The Washington Times has begun cutting. So far:

The entire sports department was let go, as the rumors predicted.

Stephanie Green and Liz Glover have been cut.

Managing editor Jeff Birnbaum has resigned effective Friday.

A source told FishbowlDC that Managing Editor-Print David Jones, Deputy Managing Editor-News Geoff Etnyre, writer Barbara Slavin, and online anchor Jill Badanes have also been pink-slipped as well as the entire TWT photo department except for one editor/shooter and one desk editor.