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Delightfully nerdy protest signs show why the ’New York Times’ shouldn’t lay off copy editors

The New York Times' editorial staff gave us all a solid reminder Thursday afternoon that copy editors are the backbone of the media outlets we all depend on.  Prompted by a looming threat of newsroom layoffs — specifically at the copy desk — staffers at The Times staged a walk out Thursday afternoon.  SEE ALSO: New York Times is using Google’s AI to expand online comments Though the subject is a tough one, the walkout gave us some pretty great signs, that just make us appreciate copy editors that much more.
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