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Chat 11.27.2013 Thankful Edition

December 11, 2013 - Posted in #wjchat archives , Web Journalism Posted by:

4:55 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
The #wjchat chat starts in 5 minutes. http://t.co/uiuHCayBso #ChatSalad

ChatSalad
@ChatSalad


4:58 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
5 min to #wjchat Tonight we’re doing somthing a little special. Tune in.

Shaminder Dulai
@SDulai


4:58 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
5 min to #wjchat Tonight we’re doing somthing a little special. Tune in.

wjchat
@wjchat


5:01 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
RT @wjchat: What are you Thankful for? Tonights #wjchat is open/free range with a turkey (or tofurkey) theme. Send us your Qs!

Julia B. Chan
@juliachanb


5:03 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
WhoopWhoop! Welcome to the 195th episode of #wjchat, a weekly discussion for Web journalists.

wjchat
@wjchat


5:03 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
RT @wjchat: 5 min to #wjchat Tonight we’re doing somthing a little special. Tune in.

Alex Campbell
@Indoctrinated


5:04 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
This week, we’re throwing a party! Everyone’s invited, even that weird guy who picks his nose (we see you) Happy Thanksgivingukkah!! #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:05 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
Let’s get going! Please introduce yourself, respond to questions & share your knowledge! #DontJustBeALurker #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:07 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
MT @wjchat WhoopWhoop! Welcome to 195th ep of #wjchat, wkly discussion for Web journalists. Tonight we’re doing something a little special

Dave Earley
@earleyedition


5:07 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
Also, while you’re introducing yourself, don’t forget it’s a party. BUST A MOVE!! http://t.co/5AHz2X5TLZ #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:09 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@wjchat Heyo. engagement editor @couriermail in Australia. Social media & stuff. #wjchat

Dave Earley
@earleyedition


5:10 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@earleyedition @couriermail Welcome to the party Dave, thanks for joining us. What time is it there? #standardQuestion #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:11 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
Buck Borasky, Frontier Programmer – Hacking the Code of the West #wjchat

M. Edward Borasky
@znmeb


5:12 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@znmeb Ah yeah, you have that freerange code out there. Mmm, that’s mighty fine code. #wjchat

Shaminder Dulai
@SDulai


5:12 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
Photojournalism student at @csulb here. I also dabble in WordPress theme development. #wjchat

Alex Campbell
@Indoctrinated


5:12 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@wjchat just gone 11am Thursday in Brisbane. Noon in Sydney on Daylight Savings. #wjchat

Dave Earley
@earleyedition


5:12 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@znmeb Ah yeah, you have that freerange code out there. Mmm, that’s mighty fine code. :) #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:12 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@wjchat Yay for Thanksgivingukkah! I’m Connie – freelance writer/web producer/social media manager based in Los Angeles #wjchat

Connie K. Ho
@ConnieKHo


5:14 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
(REMINDER: It’s not too late to send us your Qs! Please direct to @wjchat) #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:15 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@ConnieKHo I always say, freelancers have more freedom. Welcome to the chat! #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:16 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@earleyedition Well thanks for spending your morning with us. You are true to your handle indeed. #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:18 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
Howdy #wjchat I tell stories with cameras & try to make you want to change the world. I’ll be behind the @wjchat curtain tonight, send Qs!

Shaminder Dulai
@SDulai


5:18 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@wjchat I’m Lillian Cohen-Moore. Freelance journalist, do work with oral histories as well. #wjchat

Lillian Cohen-Moore
@lilyorit


5:19 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
Here’s comes Q1: Q1 As a journalist, what are you most thankful for? #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:20 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@SDulai @wjchat Thanks for hosting/facilitating tonight’s #wjchat!

Connie K. Ho
@ConnieKHo


5:20 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@wjchat Users who value what we do. #wjchat

Carl V. Lewis
@carlvlewis


5:20 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@wjchat Q1A. Getting to tell other people’s stories, and the stories of the processes behind things we only see the ‘front end’ of. #wjchat

Lillian Cohen-Moore
@lilyorit


5:20 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@wjchat the ability to be influential. #wjchat

Sonja Carlson
@sonycarlson


5:21 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@wjchat A1: Thankful to have the opportunity to tell stories, talk to community members and address important issues #wjchat

Connie K. Ho
@ConnieKHo


5:21 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
It’s a Thanksgivingukkah #wjchat. RT @wjchat Q1 As a journalist, what are you most thankful for?

