Link to Image Don Gonyea NPR 2 months ago:   Saturday May 15 - 8:16am A career and a life that were both far too short — but when has another player brought as much sheer joy to the game as The Bird did that bicentennial summer. @tigershttps://t.co/G7Ub5IeHXV Don Gonyea NPR 2 months ago:   Thursday May 13 - 8:40pm Happy Birthday to the still amazing @StevieWonder — as seen in this fantastic mural on the back side of the Music Hall in Detroit. #Motownhttps://t.co/UFP7UX6UkS
Link to Image Don Gonyea NPR 2 months ago:   Saturday May 8 - 2:54pm Season 1 of @TylerMahanCoe Cocaine&Rhinestones podcast was revelatory. Season 2 takes it to a whole other level. This episode on Owen Bradley and the Nashville Sound forced me to unlearn much of what I thought I knew. Dive in. It’s a master class. https://t.co/h53xlGldZ1 Don Gonyea NPR 2 months ago:   Tuesday May 4 - 12:50pm Here's a break from the news for you -- from our pals at @nprmusic / 50 great tunes from a great year for music - 1971 #NPR50https://t.co/H6Kq1Wl17W Don Gonyea NPR 2 months ago:   Tuesday May 4 - 8:25am A superb hire! https://t.co/v6PsWhvpcS Don Gonyea NPR 2 months ago:   Monday May 3 - 8:41am Like @rachelnpr so many of us at @Npr got our start at local stations. I’m a proud alum of the newsroom at @WDET in Detroit. #NPR50https://t.co/sRrVydEZx9 Don Gonyea NPR 2 months ago:   Monday May 3 - 8:29am NPR went on air 50yrs ago with the very first broadcast of @npratc / Honored to have played a small part in that legacy, and to call so many remarkable journalists colleague and friend. Many more stories to tell. And THANK YOU to listeners who support public radio stations. https://t.co/ZDNf89yZj7
Link to Image Don Gonyea NPR 3 months ago:   Wednesday Apr 28 - 4:54pm @NPR is marking 50 (FIFTY!!!) years on air next week. You really need to hear these two legends @stamberg and Bill Siemering on @nprfreshair today talking about launching @npratc in 1971. https://t.co/AZNygBVCNQ Don Gonyea NPR 3 months ago:   Saturday Apr 17 - 8:22am An ALL-TIME GREAT journo Is hanging up her microphone in Detroit. @VickiethomasWWJ is simply the best. Honored to have called her friend and colleague for every one of her 30yrs on the job. What a run! https://t.co/ACjoLtnaRn Don Gonyea NPR 3 months ago:   Thursday Apr 8 - 11:55am This @rachelnpr interview with singer Merry Clayton is just what you need to hear today. I promise. @MorningEditionhttps://t.co/qRm0venuww Don Gonyea NPR 3 months ago:   Monday Apr 5 - 8:35pm Friend, colleague, legend. And more charming and authentic than you can even imagine. We all owe Susan @stamberg a debt of gratitude and more. https://t.co/GP6CrNCLy9 Don Gonyea NPR 4 months ago:   Thursday Apr 1 - 1:50pm Man I wish I was there. In the snow. In Detroit. Watching baseball. Watching Miggy chase 500 HRs. https://t.co/v39IfovHky Don Gonyea NPR 4 months ago:   Friday Mar 26 - 6:50pm RT @1stForAll: .@NPR started in the ’70s with just 90 stations & four young women journalists who changed the sound of radio news. Known as the Founding Mothers of NPR, they broke down barriers & are being honored at this year’s Free Expression Awards. https://t.co/6MckOehbzx#FreeExpression21https://t.co/78Yviy6clO
Link to Image Don Gonyea NPR 4 months ago:   Friday Mar 26 - 8:56am 2021 bracket busted — I take sweet solace in the past. #MarchMadness2021https://t.co/RHUaSXC7t0 Don Gonyea NPR 4 months ago:   Monday Mar 22 - 3:57pm If I can’t get a Yo-Yo Ma concert, I’ll settle for donuts. https://t.co/j39G1I6RTe Don Gonyea NPR 4 months ago:   Thursday Mar 18 - 4:53pm RT @nprpolitics: President Biden has come out in support of a talking filibuster in the Senate.
