Is Bill Keller Leaving The Times Anytime Soon? ‘Bullshit,’ He Says

That’s what Bill Keller told Gabriel Snyder after Gawker’s managing editor called to ask about a rumor that Mr. Keller might be stepping down at the end of the year.

Mr. Keller is 60, which technically gives him five more years until he has to hang it up, but some edtors and a few reporters at 620 Eighth Avenue have been quietly wondering if he’d leave sooner.

Also, Mr. Keller said this: "I think 2009 is going to be the most interesting year in newspapers and I’d like to be here for it." Is Bill Keller Leaving The Times Anytime Soon? ‘Bullshit,’ He Says