6/05/2003 11:21:00 AM
by The MinuteMan
Times Executives Raines, Boyd Resign
11:02 AM EDT,June 5, 2003
The Associated Press
NEW YORK (AP) — -- New York Times Executive Editor Howell Raines and Managing Editor Gerald Boyd resigned Thursday in the wake of the journalistic fraud scandal involving reporter Jayson Blair.
The Times said Joseph Lelyveld, a former executive editor of the Times, had been named interim executive editor. The paper said no one would be named interim managing editor.
I guess it was the Howell-O-Meter
Now, has someone scheduled a time for the orgy of self-recrimination? I would hate to miss it, and I have a moment free on Monday.