The new Kushner-Trump family era at the NYC weekly had its first major changes today with a round of eleven layoffs on the business side, including the entire long-outmoded classifieds department, Women’s Wear Daily reports. While there were no indications that editorial cuts will follow, “the reorganization is intended to eliminate redundancies and create a clear understanding of individual focus,” according to new CEO Joseph Meyer. Editor Ken Kurson reportedly told staff, “It’s still a good news Friday.”
Thanksgiving, Christmas and then maybe a few weeks into January — that’s when you really gotta sit down, talk to your advisers and say, ‘Look, do I have a chance?’ I think I know why I would want to run. I think I know what I think this country should do and what I would do. But I just don’t know whether it’s possible.