It was 30 years ago yesterday (in a great piece by my friend and colleague, Jack Morrison):
Staff members of what was then called The Bulletin didn't quite know what to do or what to think in the face of a disaster that they had all seen coming but were reluctant to accept.
The Bulletin closed on Jan. 29, 1982 - 30 years ago yesterday.
The newsroom at 30th and Market streets was vast and bright, with big windows letting in the light.
I don't remember what the weather was like outside, but inside the mood was uncharacteristically gloomy.
Staffers gathered in small groups to discuss the undiscussable. Some, including me, had offers, but many had no idea what the future held
Meanwhile, um, TODAY: