Fletcher Mackel’s green suit returns in grand fashion

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When St. Patrick’s Day approaches, the green suit appears. Video and tweets inside chronicle the suit’s journey since its debut in 2012.

The year in review on ScottWalkerTV.com


Another year has come and gone, so here’s a look back at what happened right here in 2014.

Back to school reminder: Social Media can be dangerous


I made a list… a selfie list

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I take a lot of selfies, no doubt. But am I worthy of this list? NOLA.com thinks so. For the record, most of my selfies feature me AND other people on the set during newscasts. Anyway, here’s a list. I’m on it. Enjoy.

Social Media Boot Camp with Southern Miss student-athletes

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I’m back on my old stomping grounds for fewer than 24 hours.

The social media aftermath of Michael Sam being drafted

First it was a former NFL player, then a current player… and now former Ole Miss basketball player Marshall Henderson has chimed in.

NFL draft proves some are still clueless about the power of social media

Leave it to the NFL draft to bring out the worst in some current and retired NFL players.

PayPal executive fired after Twitter rant during Jazz Fest

After having “the best night of his life” at Jazz Fest last weekend, Rakesh Agrawal went off the rails.

Social Media Boot Camp at Brother Martin High School

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I recently spoke to the senior class about the benefits and pitfalls of social media.

Scott’s social media boot camp


Speaking about the benefits and pitfalls of social media in life, family and career is something I’m very passionate about. Too many good careers and reputations have been torched because of an ill-advised Facebook post or tweet.

Monday Night’s Suit: Based on Your Tweets, You Hated it

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Last night I tweeted that there hadn’t been this much talk about my wardrobe since I did a live shot with my zipper down in 1995. Viewers had a field day with this ensemble which, in hindsight, could have looked better.

Guest Post: 10 Tips for Breaking Into Broadcast News

Chris Pollone is a freelance correspondent for NBC News Channel. Prior to moving to New York City he worked at the NBC affiliate in Birmingham, Ala. for 11 years. Today, he shares his 10 tips for breaking into broadcast news:

Twitter Analyzed: The Farther Away We Are, The Happier We Are

Some brainy people at the University of Vermont studied “37 million tweets from 180,000 individuals in 2011 that also gave their location. They then characterized the movement associated with each individual.”

> WDSU is Hiring a Digital Editor

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The WDSU web team is hiring! For the successful applicant, you’ll be doing what you already do — playing on the internet all day — but getting paid for it! What a deal. Here are details about the job: The mandate of the Hearst Television Digital team is to deliver timely and accurate news and […]