[What happened next?](http://safetynetseattle.blogspot.com/2009/11/seven-months-later-whats-happened-to.html)
In March, Hearst closed the 146-year-old Post-Intelligencer newspaper and dumped 140 of us onto the street in the depths of the recession.
For the majority, the story is pretty depressing. The majority of those journalists are not working in journalism any more. But, I note, a handful are starting their own businesses or are involved with start-ups. There’s some hope in that.