Parting ways: Daily Beast owner Tina Brown gives Howard Kurtz the boot; Update: Kurtz responds


Many think this is related to yesterday’s dust-up over Kurtz’s post about Jason Collins:

Not everyone was quite so diplomatic.

Mockery was swift and biting:

Kurtz, in case you forgot, was the guy who tweeted this:


So, what’s next for Howard? We hear this guy’s got a vacancy.



Howard’s take on the situation: