Don Gonyea NPR 2 months ago:   Wednesday Sep 7 - 6:47pm Word comes today that our longtime NPR colleague Anne Garrels has died after a battle with cancer. Few did it any better. Her reports from Iraq as the bombs fell were unforgettable and essential. Here’s a sampling of some of her work. https://t.co/sHjY3MagIc Don Gonyea NPR 3 months ago:   Tuesday Aug 30 - 11:24am Powerful images — and words — from 4 time Pulitzer winning photog @cguzy. Take a look. Give a listen. @kennerlyhttps://t.co/5KrNCC58St Don Gonyea NPR 3 months ago:   Monday Aug 29 - 9:45pm Getting lots of Qs about the great Norman “Turkey” Stearnes of the Detroit Stars after my @npratc story this weekend. May I recommend this book… https://t.co/TkXHpnQcMThttps://t.co/B0BpYhQGKE
Link to Image Don Gonyea NPR 3 months ago:   Monday Aug 29 - 6:33pm RT @jbelmont: Turkey Stearnes is in Cooperstown. But I never heard of him until this sweet weekend piece by @NPR’s @DonGonyea. Extra points if you know how to pronounce Hamtramck, MI.
https://t.co/YLN5C3pN3i Don Gonyea NPR 3 months ago:   Monday Aug 29 - 1:52pm I really enjoyed doing this interview with @USAquarium this weekend. Find the lp… go see the band. 🙏🏼🙏🏼 https://t.co/HdL3bNw4rj Don Gonyea NPR 3 months ago:   Sunday Aug 28 - 8:19am RT @NPRWeekend: Roll call: @davidgura in the host chair, and our trusty @GilesSnyder +@noraraum will bring you the newscasts. A power team holding down the WESUN fort! https://t.co/So1cajVhut Don Gonyea NPR 3 months ago:   Saturday Aug 27 - 4:26pm Guest hosting @npratc this weekend. Today we’ve got Pulitzer winning photog Carol Guzy on her powerful images from Ukraine. Also this new book from @davidmaraniss and more. Find us on your local public radio station. https://t.co/uDjxjR0PT4
Link to Image Don Gonyea NPR 4 months ago:   Thursday Jul 21 - 9:24am @scottdetrow ❤️❤️❤️ Don Gonyea NPR 6 months ago:   Friday Jun 3 - 7:44pm Iowa Democrats propose big changes to caucuses... in hopes of keep a prime spot on presidential nominating calendar. From my @IowaPublicRadio colleague @Clay_Masters https://t.co/sutbW7WDY8 Don Gonyea NPR 6 months ago:   Saturday May 14 - 7:10pm Sure there’s a primary next week… but first a heated contest between the Harrisburg Senators and the visiting Richmond Flying Squirrels. #AAbaseballhttps://t.co/3Con5trdiF
Link to Image Don Gonyea NPR 8 months ago:   Sunday Mar 20 - 6:29pm Great game so far. Trying to bring the Spartans some good luck in the 2nd half. Izzo v CoachK MSU v Duke https://t.co/bwNKzBGagh
Link to Image Don Gonyea NPR 1 year ago:   Thursday Sep 30 - 8:23pm RT @benswasey: Our @DonGonyea observed 2 @SarahLongwell25 focus groups with Trump-to-Biden voters.
- disappointment with Biden
- but no regrets they helped send Trump packing
These voters are "politically homeless," Longwell says.
https://t.co/IqWpZXfYCg Don Gonyea NPR 1 year ago:   Friday Sep 24 - 4:21pm Wherever we are, we make NPR — including my basement office/studio. Proud to be part of an amazing group of colleagues as a member of the @npr@sagaftra unit for some 25 years and counting. @wemakenprhttps://t.co/rMTGDM3HrT
Link to Image Don Gonyea NPR 1 year ago:   Friday Sep 10 - 8:42pm Watch this short film from @NPR.https://t.co/u7albYq6Wi Don Gonyea NPR 1 year ago:   Tuesday Sep 7 - 8:00am There will be so many powerful remembrances of 9/11 this week... but please give this one a listen. My public radio colleagues Tim Lambert @witfnews and @scottdetrow tell the story of a scarred and sacred place and the past 20 yrs. https://t.co/QZLDh5XHx0 Don Gonyea NPR 1 year ago:   Monday Aug 16 - 9:22am RT @HannahBloch: Stark assessment of Ghani's legacy by George Packer, speaking w @DonGonyea: "He was in a sense governing a country that existed in his own mind"... "so isolated in his arrogance and brilliance that he could never bring the country along with him" https://t.co/Q4y3rZJ2b7 Don Gonyea NPR 1 year ago:   Thursday Aug 5 - 5:21pm RT @benswasey: "Are you out of your ever-loving mind?"
In 2008, Trumka encountered union members with reservations about voting for a black candidate, Obama.
