More layoffs at Tampa Tribune

“God bless those who got a call today,” Tim Smolarick wrote on the Tampa Tribune Alumni Facebook page this morning as 165 people got word that they’ve been laid off.

Tony Zappone wrote:

A few years ago, I thought the Trib was posturing itself to be sold to another holding company. After today, there really won’t be much to hold. Maybe they’ll give us the printer and let us do our own thing.

* 165 layoffs under way at Tampa Tribune (
* TV critic surprised to get the call this morning (