Dave Earley
@earleyedition


5:21 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
A1: The First Amendment, for all its goods and evils. I know, it sounds corny, but hey… also, the Apache web server. #wjchat

Alex Campbell
@Indoctrinated


5:21 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
Hey #wjchat! Naudia Jawad checking in a bit late. Happy Thanksgiving Eve to all of you!

Naudia Jawad
@naudsie


5:21 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@wjchat I’m most thankful for the excitement everyday in the newsroom brings. You never know what you’ll get one day to the next! #wjchat

Philip Tortora
@PhilipTortora


5:22 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
Yum. It’s #wjchat time.

Helen Mosher
@helenhmosher


5:22 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
My journalism thankful: I’m doing something that makes me want to get out of bed & I’m able to help people instead of complain #wjchat

Shaminder Dulai
@SDulai


5:22 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@sonycarlson @wjchat Very true – it’s something we can’t take for granted #wjchat

Connie K. Ho
@ConnieKHo


5:23 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
RT @wjchat: Here’s comes Q1: Q1 As a journalist, what are you most thankful for? #wjchat

Alex Campbell
@Indoctrinated


5:24 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
A1 I’m thankful to know/work with so many talented people that teach and empower me to learn new things. #wjchat

Naudia Jawad
@naudsie


5:24 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
Q2 coming up in 30 seconds! http://t.co/1gxOSRWE2K #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:24 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@wjchat A1 #wjchat As an editor, I’m grateful for all the awesome storytelling that happens when journalists put their best foot forward.

Helen Mosher
@helenhmosher


5:24 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
RT @wjchat Q1 As a journalist, what are you most thankful for? A1: Readers. Or customers/consumers if you now prefer that. #wjchat

Dave Earley
@earleyedition


5:25 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
Q2 What piece of technology/reporting tool have you been most thankful for this year? Digital or otherwise. #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:26 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@wjchat A1: the ability to provide the truth and facts with no spin….and that we live in a country that allows that freedom. #wjchat

Alex Romano
@alexromano


5:27 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@wjchat it may be cliche, but definitely my iPhone. It can actually record audio very well. #wjchat

Sonja Carlson
@sonycarlson


5:27 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
RT @wjchat: Q2 What piece of technology/reporting tool have you been most thankful for this year? Digital or otherwise. #wjchat

Dave Earley
@earleyedition


5:27 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@wjchat A2 I actually want to say #wjchat. Neither technology nor a tool, but connecting me with other journalists? Exactly what I needed.

Helen Mosher
@helenhmosher


5:28 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@wjchat Q2A: Either my cellphone (Samsung Galaxy S III) or my ZoomH4n (for recording audio). #wjchat

Lillian Cohen-Moore
@lilyorit


5:28 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@wjchat Ditto @sonycarlson on the iPhone, also really thankful for @storify and @rebelmouse to help with social media curation #wjchat

Connie K. Ho
@ConnieKHo


5:28 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
A2: Google Documents. It’s great knowing I don’t have to worry about file compatability or backups/thumb drives. Second: Evernote #wjchat

Alex Campbell
@Indoctrinated


5:28 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@wjchat A2: definitely digital platforms. They’ve given me the chance to be one step ahead; also as another way to tell the news #wjchat

Alex Romano
@alexromano


5:28 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
RT @helenhmosher: @wjchat A2 I actually want to say #wjchat. Neither technology nor a tool, but connecting me with other journalists? Exact

wjchat
@wjchat


5:28 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@wjchat I’m most thankful for iMovie. Getting some of our non-photo staff to use it this year has greatly boosted our video traffic. #wjchat

Philip Tortora
@PhilipTortora


5:29 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
RT @helenhmosher: @wjchat A2 I actually want to say #wjchat. Neither technology nor a tool, but connecting me with other journalists? Exact

Lillian Cohen-Moore
@lilyorit


5:30 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@wjchat Damn, hope I wasnt too late. Going to workout, with intentions of periodically checking #wjchat feed to learn from the best

Heir-Max
@Maxwell_ST8


5:30 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@PhilipTortora How much training did you have to go through to get them comfortable with using it? #wjchat