In response, he began touring union halls and factory floors, confronting the issue head on.
via @DonGonyea: https://t.co/WIBMW9j7Ap Don Gonyea NPR 1 year ago:   Sunday Aug 1 - 2:38pm I can do both! #GoTigershttps://t.co/MNmOCBjNXn Don Gonyea NPR 1 year ago:   Sunday Aug 1 - 2:33pm @Stu_rush is one of the heroes of NPR. An absolute treasure. He’s not leaving — just getting better hours. Let’s go to a ballgame now Stu! https://t.co/wUb7UrHwrI Don Gonyea NPR 1 year ago:   Monday Jul 19 - 11:56am Welcome to the @Npr family @AMartinezLA !!! https://t.co/MmbAIxTI3J Don Gonyea NPR 1 year ago:   Tuesday Jul 13 - 10:14pm RT @aashlock: 'Something we have never seen before, not since Babe Ruth, not since some of the two way stars of the Negro Leagues, has there been a player able to pitch and hit an an all star level" @chelsea_janes tells @DonGonyea@hereandnow about Shohei Ohtani at the #AllStarGame tonight Don Gonyea NPR 1 year ago:   Tuesday Jul 13 - 4:00pm Eat pork chop. Hydrate. Eat pie. Repeat. https://t.co/cTVk2r39kU Don Gonyea NPR 1 year ago:   Tuesday Jul 13 - 8:31am You did not think you wanted to hear a story about "ice worms" today. Trust me you do. This is great reporting and storytelling from @nell_sci_NPR on @MorningEdition today. https://t.co/Z9aDDD1pyg Don Gonyea NPR 1 year ago:   Monday Jul 12 - 8:25pm Had an inspiring conversation with this refugee, Paralympic athlete. Swimmer Abbas Karimi On Representing Refugees At The Paralympics In Tokyo | Here & Now https://t.co/L5G6bzc3LC Don Gonyea NPR 1 year ago:   Saturday Jul 10 - 8:49am RT @stu_rush: One pandemic-halted tradition is the action in the @npr newsroom stopping when one of our colleagues departs for the final time. Today, a thunderous ovation would be bestowed upon @pamelafessler. Pam, thank you for 28 years of service to us all! Enjoy your retirement! ❤ #nprlife Don Gonyea NPR 1 year ago:   Tuesday Jun 1 - 2:50pm Here's the link to the @washingtonian piece -- They asked @npr staff to pick their all-time fave #TinyDesk performances. Honored to be in the mix. Scroll thru and get lost in the unpolished joy of it all. https://t.co/zUMVxrvDlW Don Gonyea NPR 1 year ago:   Tuesday Jun 1 - 1:32pm RT @isalara: Read about & watch fave Tiny Desk performances picked by @DonGonyea@SachaPfeiffer@NRHSJax@mpazgr@bbenestante@lsotobarra@JSucherman@janieontherun@totalvibration@Joshrogosin@idislikestephen@AbbottRabbit@scottdetrow@tamarakeithNPR@TioFelixC & so many others #NPRlife Don Gonyea NPR 1 year ago:   Wednesday May 26 - 12:53pm A very useful guide from the @nprnews pandemic team @aubreynpr@cwroth@laurelwamsleyhttps://t.co/X3VYfbVBt6 Don Gonyea NPR 1 year ago:   Monday May 24 - 12:02pm @leasdef@outsidechild13 Stunning. I had to pause between side one and side two just to catch my breath. Don Gonyea NPR 1 year ago:   Monday May 24 - 11:47am In 1981 I found this stapled to a telephone pole in Ann Arbor. That’s 1/2 of Mr Dylan’s lifetime ago. Love the poster. The show was great too. Bob backed by Gospel singers. SEE LIVE!!! Indeed. #bobdylan80https://t.co/kR1WyX7CJV
Link to Image Don Gonyea NPR 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year ago:   Tuesday May 4 - 8:25am A superb hire! https://t.co/v6PsWhvpcS Don Gonyea NPR 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year ago:   Friday Mar 26 - 8:56am 2021 bracket busted — I take sweet solace in the past. #MarchMadness2021https://t.co/RHUaSXC7t0 Don Gonyea NPR 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year ago:   Wednesday Mar 10 - 10:53am RT @DomenicoNPR: Nice job with this headline @NPR@vanromohttps://t.co/67qCrMHn74 Don Gonyea NPR 1 year ago:   Sunday Mar 7 - 6:46pm A sports tweet. Go Green!!!! Don Gonyea NPR 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year ago:   Monday Feb 8 - 9:06am @BrianMannADK has figured out this roving @nprnews correspondent thing. https://t.co/icskmlWDcZ Don Gonyea NPR 1 year ago:   Sunday Feb 7 - 3:44pm That is a lovely photograph. Just beautiful. Rockwell indeed! https://t.co/FH7hSXbxAw Don Gonyea NPR 1 year ago:   Thursday Feb 4 - 8:50pm This thread. Amazing. #nprlifehttps://t.co/tKQeXWl7vp Don Gonyea NPR 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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