After Williams' controversial memo was published by blogger G.D. Gearino, Williams dashed off a blistering, defensive email to Gearino that raised questions about her temperament. There had already been a bottle throwing incident which occurred after Williams was challenged by staff over assignments.
I understand a number of her colleagues at the N&O had been hoping she would be gone after the next round of layoffs. (Hat tip: email)
... She is just terrible. Has no journalism talent, no people skills, no ability to see past her own nose. She is incredibly rude and overall a terrible person. The entire community agrees, as does just about everyone at the N&O....