Naudia Jawad
@naudsie


5:30 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@Maxwell_ST8 What?! You’re going to leave us at the holidays? Damn. :( #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:31 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
Q3 The Grinch is here. We’ll allow you to gripe about something in journalism, in 140 characters or less. Have at it! #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:31 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
RT @lilyorit: @wjchat Q2A: Either my cellphone (Samsung Galaxy S III) or my ZoomH4n (for recording audio). #wjchat

Dave Earley
@earleyedition


5:32 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@wjchat A2: Google Drive. I love being able to access my docs and forms no matter where I am and on any device. #wjchat

Rhea Borja
@RheaB


5:32 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@wjchat Q3A LINK BAIT HEADLINES AND LISTICLE ‘ARTICLES.’ AUUUGGGHHHHHHHHH #wjchat

Lillian Cohen-Moore
@lilyorit


5:32 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
A1. The iPhone!!!! @earleyedition @wjchat #wjchat

Viktoria Sundqvist
@vsundqvist


5:33 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
And that goes for A2 too RT @vsundqvist: A1. The iPhone!!!! @earleyedition @wjchat #wjchat

Viktoria Sundqvist
@vsundqvist


5:33 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
RT @wjchat: Here’s comes Q1: Q1 As a journalist, what are you most thankful for? #wjchat

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:33 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@PhilipTortora @wjchat our entire staff of reporters uses iMovie for smaller daily videos! It’s easy to learn and get online. #wjchat

Kat Duncan
@KatDuncanPhoto


5:33 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@wjchat A2: iphone/ipad + Facebook Pages Manager app …. and maybe some pic editing apps for Instagram, like Diptic. #wjchat

Dave Earley
@earleyedition


5:34 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@wjchat #wjchat A3 Content Management Systems that impede the management of content.

Helen Mosher
@helenhmosher


5:34 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
This link will blow your mind! http://t.co/9f3LTJLjQA RT @lilyorit: Q3A LINK BAIT HEADLINES AND LISTICLE ‘ARTICLES.’ AUUUGGGHHHHHHHH #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:34 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
RT @wjchat: Q3 The Grinch is here. We’ll allow you to gripe about something in journalism, in 140 characters or less. Have at it! #wjchat

Dave Earley
@earleyedition


5:34 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
No, I’m here like a sponge RT @wjchat: @Maxwell_ST8 What?! You’re going to leave us at the holidays? Damn. :( #wjchat

Heir-Max
@Maxwell_ST8


5:34 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
Burn! RT @helenhmosher: @wjchat #wjchat A3 Content Management Systems that impede the management of content.

wjchat
@wjchat


5:35 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@wjchat A2 Changong my answer to TweetDeck. Twitter has just done awesome stuff w/ it since they took over. #wjchat

Bret Mavrich
@BretMavrich


5:35 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
A3: People who think a reporter with an iPhone can deliver photos on par with a trained photojournalist. Quality visuals matter #wjchat

Alex Campbell
@Indoctrinated


5:35 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
RT @wjchat: Burn! RT @helenhmosher: @wjchat #wjchat A3 Content Management Systems that impede the management of content.

Lillian Cohen-Moore
@lilyorit


5:36 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
A3. Writing and editing for a print deadline when it’s breaking news and we need it NOW. #getwiththetimes #wjchat

Naudia Jawad
@naudsie


5:36 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@wjchat Paywalls. So obviously not the way forward, and yet… #wjchat

Bret Mavrich
@BretMavrich


5:36 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
Hi #wjchat — coming at you from a road trip. Which probably means I’m most thankful for Dropbox and being able to work on the go.

Natalie
@nataliewardel


5:36 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
RT @naudsie: A3. Writing and editing for a print deadline when it’s breaking news and we need it NOW. #getwiththetimes #wjchat

Alex Campbell
@Indoctrinated


5:36 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
RT @naudsie: A3. Writing and editing for a print deadline when it’s breaking news and we need it NOW. #getwiththetimes #wjchat

Lillian Cohen-Moore
@lilyorit


5:37 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@Indoctrinated It’s a crying shame, but one I have seen happening in every corner of journalism. :( #wjchat

Shaminder Dulai
@SDulai


5:37 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
A3: An oldie but one still sadly relevant–citizen journalists who play fast and loose with the facts. #wjchat

Rhea Borja
@RheaB


5:37 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
A2: Google Analytics. I like poking around the #s, although I am learning what to do with the #s.

