The World on Twitter, Wednesday September 5
A behind-the-scenes look at The World's newsroom in Boston.
- 5:19 p.m. ET: What made it to air? Greece explores its five-day work week, the CIA admits it got it wrong on WMDs, and environmentalists sound the alarm about a genetically-engineered fluorescent aquarium fish.
- 2:11 p.m. ET: One producer makes an interesting phone call that we can only hope is related to today's geo quiz.
- — Tory Starr (@torystarr3)Wed, Sep 05 2012 11:11:23Also, "Have you made any deep fried Mars Bars in the past hour?" RT @clark_boyd OH in the newsroom: "Excuse me, is this the Fishbar?"
- 9:26 a.m. ET: Show producer Jeb Sharp doles out assignments for today's segments, and producers tweet out their chases for the day.
- — Jeb Sharp (@jebsharp)Wed, Sep 05 2012 10:22:30
- — Andrea Crossan (@AndreaCrossan)Wed, Sep 05 2012 06:13:39On the big show today - GloFish (when I was a kid all we had were sea monkeys!) Genetically modified fish gets panned http://www.washingtonpost.com/national/health-science/genetically-modified-pet-fish-worries-florida-environmentalists/2012/08/31/71e909fc-ac19-11e1-9369-05cf05b03c2e_story.html …npost.com/national/health-science/genetically-modified-pet-fish-worries-florida-environmentalists/2012/08/31/71e909fc-ac19-11e1-9369-05cf05b03c2e_story.html
- 8:53 a.m. ET: Lots of things on the show moving around. By the time the meeting is over the white board looks like gibberish.
- 7:49 a.m. ET: The tweets from producers are coming in fast and furious. Many diverse subjects to discuss at the morning editorial!
- — Peter Thomson (@bluepearmain)Wed, Sep 05 2012 05:55:13Obama, Romney apparently willing to talk about climate change after all, but only when they're not actually talking http://www.sej.org/headlines/obama-romney-duel-over-climate-change-online-debate …eadlines/obama-romney-duel-over-climate-change-online-debate
- — Aaron Schachter (@worldaaron)Wed, Sep 05 2012 05:27:18
- — Patrick Cox (@patricox)Wed, Sep 05 2012 05:16:28The words 'God-given' and 'Jerusalem' removed from the 2012 Democratic party platform. http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/politics/2012/09/democrats-shift-language-on-israel-remove-god-given-from-platform/ …m/blogs/politics/2012/09/democrats-shift-language-on-israel-remove-god-given-from-platform/
- — rahul joglekar (@r_joggy)Wed, Sep 05 2012 03:51:08India's silent PM by @simondenyer - v. interesting read http://www.washingtonpost.com/world/indias-silent-prime-minister-becomes-a-tragic-figure/2012/09/04/a88662c4-f396-11e1-adc6-87dfa8eff430_story_1.html …npost.com/world/indias-silent-prime-minister-becomes-a-tragic-figure/2012/09/04/a88662c4-f396-11e1-adc6-87dfa8eff430_story_1.html
- — jasonmargolis (@jasonmargolis)Tue, Sep 04 2012 21:25:18Via Election 2012: 2 in Bay Area Hope To Be First Filipino-Americans in California Assembly | http://blogs.kqed.org/election2012/2012/09/04/two-filipino-americans-running-to-make-statewide-history/ …g/election2012/2012/09/04/two-filipino-americans-running-to-make-statewide-history/
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