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Layoffs at San Francisco Chronicle

No shock here. The paper is struggling. The paper is letting people go. Dog bites man. Man this story bites…

From FoxReno:

Sources say they are Rock and Roll Critic Joel Selvin, Political Cartoonist Tom Meyer, Fashion Editor Sylvia Rubin and Pulitzer Prize-winning Photographer Kim Komenich.

Via Daryl Cagle‘s twitter.

Previously on FBLA: SF Chron to Lay Off 125 People, SF Chronicle Up for Sale or ‘Close It Altogether’, SF Chronicle ‘Redesigns’ for 2009, Newsday and SF Chron Will Start Charging.

CORRECTION: We received this note,”wanted to reconfirm before i emailing a correction but legendary san francisco rock critic Joel Selvin took a BUY OUT from the SF Chronicle and was NOT fired given the tumultuous times, that kind of mistake could have ramifications and i know you want to be accurate.”

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