#WJCHAT

Andrew Nelson
@AndrewC_Nelson


5:37 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
RT @wjchat: Q3 The Grinch is here. We’ll allow you to gripe about something in journalism, in 140 characters or less. Have at it! #wjchat

Julia B. Chan
@juliachanb


5:37 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
Next Q, coming up! #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:38 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@RheaB @wjchat Yes! I know tons of companies that work solely off of Google Docs, they’re super helpful #wjchat

Connie K. Ho
@ConnieKHo


5:38 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
Q5 How do you make the obligatory Thanksgiving holiday story worth reading/watching/listening to? Any examples? #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:40 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
Did someone say award-winning sex symbol and handsome journalist? #wjchat

Ron Burgundy
@RonBurgundyKVWN


5:40 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
RT @RheaB: A3: An oldie but one still sadly relevant–citizen journalists who play fast and loose with the facts. #wjchat

Alex Campbell
@Indoctrinated


5:40 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
Yes please. RT @wjchat Q5 How do you make the obligatory Thanksgiving holiday story worth reading/watching/? Any examples? #wjchat

Andrew Nelson
@AndrewC_Nelson


5:40 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@wjchat 5A Profile communities that don’t get attn.Look for people making in happen on their terms (blended families, students,etc). #wjchat

Lillian Cohen-Moore
@lilyorit


5:41 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
Yes? RT @RonBurgundyKVWN: Did someone say award-winning sex symbol and handsome journalist? #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:41 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
A5 I got a kick out of @WBEZ’s holiday travel playlists: http://t.co/MHyHI1DcgZ Smart bundling #wjchat

Naudia Jawad
@naudsie


5:42 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
RT @naudsie: A5 I got a kick out of @WBEZ’s holiday travel playlists: http://t.co/MHyHI1DcgZ Smart bundling #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:43 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
RT @wjchat: Burn! RT @helenhmosher: @wjchat #wjchat A3 Content Management Systems that impede the management of content.

Dave Earley
@earleyedition


5:43 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
RT @naudsie: A5 I got a kick out of @WBEZ’s holiday travel playlists: http://t.co/MHyHI1DcgZ Smart bundling #wjchat

Lillian Cohen-Moore
@lilyorit


5:43 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
A5 Otherwise, focus on those doing good. Live tweet Black Friday silliness? (That’s my plan, anyway.) #wjchat

Naudia Jawad
@naudsie


5:43 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
One T-day I did a story on a suicidal turkey on the 101. He had a trucker at gunpoint, it was madness. He was delicious though. #wjchat

Ron Burgundy
@RonBurgundyKVWN


5:44 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
I’m late but I’m here! #wjchat

P. Kim Bui
@kimbui


5:45 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
Great answers so far, but let’s see more examples! (p.s. Q6 in 30) #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:45 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
RT @wjchat: Burn! RT @helenhmosher: @wjchat #wjchat A3 Content Management Systems that impede the management of content.

Ashlyn Still
@ashlynstill


5:45 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
Q6 Is the holiday weather story inevitable? Are there any different ways to cover it? #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:46 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
What’s the plan, how are you doing that? RT @naudsie A5 Live tweet Black Friday silliness? (That’s my plan, anyway.) #wjchat

Andrew Nelson
@AndrewC_Nelson


5:47 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
A5: Stories about alternative recipes from other cultures is relevant and inclusive. Ex: What recipes can you find in Little Tokyo? #wjchat

Alex Campbell
@Indoctrinated


5:48 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@wjchat Q6: Make it easy and amusing. LATimes had a great story about loose change and the TSA a couple days ago #wjchat

P. Kim Bui
@kimbui


5:48 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
RT @kimbui: @wjchat Q6: Make it easy and amusing. LATimes had a great story about loose change and the TSA a couple days ago #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:49 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@wjchat Q6A SeaTimes does a lot of TW/FB outreach to cover weather real-time during holidays, local news has a kitsch SantaWatch. #wjchat

Lillian Cohen-Moore
@lilyorit


5:49 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@Indoctrinated Once, we did a story about fusion Thanksgiving recipes. #wjchat

P. Kim Bui
@kimbui


5:49 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
RT @kimbui: @wjchat Q6: Make it easy and amusing. LATimes had a great story about loose change and the TSA a couple days ago #wjchat

Lillian Cohen-Moore
@lilyorit


5:50 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@AndrewC_Nelson Mostly an excuse for me to go out and shop. People in lines, store wreckage. Did it last year & it was fun! #wjchat

Naudia Jawad
@naudsie


5:51 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
Q7A Speaking of Black Friday, how are you covering it? Does anyone have a unique approach for a change? #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:51 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@AndrewC_Nelson The plan itself is to just wander around the mall and see what I can find. #wjchat

Naudia Jawad
@naudsie


5:51 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
#WJchat #A1 #A2 I’m most thankful for an apparent renewed interest and initiatives in high-quality investigative journalism. Tool: Crypto.

