Less than a week after Wendell Pierce said this about the most dangerous moments to be a black man in America:
This happened in South Carolina: an unarmed black man was shot by a state trooper, simply following the of ficer’s instructions and without commiting any criminal activity
Twitter has had many defining moments… This is another. What is special this time: we want to reach out and be together. Twitter enables that. The old definition of a shared national experience was watching TV at the same time. This shared experience is happening with TV in the background. The Internet is our connection machine and Twitter is the new Times Square.