1. Eric Athas, now of NPR Digital Services, remembers the night the news broke about Osama bin Laden.

    ericathas:

    I never really did a retrospective post on the night Osama Bin Laden was killed. So now I will, one year later.

    Almost all of Sunday, May 1, 2011, was a slow news day. Painfully slow. At the time I was a home page editor at The Washington Post working Sunday night duty.

    There were four…

  2. Tweets Per Second: Evening of May 1, 2011

    Tweets Per Second: Evening of May 1, 2011