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TVNewser: Walter Cronkite‘s family set the record straight today with a statement about his health: “In order to dispel false rumors, Walter Cronkite’s family wants it known that he has apparently suffered for some years with cerebrovascular disease and he is not expected to recuperate. He is resting comfortably at home with family, friends, and a wonderful medical team. We thank you for your prayers and good wishes.”
Boston Herald: More details emerge about <a href="http://www.mediabistro.com/fishbowlny/magazines/boston_magazine_gets_new_editor_publisher_layoffs_and_furloughs_119598.asp"recent layoffs at Boston magazine, including the fact that the mag’s execs went out for steak after axing several top staffers.