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:51 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
RT @wjchat: Q2 What piece of technology/reporting tool have you been most thankful for this year? Digital or otherwise. #wjchat

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:52 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
RT @wjchat: Q3 The Grinch is here. We’ll allow you to gripe about something in journalism, in 140 characters or less. Have at it! #wjchat

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:52 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@naudsie Livetweeting crazy moms fighting over Furbys? #wjchat

P. Kim Bui
@kimbui


5:52 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@kimbui And a lot of “Haha look at these suckers out in the cold!” #wjchat

Naudia Jawad
@naudsie


5:53 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
RT @kimbui: @naudsie Livetweeting crazy moms fighting over Furbys? #wjchat

Alex Campbell
@Indoctrinated


5:53 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
#WJchat #A3 Gripe: Lack of courage in journalism circles and organization’s to take the risks and make moves that must be taken and made.

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:53 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@wjchat Q7A Doing an installment in my column this week about being nicer to game stores/online businesses during the holidays. #wjchat

Lillian Cohen-Moore
@lilyorit


5:54 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
Also, what happened to #wjchat #Q4?

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:54 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
RT @wjchat: Q5 How do you make the obligatory Thanksgiving holiday story worth reading/watching/listening to? Any examples? #wjchat

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:54 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
Q7B How should we report Black Friday/Cyber Monday to get responsible and meaningful journalism vs. free PR for rampant consumerism? #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:55 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
#WJchat #A5 Treat Thanksgiving stories like real news stories, not throwaways. Use your skills.

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:56 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
RT @wjchat: Q6 Is the holiday weather story inevitable? Are there any different ways to cover it? #wjchat

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:56 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@wjchat There’s been some good reports about how it’s all a ripoff. Good time to do deep consumer stories #wjchat

P. Kim Bui
@kimbui


5:57 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
#WJchat #A5 Holiday weather stories are inevitable because it’s news that affects people.

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:57 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@wjchat q7a nothing new in Black Friday coverage. #wjchat Using tech. Sleeping outside. Cyber Monday. It’s not shopping, it’s bonding.

Robin J Phillips
@RobinJP


5:57 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
RT @wjchat: Q7A Speaking of Black Friday, how are you covering it? Does anyone have a unique approach for a change? #wjchat

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


5:57 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
RT @SaleemChat: #WJchat #A5 Holiday weather stories are inevitable because it’s news that affects people.

Alex Campbell
@Indoctrinated


5:57 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
RT @SaleemChat: #WJchat #A5 Treat Thanksgiving stories like real news stories, not throwaways. Use your skills.

Lillian Cohen-Moore
@lilyorit


5:57 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
RT @kimbui: @wjchat There’s been some good reports about how it’s all a ripoff. Good time to do deep consumer stories #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:57 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
RT @RobinJP: @wjchat q7a nothing new in Black Friday coverage. #wjchat Using tech. Sleeping outside. Cyber Monday. It’s not shopping, it’

wjchat
@wjchat


5:57 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
RT @kimbui: @wjchat There’s been some good reports about how it’s all a ripoff. Good time to do deep consumer stories #wjchat

Alex Campbell
@Indoctrinated


5:58 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
So the Grinch stole Q4, we’re in negotians to get it back. I think it may pop up in 30 #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:59 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
Q4 Darn that Grinch #shakesFist Now tell us what twitter account are you thankful for this year? why? #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


5:59 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@RobinJP The bonding experience is a good angle, I think. It’s become a tradition in itself for some people. #wjchat

Naudia Jawad
@naudsie


6:00 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@wjchat Q4A @Cmdr_Hadfield’s! For being a little beacon of science and music and photos in space. #wjchat

Lillian Cohen-Moore
@lilyorit


6:01 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
RT @lilyorit: @wjchat Q4A @Cmdr_Hadfield’s! For being a little beacon of science and music and photos in space. #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


