- The appropriate (but not intentionally so) cover of this week’s paper
- Design by Paul John Higgins
I figured I’d lead with the good news.
Now for the rest.
There have been some disconcerting headlines this week about goings-on at the Reader, and the reports more or less accurately describe the rumbling (OK, cursing) at 11 E. Illinois.
The most recent, from this afternoon, are “Alt-weeklies in Atlanta, Chicago, DC to be sold, but first pay cuts” and “Chicago Reader chain cutting wages, jobs as ‘suitors’ come courting.”