Contentious Pulitzer vote on Tweets

Not everyone on the Pulitzer committee agreed with the decision to give awards for Tweets. The categories–Deadline Tweet, Enterprise Tweet, Opinion Tweet, Public-Service Tweet and Tweet Series.

It took some arm-twisting, and twisting of other body parts, to come to an agreement, sources said.

Added another source:

``Trick or Tweet!”




TOPICS: Lifestyle

ABOUT: Herb Gould

Herb Gould, who spent nearly four decades at the Chicago Sun-Times, is a co-founder of, an in-depth and off-beat national college football website, along with Chris Dufresne (LA Times), Mark Blaudschun (Boston Globe) and Tony Barnhart (Atlanta Journal-Constitution). He remains a contributor of golf and college-sports commentary at the Sun-Times. Herb is the author of Victory March, a book about Notre Dame’s 1988 national championship, and has written for many sports outlets, including, Lindy’s football and basketball annuals, Chicagoland Golf and many other golf publications.

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