6:01 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@AzmatZahra, comes thru w/ reads @ clutchest times RT @wjchat Now tell us what twitter account are you thankful for this year? why? #wjchat

Heir-Max
@Maxwell_ST8


6:03 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
.@UpworthySpoiler makes me pretty happy. #wjchat

Naudia Jawad
@naudsie


6:03 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
Q8 the news doesn’t take a day off, what’s your newsroom holiday tradition? #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


6:03 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
Tell a story that matters @wjchat: Q5 How do you make the obligatory Thanksgiving holiday story worth reading/watching/listening to? #wjchat

Angele
@AngeleOutWest


6:03 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@naudsie I agree. The bonding angle can pull in people and move away from the desperation of shopping (on both sides). #wjchat

Robin J Phillips
@RobinJP


6:04 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@wjchat @Tofu_product makes me happy. #wjchat

P. Kim Bui
@kimbui


6:05 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
RT @kimbui: @wjchat @Tofu_product makes me happy. #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


6:06 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
Oversaw a great project one year where we followed 3 families. Upper- lower- middle-economic status. Broke down their budgeting. #wjchat

Robin J Phillips
@RobinJP


6:06 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
RT @wjchat Q8 the news doesn’t take a day off, what’s your newsroom holiday tradition? #wjchat

P. Kim Bui
@kimbui


6:06 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@wjchat Q8A Since I’m freelance and sans newsroom, I try&dip into my social media and cheer folks up who are having rough holidays. #wjchat

Lillian Cohen-Moore
@lilyorit


6:06 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@RobinJP Oh that’s a good idea. #wjchat

P. Kim Bui
@kimbui


6:07 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
Q9 Holidays also mean skeleton crews, so how do you mobilize with a small crew if $#!t goes down? #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


6:08 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@wjchat Put people on call. And be nimble. The boss better be willing to sit down and help make the website. Or else. #wjchat

P. Kim Bui
@kimbui


6:09 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
A8: My tradition is taking a day off. Srsly, a rested journalist is a happy journalist. #wjchat

Ian Hill
@ianhillmedia


6:09 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@lilyorit virtual volunteering? #wjchat

P. Kim Bui
@kimbui


6:09 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
Or else? #gulp MT @kimbui Put people on call. Be nimble. The boss better be willing to sit down and help make the website. Or else. #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


6:09 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
RT @wjchat: Q9 Holidays also mean skeleton crews, so how do you mobilize with a small crew if $#!t goes down? #wjchat

Alex Campbell
@Indoctrinated


6:09 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
Touche good sir. :) RT @ianhillmedia: A8: My tradition is taking a day off. Srsly, a rested journalist is a happy journalist. #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


6:09 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@wjchat Ducking out, but good to see y’all! (Gotta go make Hanukkah dinner for family). #wjchat

Lillian Cohen-Moore
@lilyorit


6:10 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@kimbui Followed them through Nov/Dec. Takes skill to get them to share details. Was fascinating. Shattered assumptions. #wjchat

Robin J Phillips
@RobinJP


6:10 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@ianhillmedia But. The news!. It never stops! #wjchat

P. Kim Bui
@kimbui


6:10 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@wjchat I was a Thanksgiving orphan alone in Honolulu for years. My family’s moved to Hawaii this year so I’m taking the day off. #wjchat

Gene Park
@GenePark


6:10 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
A9: Cover it the next day. Nobody pays attention on Thanksgiving. #wjchat

Ian Hill
@ianhillmedia


6:11 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@RobinJP That sounds like an interesting story idea – thanks for sharing! #wjchat

Connie K. Ho
@ConnieKHo


6:11 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
We’re hitting the home stretch, final Qs coming up. #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


6:12 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@kimbui See, it does. Because if the people who consume the news don’t care, it’s not news. Tree falling in the woods and all that. #wjchat

Ian Hill
@ianhillmedia


6:12 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@wjchat I’m fortunate to now work for a newsroom that isn’t general interest, so I’m thankful for not having to cover Black Friday. #wjchat

Gene Park
@GenePark


6:12 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
Q10 BOOM! IT’S A BLACK FRIDAY SALE! What journalism toy are you buying on super duper (fuel our 4Q sales) sale day? #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


6:12 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@ianhillmedia Blasphemy.We must all work until we die at our desks. #wjchat

P. Kim Bui
@kimbui


6:13 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
RT @wjchat: Q8 the news doesn’t take a day off, what’s your newsroom holiday tradition? #wjchat

