmm. Sitting at home mulling what to write for Sunday's column. Pakistan-India agonistes?" And: "On MSNBC's Morning Joe, one catch: a loud feed coming in my earpiece. Not sure if I answered Joe's questions or the earpiece's..."
We see where this is going. "Blue tie or red on MTP today? Red makes me look angry. -- ndk" "@panto Suffered a pang when Renee was eliminated. She seems easily dispirited. http://tinyurl.com/6566p7" "At LaGuardia. Cinnabon or Dunkin' Donuts? -- ndk" If only Scotty Reston could be here for this! He'd probably drunkblog.