White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs Embraces Twitter, YouTube

White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs dove head-first into Web 2.0, accepting questions for a press briefing via Twitter and answering some of them in a YouTube video, ReadWriteWeb reported.

His Tweet read, “Something new. You take first crack. Use #1q in a q & I’ll answer 1 on vid before today’s briefing. What do you want to know?”

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