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2013-02-23 Home Front: Culture Wars
'Scared' Globe staffers press for sale answers
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Posted by tu3031 2013-02-23 00:00|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [295 views ]  Top

#1 tu3031, you magnificent bastard!
Posted by Raj 2013-02-23 00:09||   2013-02-23 00:09|| Front Page Top

#2 How is this going to affect Johnson? The man has seniority and knows stuff.
Posted by Shipman 2013-02-23 01:34||   2013-02-23 01:34|| Front Page Top

#3 millions of dollars in the Globe's unfunded pension obligations

This should be fully funded out of the sale price. Take the money and put it under the mattress if necessary, but, cut this unfunded obligation bulls***.


Personally, living in Globe land, I'm laughing my ass off. 8^)
Posted by Alanc 2013-02-23 08:02||   2013-02-23 08:02|| Front Page Top

#4 are they required to be pre-pink-slipped under the WARN act? Will they all be 29 hrs/week part-timers to avoid Obamacare?

The New GlobeĀ™ - it's Schadentastic!
Posted by Frank G 2013-02-23 09:20||   2013-02-23 09:20|| Front Page Top

#5 hmmm
Posted by Frank G 2013-02-23 09:26||   2013-02-23 09:26|| Front Page Top

#6 Fixed, Frank.
Posted by trailing wife 2013-02-23 10:28||   2013-02-23 10:28|| Front Page Top

#7 "Schadentastic" is the best new word of the year so far.

Thank you.
Posted by no mo uro 2013-02-23 11:01||   2013-02-23 11:01|| Front Page Top

#8 ..assuming the Times takes on the tens of millions of dollars in the Globe's unfunded pension obligations.

Hostess Bakers Union negotiators to the white courtesy phone. Who better to sabotage represent the pensioners?
Posted by Procopius2k 2013-02-23 12:01||   2013-02-23 12:01|| Front Page Top

#9 thx TW
Posted by Frank G 2013-02-23 12:32||   2013-02-23 12:32|| Front Page Top

#10 The Taylor family looks like a bunch of financial geniuses. Sell asset for $1.1 billion, buy it back for $100 mil, put a couple hundred mill into the company, sell for $ 1.1 bill.

Rinse lather repeat.

Al
Posted by Frozen Al 2013-02-23 18:33||   2013-02-23 18:33|| Front Page Top

#11 "Schadentastic"

That's a keeper, Frank.

I am sooo stealing that! :-D
Posted by Barbara 2013-02-23 22:41||   2013-02-23 22:41|| Front Page Top

#12 "There are a lot of vice presidents who didn't don't know anything"

Isn't that their general job description?
Posted by Barbara 2013-02-23 22:43||   2013-02-23 22:43|| Front Page Top

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