There could be enough Democratic support to reform the filibuster — but Republicans are already vowing to fight back. https://t.co/sGm8HJsSsx Don Gonyea NPR 4 months ago:   Wednesday Mar 10 - 10:53am RT @DomenicoNPR: Nice job with this headline @NPR@vanromohttps://t.co/67qCrMHn74 Don Gonyea NPR 4 months ago:   Sunday Mar 7 - 6:46pm A sports tweet. Go Green!!!! Don Gonyea NPR 4 months ago:   Sunday Mar 7 - 5:15pm At last @PhillipsMuseum in DC is open. A new exhibit frames classic works in the context of the pandemic. My NPR colleague @isalara visited and posts this thread https://t.co/ccdjuZufFo Don Gonyea NPR 4 months ago:   Sunday Mar 7 - 10:35am @alicecooper was on @NPRWeekend this morning. This kid from Detroit enjoyed it immensely. You will too. @lourdesgnavarro@NPRNedWhartonhttps://t.co/UpNIdyB5Xn Don Gonyea NPR 4 months ago:   Saturday Mar 6 - 5:47pm Biden at Sat Eve Mass in G’town. From pooler @scottdetrow- People gathered a block away to wave and watch. Heard two things yelled in Biden’s direction: “Thank you for the stimulus!” And, a very President attending Mass at Holy Trinity thing: “you’re better than the Kennedys!” Don Gonyea NPR 5 months ago:   Monday Mar 1 - 6:37pm Congratulations on an exciting move. @npr is so very lucky you were here. https://t.co/XzJAPqVp0z Don Gonyea NPR 5 months ago:   Sunday Feb 28 - 2:46pm Truth. And he learned his craft at the elbow of the great Ernie Harwell. @Dan_Dickerson @tigershttps://t.co/9rNfOtUiaT Don Gonyea NPR 5 months ago:   Tuesday Feb 23 - 8:22am A GREAT hire for @politico but I’ll sure miss @brakktonbooker at @NPR news. You definitely want to follow his work. https://t.co/QzbhvObQMX Don Gonyea NPR 5 months ago:   Monday Feb 22 - 6:00pm We live two miles away, but can hear the bell in the tower of the National Cathedral in DC tolling 500 times — once for every 1000 COVID deaths. The sound carries through the February chill. Don Gonyea NPR 5 months ago:   Friday Feb 12 - 12:08pm Stu, Your Mom gave the world a remarkable son. Through you we knew her. Condolences to you and your family, and thank you for sharing her with us. https://t.co/yzPs5grKde Don Gonyea NPR 5 months ago:   Monday Feb 8 - 9:06am @BrianMannADK has figured out this roving @nprnews correspondent thing. https://t.co/icskmlWDcZ Don Gonyea NPR 5 months ago:   Sunday Feb 7 - 3:44pm That is a lovely photograph. Just beautiful. Rockwell indeed! https://t.co/FH7hSXbxAw Don Gonyea NPR 5 months ago:   Thursday Feb 4 - 8:50pm This thread. Amazing. #nprlifehttps://t.co/tKQeXWl7vp Don Gonyea NPR 6 months ago:   Sunday Jan 31 - 7:55pm RT @NPRMichel: So honored to have spoken with Ms Tyson just days ago ...about her amazing career and even more amazing life . Rest in power Diva Just As I Am': Cicely Tyson Reflects On Her Long Career : NPR https://t.co/ADNEFhyZo3 Don Gonyea NPR 6 months ago:   Wednesday Jan 20 - 2:42pm RT @NPR: Poet Amanda Gorman, 22, followed in the footsteps of Robert Frost and Maya Angelou as she took the stage for Biden's inauguration.
"Somehow we do it," she said. "Somehow we weathered and witnessed a nation that isn't broken, but simply unfinished."
