Let's Tweet About Sex: Dr. Ruth, Twitter Maven

February 4, 2015 6:07 PM

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Dr. Ruth Westheimer makes for an unlikely Twitter maven. Yet the 86-year-old sex therapist is a popular presence in the Twittersphere, with nearly 85,000 following her @AskDrRuth, and is active online with a robust YouTube channel and website. Not so surprising: Dr. Ruth's topical, frisky and frank tweets mostly come down to sex.

Westheimer doesn't use email and dictates her tweets to her longtime co-writer and publicist Pierre A. Lehu. "I talk, and use humor so people will remember what I say," explains Westheimer, who came to fame in 1980 with her candid and playful Sexually Speaking radio spot on WYNY, which started as a ...

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