After the T.O. Sun's last round of layoffs, I speculated wildly that the point of it all might be to keep Ezra in grease-paint. Turns out I might have been not so far off the mark:
Another insider says the cuts were made to add funds to the Sun News side of the ledger, which is trying to keep afloat in its infancy.
Alright! Everyone redouble your efforts in not watching it and we will see the whole thing fizzle between now and mid-2012.