Dave Earley
@earleyedition


6:13 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@wjchat A10 I’m staying in bed because I don’t get to sleep much in journalism. #wjchat

Jen Connic
@jenconnic


6:13 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@wjchat A kindle paperwhite. For the reading!! OF NEWS! #wjchat

P. Kim Bui
@kimbui


6:13 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
Duh! Now pass the gruel please. RT @kimbui: @ianhillmedia Blasphemy.We must all work until we die at our desks. #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


6:13 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
RT @wjchat: Q9 Holidays also mean skeleton crews, so how do you mobilize with a small crew if $#!t goes down? #wjchat

Dave Earley
@earleyedition


6:13 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@wjchat A10. I hear there’s a great deal on pencils this week. Sweet. #wjchat

Oskar Garcia
@oskargarcia


6:13 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@kimbui Well, that’s more an unfortunate economic reality. #wjchat

Ian Hill
@ianhillmedia


6:14 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
This. RT @jenconnic: @wjchat A10 I’m staying in bed because I don’t get to sleep much in journalism. #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


6:14 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
That’s a sharp observation. RT @oskargarcia: @wjchat A10. I hear there’s a great deal on pencils this week. Sweet. #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


6:14 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
A10: If I could, I’d buy camera bodies and lenses. #wjchat

Alex Campbell
@Indoctrinated


6:15 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
It’d be great to see the story. Please share the post with the #wjchat group. @RobinJP

Andrew Nelson
@AndrewC_Nelson


6:15 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
Ha! RT @wjchat: Duh! Now pass the gruel please. RT @kimbui: @ianhillmedia Blasphemy.We must all work until we die at our desks. #wjchat

Angele
@AngeleOutWest


6:15 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@wjchat an X-Large USB drive. 2014 will be the year of data. #BePrepared #wjchat

Bret Mavrich
@BretMavrich


6:15 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@RobinJP I was referring to the three families story. #WJCHAT

Andrew Nelson
@AndrewC_Nelson


6:16 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
But everyone said that last year? RT @BretMavrich: @wjchat an X-Large USB drive. 2014 will be the year of data. #BePrepared #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


6:16 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
A10: relaxation and a pedicure, which is happening now. Because that’s how participates in the #wjchat

Ian Hill
@ianhillmedia


6:16 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@wjchat But…this year will be different. #wjchat

Bret Mavrich
@BretMavrich


6:17 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
A10 I’m selling my digital SLR/lenses and buying a point and shoot so I’ll actually get out and take pictures. #wjchat

Naudia Jawad
@naudsie


6:17 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
Happy Thanksgiving to all you guys. I appreciate you:) #wjchat

Linda Perry Barr
@lindaperrybarr


6:18 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@ianhillmedia I enjoy massages. My poor computer shoulders. #wjchat

P. Kim Bui
@kimbui


6:18 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@kimbui @wjchat on call is right! I’m off this week, but on call on Christmas. #wjchat #afterwineonvacation

Kate Myers
@NPRKate


6:18 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
Final Q coming up! Thanks for spending your holiday eve with us. :) Have a dancing zebra: http://t.co/cR2PHdQiRx #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


6:19 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
This. Is. Awesome. MT @wjchat: Have a dancing zebra: http://t.co/5QdFpciuhk #wjchat

Jen Connic
@jenconnic


6:20 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@NPRKate @kimbui @wjchat I’m working a producer shift Friday night; keep your fingers crossed for me that it’s slow #wjchat

Ian Hill
@ianhillmedia


6:20 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
Q11 RECIPE EXCHANGE!! Say we’re having a #wjchat potluck… what would you bring? Share your recipe/non-food games. #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


6:20 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@wjchat wine. #wjchat

Kate Myers
@NPRKate


6:21 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@ianhillmedia I’m sure it will be unless those moms get in too much of a brawl #wjchat

P. Kim Bui
@kimbui


6:21 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
A11: My wife’s super-awesome quiche! And a ham. #wjchat

Ian Hill
@ianhillmedia


6:21 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@wjchat out! Happy Thanksgiving to all!#wjchat

Bret Mavrich
@BretMavrich


6:21 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
RT @NPRKate: @wjchat wine. #wjchat

Ian Hill
@ianhillmedia


6:21 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
I’m Canadian. Thanksgiving is in October. We’re all working the next few days. Keep eyes peeled for NSA/G20 and Rob Ford news. #wjchat.

