Why Facebook is for ice buckets, Twitter is for Ferguson

by John Mcdermott
If you have checked your Facebook feed over the past week and a half, you have almost undoubtedly seen a friend participating in the “Ice Bucket Challenge,” the feel-good viral sensation aimed at raising awareness of and dollars for ALS research. If, however, you spent more of your time on Twitter, you were more likely to have received harrowing updates from Ferguson, Missouri ...Read the full article