Great, just great...

Yesterday FoxNEWS broke a story that Textron Inc., the company I work for, will be laying off 1,200 people and sending another 6000 on a seven week furlough. The story is here, and the Textron press release is here. Such a joy. The division I work for, Small Business Direct, is part of Textron Financial, the smallest part of the Textron conglomerate. Nothing like that quiet feeling of dread lurking in one's mind going into the weekend...