https://t.co/BMDvLDSfca Don Gonyea NPR 6 months ago:   Wednesday Jan 20 - 8:07am Follow along all day on your @Npr News station... or on the @NPRone app. https://t.co/vUIN508pbL Don Gonyea NPR 6 months ago:   Saturday Jan 16 - 8:18am Read this sweet remembrance by my colleague @GilesSnyder about his Big Dog Rodney. It might be just what you need today. https://t.co/SPixpN069L Don Gonyea NPR 6 months ago:   Saturday Jan 9 - 8:20pm Why the Capitol matters... and why the assault by pro-Trump rioters cuts so deep. Read this essay from @NPRrelving https://t.co/b49sDOboBK Don Gonyea NPR 6 months ago:   Thursday Jan 7 - 8:06pm RT @NPRKelly: A year ago today, she was at my side in Tehran. Before that, she was at my side in Pyongyang. This week, we found ourselves in Dalton, Georgia for what may have been Trump’s last mega-rally as President. A finer producer I have never met. Thanks brave friend @becsully.https://t.co/jnrmyqPkRG
Link to Image Don Gonyea NPR 7 months ago:   Tuesday Dec 29 - 7:19am It’s @nprgreene final @MorningEdition broadcast today. I do hope you’re all tuned in to say Thank You and farewell! It’s been an honor to share a White House radio booth with him, the radio airwaves, and the campaign trail (see attached photo by David Gilkey from 2008). https://t.co/Nd1Iv1OQXf
Link to Image Don Gonyea NPR 7 months ago:   Monday Dec 28 - 10:59pm RT @989Design: @DonGonyea@nprgreene@MorningEdition His absence will be felt everywhere. @NPR endures. Morning Edition will still be great and I’ll still listen daily and be a sustaining member of @WCMUNews. But I’ll miss his voice. Although, I still hear Noah Adams & Robert Siegel in my head, so maybe DG will always be with me.🙂 Don Gonyea NPR 7 months ago:   Monday Dec 28 - 6:12pm So please tune in tomorrow for @nprgreene on his final NPR broadcast on @MorningEdition. If only we could gather to give him the kind of send off he deserves. https://t.co/4eSNv0ZQmy Don Gonyea NPR 7 months ago:   Monday Dec 28 - 6:10pm Then there was the time @nprgreene sang with Barry Manilow. An instant @MorningEdition classic. The ending of that interview must be heard. https://t.co/sI6lXueRcNhttps://t.co/EXmLgkUs97 Don Gonyea NPR 7 months ago:   Monday Dec 28 - 6:07pm Tip your hat to @nprgreene as you listen tomorrow. You can even thank him by talking to your radio. He’s been at NPR 16 years. His stories have taken us around the world. This one still brings tears of joy. https://t.co/hY2lVb2VbHhttps://t.co/vNHRjMVkI1 Don Gonyea NPR 7 months ago:   Monday Dec 28 - 6:02pm My esteemed colleague (and even better friend) @nprgreene hosts his final @MorningEdition broadcast. He’s heading of to chase new adventures. He’ll be great wherever he goes... but his absence will be felt at NPR. Don Gonyea NPR 7 months ago:   Monday Dec 28 - 4:42pm I spoke with the amazing Texas singer/songwriter @carriemusictx about finding hope and more in making music amid the pandemic. Hear it here on @npratc then check out the songs on her webpage. https://t.co/UMb0WrqYW5 Don Gonyea NPR 7 months ago:   Sunday Dec 27 - 7:03pm RT @Sierra4AZ: Always a pleasure chatting with @DonGonyea. He stepped out of his regular @NPR role to host @npratc this weekend. In his 2020 review we talked about my #COVID19 experience.
Glad to be alive. Glad to continue fighting for our community. Let’s dance 2021.
https://t.co/GC2gSxCi5h Don Gonyea NPR 7 months ago:   Sunday Dec 27 - 2:56pm RT @carriemusictx: Our last SONG FOR YOU of 2020, “Get Back in Love”, is up at https://t.co/uOLfA8svJr ❤️ Had the great pleasure of chatting w/ @DonGonyea about our little home music video series and it airs TODAY 12/27 on @npratc !!! https://t.co/nv55M5aCjd
