Afternoon report

* Founder and editor Marc Smirnoff is out at the Oxford American. The managing editor is gone, too. Were they fired? “As with all Oxford American personnel matters, the details are confidential,” says publisher Warwick Sabin. who will serve as interim editor. (Arkansas Times)
* Miami Herald had all 500 newsroom staffers involved in Hurricane Andrew coverage 20 years ago. (NewspaperAlum.com)
* “A lot of really great newspaper editors applied for this [editor] job,” says USA Today publisher. (Daily Beast)
* Former San Antonio Express-News editor has a new public TV show called “Rivard.” (San Antonio Express-News)
* “Bullshit. That’s what New Yorker editor David Remnick thinks of Adam Gopnik’s critics.” (Ryerson Review of Journalism)
* New tavern was once the printing room for William Randolph Hearst’s Examiner. (Grubstreet.com)

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