We know have a new leader in the clubhouse for Worst Way To Find Out You Lost Your Chronicle Job.
Dai Huynh, one of the paper's food writers, was scheduled to come back from maternity leave. The night before she gets a call telling her, in effect, "don't bother."
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Speaking of leaders in the clubhouse, by the way, several folks have pointed out that editor Jeff Cohen had a morning tee time in the pro-am round of the Shell Houston Open today. (Number 10 tee, here.)
Current Chron people: If you write about it, remember to keep it under 15 inches. As a memo from Cohen to the survivors pointed out last week, "Reporters and assigning editors will agree on target lengths for every story and include them on the budget. Because we continue to be respectful of our readers' time, anything longer than 15 inches needs to be discussed with the lead editor for the section."