Joe Flood

Storytelling is a great way to communicate information. We are story-telling animals. We relate to complicated issues through stories – that’s why the evening news so often uses “real stories” as a way to illustrate complicated topics like Medicare or Social Security. For the Weather-Ready Nation initiative, we try to use stories to like in this article on Wireless Emergency Alerts: Real Stories. It is the stories of real people whose lives were saved by a wireless emergency alert.