Weatherford Daily News staff apparently went home early to deal with the end of the world

-- Weatherford (OK) Daily News

— Weatherford (OK) Daily News

– h/t Dale Denwalt

Publisher Phillip Reid came up with the blank front page idea, says sports editor and interim managing editor Jeff Barron. “We haven’t heard from readers about it yet.” The company that handles the 7,000-circulation paper‘s website was puzzled, though. “They thought something was wrong” when they noticed the empty page.