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


6:21 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@wjchat ok, actually probably a spinach salad and… dressing. With sausage. #wjchat and wine.

Kate Myers
@NPRKate


6:21 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@kimbui knocking on wood. #wjchat

Ian Hill
@ianhillmedia


6:22 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
I hope the world is at peace. MT @ianhillmedia @NPRKate @kimbui I’m producer shift Fri; keep fingers crossed for me that it’s slow #wjchat

wjchat
@wjchat


6:22 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@jenconnic @wjchat Agreed, that GIF is pretty amazing – love dancing zebras! #wjchat

Connie K. Ho
@ConnieKHo


6:22 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@wjchat I just made Chocolate-Peanut Butter fudge for first time. So, I’m bringing that tomorrow #wjchat

Josh Frigerio
@JoshFrigerio


6:22 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
A11 Chicken tikka masala and some naan, because yum. #wjchat

Naudia Jawad
@naudsie


6:22 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@SaleemChat Rob Ford News? #wjchat

Linda Perry Barr
@lindaperrybarr


6:23 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
A11: chocolate chip cookies. I love making cookies. #wjchat

Alex Campbell
@Indoctrinated


6:23 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
Here’s a whole recipe book of favorites: https://t.co/JlV5QhRzvP I recommend the burrito pie. Super Midwesternly delicious. #wjchat

P. Kim Bui
@kimbui


6:24 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
Not to self, we need more recipe related Qs in the future #wjchat Y’all are makin’ me hungry!

wjchat
@wjchat


6:24 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
Apple Pie #WJCHAT

Andrew Nelson
@AndrewC_Nelson


6:24 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@naudsie That sounds delicious! #wjchat

Connie K. Ho
@ConnieKHo


6:24 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@kimbui @naudsie that sounds ridiculously tasty. #wjchat

Ian Hill
@ianhillmedia


6:25 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@kimbui YES! It’s actually *really* easy to make on a pizza stone. #wjchat

Naudia Jawad
@naudsie


6:25 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@wjchat A11: I would bring desserts to a #wjchat potluck – espresso brownies and nutella turnovers on me!

Connie K. Ho
@ConnieKHo


6:25 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
Bet. Cookbook. Ever. http://t.co/DdkMxBh7eJ #wjchat

Alex Campbell
@Indoctrinated


6:26 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@naudsie Yum. #wjchat

P. Kim Bui
@kimbui


6:26 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
That’s all folks! Thanks for joining us at our holiday party. You guys are the finest folks around to have a fake party with :) #WJChat

wjchat
@wjchat


6:26 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
. @lindaperrybarr A judge has ordered the remainder of blacked out court documents in Rob Ford’s pal’s trial unsealed and released. #wjchat

Saleem Khan
@SaleemChat


6:27 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
Thanks guys!!! Have a lovely Turkey Day. #wjchat

P. Kim Bui
@kimbui


6:27 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
Are we transitioning into something about Pinterest? I feel like this is a Pinterest transition #foodsocialmedia #wjchat

Ian Hill
@ianhillmedia


6:27 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
Fabulous RT @kimbui
Here’s a whole #recipe book of favorites: https://t.co/JX5e4xUDDa #wjchat

Linda Perry Barr
@lindaperrybarr


6:27 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@wjchat Have a happy holiday, thanks for a great #wjchat!

Connie K. Ho
@ConnieKHo


6:28 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
Until next week, have a Happy Thanksgivingukkah!!! From all of us at #wjchat thanks for making this a swell time. Later!

wjchat
@wjchat


6:28 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
Have a Happy #Thanksgiving all! #wjchat

Ian Hill
@ianhillmedia


6:28 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
Thanks for the great chat, #wjchat, and have a super happy Thanksgiving. <3

Naudia Jawad
@naudsie


6:29 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@wjchat my famous candied bacon chocolate chip cookies! Always a hit in the newsroom :) #wjchat

Sonja Carlson
@sonycarlson


6:29 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
Have a great Thanksgivukkah! #wjchat

Alex Campbell
@Indoctrinated


6:35 p.m. PST | 11.27.2013
@AndrewC_Nelson Still looking for 3-families package. Written by great retail reporter @sasinsam in 06ish @azcentral Smart stories. #wjchat

Robin J Phillips
@RobinJP


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