The Miami Herald makes staff cuts about as regularly as the rest of us get haircuts.
Today the paper sent out a memo informing the staff that 16 of them would be sent home today with a pink slip, and 18 other unfilled positions would be eliminated. Of course, the memo quickly leaked to the Pulp; you can read more there
Random Pixels reports that some of the full-time staffers were offered part-time positions. One who didn't take the downgrade option was photographer Battle Vaughn, a 43-year veteran of the Ayem Papyrus. He lays out a fond look back at his Herald career