The Finch Formerly Known As Gold

5 June 2003

Howell at the moon

Howell Raines, executive editor of The New York Times, and Gerald Boyd, managing editor, have resigned.

Does this herald actual improvements coming to the Times, or just another dye job for the Gray Lady? We shall see.

Meanwhile, Wizbang wonders if the Blogosphere™ will get any credit for it:

I'm sure there will be much back slapping amongst the blogs who were all over the controversy, but much as in the case of Trent Lott, the blogosphere may get credit for building a groundswell but "old" media will take the head(s) for their trophy case.

Posted at 11:16 AM to Blogorrhea