Link to Image Don Gonyea NPR 7 months ago:   Saturday Dec 26 - 8:50pm RT @bgzimmer: On @npratc, I talked to @DonGonyea about @americandialect's Words of the Year for 2020, "Covid" and beyond. #woty2020https://t.co/wE4iMO5a0B Don Gonyea NPR 7 months ago:   Saturday Dec 26 - 8:48pm 🙏🏼🙏🏼 https://t.co/w5EaAUL0uL Don Gonyea NPR 7 months ago:   Thursday Dec 24 - 11:43pm RT @GilesSnyder: In case you're wondering - yes, I'm still up. And yes, I'm just now getting the wrapping started. And since it's #ChristmasEve, you could give me a RT. You'll feel super duper about it. https://t.co/3T4mvjHcPv Don Gonyea NPR 7 months ago:   Tuesday Dec 22 - 5:25pm Clear skies tonight in DC. The planets are out. Don Gonyea NPR 7 months ago:   Saturday Dec 12 - 4:09pm Charley Pride was a great singer. A great talent. I spoke with him at the White House in 2009. https://t.co/bqyame2MRP Don Gonyea NPR 7 months ago:   Friday Dec 11 - 6:45pm Friday night news. SCOTUS rejects effort to overturn Biden win. https://t.co/jdNkJyQwXf Don Gonyea NPR 7 months ago:   Tuesday Dec 8 - 8:26am RT @nprgreene: I have now teared up reading two intros on air. On 6/26/2015 while saying “gay marriage is now legal across the United States of America.” And on 12/8/2020 saying a 90-year-old British woman was the first person to receive a new vaccine for COVID-19. Don Gonyea NPR 7 months ago:   Friday Dec 4 - 6:27pm Stranger than fiction —-> https://t.co/VfRddZdeCt Don Gonyea NPR 8 months ago:   Tuesday Dec 1 - 6:35pm Dive in folks ... the annual NPR Book Concierge. Perfect for that “dark and stormy night”... https://t.co/RR9F4VxcL7 Don Gonyea NPR 8 months ago:   Wednesday Nov 18 - 5:03pm My @npr colleague Stu Rushfield posted this. He’s as fine a human being as you’ll ever meet. Thinking of him and his mom and everyone who’s in a similar situation. https://t.co/xvLm3Z6bkC Don Gonyea NPR 8 months ago:   Wednesday Nov 4 - 5:29pm 100% yes! https://t.co/5psVlR6sSt Don Gonyea NPR 8 months ago:   Wednesday Nov 4 - 4:31pm Moments ago at the absentee ballot counting center in Detroit. Protesters bang on windows chanting “Stop the Count”. https://t.co/okpf6XJMu8
Link to Image Don Gonyea NPR 9 months ago:   Sunday Nov 1 - 2:29pm This—> https://t.co/EttztbmioM Don Gonyea NPR 9 months ago:   Thursday Oct 29 - 7:28pm This is why we call it All Things Considered @npratc . This is also the story you may need right about now. https://t.co/EBu5kEaYhJ Don Gonyea NPR 9 months ago:   Thursday Oct 29 - 5:56pm Yesterday we lost Billy Joe Shaver... last week Jerry Jeff Walker... today @CharlieOverbey got me thinking about John Prine. Oh, to go to a @JohnPrineMusic show again. https://t.co/Ub0P8urVXe Don Gonyea NPR 9 months ago:   Wednesday Oct 28 - 8:49pm My best advice for you tonight is that you listen to Billy Joe Shaver sing Georgia on a Fast Train. Play it loud. And as a bonus play close attention to the late Eddie Shaver’s guitar work. That is all. https://t.co/c1QjxgYXwU Don Gonyea NPR 9 months ago:   Wednesday Oct 28 - 8:44pm In other news... https://t.co/s4RG32VJyI Don Gonyea NPR 9 months ago:   Friday Oct 23 - 5:11pm Read this thread from my esteemed colleague @scottdetrow on fracking. The issue is more complicated than you may think. https://t.co/gndIBdjGJL Don Gonyea NPR 9 months ago:   Sunday Oct 11 - 7:54am A most welcome weekend distraction... two great archival @nprfreshair interviews with HOF pitcher Bob Gibson /// Remembering MLB Pitcher Bob Gibson : Fresh Air : NPR @DaveDaviesWHYY https://t.co/gbddrltX3q Don Gonyea NPR 9 months ago:   Monday Oct 5 - 2:09pm RT @asmamk: If you need some joy after last week’s debate - this made me legit laugh out loud. https://t.co/8ZgyCjQMEY Don Gonyea NPR 9 months ago:   Monday Oct 5 - 10:31am News you can use. https://t.co/zdF1wXRA4N Don Gonyea NPR 10 months ago:   Thursday Oct 1 - 7:35pm Sigh. @nprgreene is the kind of friend and colleague any of us is lucky to have in life. I have indeed been so lucky. I’ll miss him at NPR - we shared a cramped White House radio booth for 4 years - but am excited to see his next adventures. https://t.co/S7WelcvToM Don Gonyea NPR 10 months ago:   Saturday Sep 19 - 11:19am Roger Angell- born 100 years ago today. Still going. Pick any random