Jill Abramson, executive editor of the New York Times, is leaving the paper, Politico reported.

New York Times publisher Arthur Sulzberger wrote about the change, and named Abramson’s replacement, in a memo to staff:

The subsequent buzz was enough to get Jill Abramson trending in the U.S.:


Without a doubt, a great deal of the reason Abramson trended was because of the amount of buzz about the story among journos:

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