For tweet's sake.

Journalists react to the Rocky Mountain News Twittering a funeral

Word that the Rocky Mountain News tasked a reporter with using the Twitter micro-blogging service to provide minute-by-minute commentary at the Wednesday funeral of three-year-old Marten Kudlis has triggered plenty of outrage in the larger journalism community. Prime example: a busy thread at, which finds several scribes calling for anyone involved in the decision to be fired. Sample their anger and frustration here. -- Michael Roberts


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