paragraph he’s written and marvel at it. Baseball is lucky to have him chronicling decade after decade after decade. Don Gonyea NPR 10 months ago:   Saturday Sep 19 - 7:56am No other journalist on the planet could write this story. Thank you Nina. ////. NPR's Nina Totenberg Remembers The Late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg : NPR https://t.co/PprIkEni5s Don Gonyea NPR 10 months ago:   Friday Sep 18 - 8:26pm Nina Totenberg on RBG. This is something. https://t.co/ubiEJQXFfm Don Gonyea NPR 11 months ago:   Thursday Aug 27 - 11:33am RT @titonka: Talked to suburban women around Milwaukee. What I found: his scary-affordable-housing tactic hasn’t reached some of his biggest fans
https://t.co/ZoaUCYWnTM Don Gonyea NPR 11 months ago:   Tuesday Aug 18 - 8:39pm Live from NPR HQ tonight during #DNCConvention — two of the best. @lourdesgnavarro and @nprscottsimonhttps://t.co/v3wuh3iurP Don Gonyea NPR 11 months ago:   Tuesday Aug 18 - 8:49am Here’s the soundtrack tho’ https://t.co/zUB4YYQCRUhttps://t.co/8HwcDuVFYB Don Gonyea NPR 11 months ago:   Monday Aug 17 - 9:31pm RT @gringsam: 🇺🇸 The @nprpolitics live blog is up and running for the first night of the first-ever virtual @DemConvention Follow along! 🇺🇸 https://t.co/WtzqY5x9RU Don Gonyea NPR 11 months ago:   Saturday Aug 15 - 8:18pm Not surprising... still ppiwerful stuff you hear in these conversations. https://t.co/0vJPGcSSCh Don Gonyea NPR 11 months ago:   Friday Aug 14 - 10:56am @titonka Good luck. I'll need a full scouting report. Don Gonyea NPR 11 months ago:   Friday Aug 14 - 10:20am Our latest NPR 2020 poll. Biden widens lead. Covid19 high on voter worries. From @DomenicoNPRhttps://t.co/5rzsz135QO Don Gonyea NPR 11 months ago:   Tuesday Aug 11 - 4:42pm RT @AdamHSays: Statement from Howard University president Wayne A.I. Frederick @HUPrez17: https://t.co/kbhjmSeCB1
Link to Image Don Gonyea NPR 11 months ago:   Tuesday Aug 11 - 4:42pm RT @nprpolitics: In Historic Pick, Joe Biden Taps Kamala Harris To Be His Running Mate https://t.co/GRXB5DeTfp Don Gonyea NPR 11 months ago:   Tuesday Aug 11 - 12:14pm And surely I shared my most favorite piece of advice -- go visit and revisit those Diego Rivera Murals at the @DIADetroit. Oh... and Lafayette Coney Island. Congrats on the new podcast! https://t.co/k79sREqpXz Don Gonyea NPR 11 months ago:   Tuesday Aug 11 - 9:30am More than a few years ago @Sonari replaced me on the automotive beat for @nprnews in Detroit. I can’t wait to listen to his newest project. https://t.co/CYoXmy7Tll Don Gonyea NPR 11 months ago:   Thursday Aug 6 - 12:09pm Read this story from NPR justice correspondent @johnson_carrie https://t.co/9p5gTD3DFh Don Gonyea NPR 12 months ago:   Monday Aug 3 - 1:56pm Here's what the election looks like 3 months out... from @nprpoliticshttps://t.co/auWKeN2UP4 Don Gonyea NPR 1 year ago:   Thursday Jul 30 - 9:07pm RIP Stu Seidel. One of NPR’s all-time great editors. And what a laugh you had. You made our work better. It was an honor, sir. https://t.co/Tv3crzrDws Don Gonyea NPR 1 year ago:   Friday Jul 24 - 9:06pm RT @NPRinskeep: Ashtabula, Ohio: @_toriwhitley and I have been talking with voters by the shores of Lake Erie. What we learned next week on @MorningEdition.https://t.co/QS8ipJgyh7
Link to Image Don Gonyea NPR 1 year ago:   Tuesday Jul 21 - 9:00pm RT @reidepstein: A word about my friend, Laurel Walker, who died Friday.
For three years at the beginning of my career I sat next to Laurel in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel’s Waukesha bureau. Laurel was the suburban columnist, armed with a rolodex full of sources and a keen eye for news. 1/x Don Gonyea NPR 1 year ago:   Monday Jul 13 - 9:03pm RT @ElenaMMoore: Many states require that mail ballots be returned by election day. @pamelafessler & I found that in the primary elections held so far this year, at least 65,000 absentee or mail-in ballots were rejected because they arrived past the deadline