Ring My Belle

How to Grieve in the Era of Social Media

Originally aired: Wednesday, February 26, 2014
Category: News
Social media has changed the way we grieve. Instead of an obituary, we can tell a loved one's story to thousands with a single click of a mouse. These are two very different stories about grieving with social media. One, the wife of a Lakewood police sergeant killed in 2009. The other, NPR's Scott Simon talks about tweeting while his mother was in the ICU.