Could be all awkward and awesome, though with VDN there it'll perhaps be more hand-shakes and gratitude instead of what usual firings are like.
I just hope we (not just for selfish reasons, but perception does matter) get some clarity on the direction going forward, and who's calling the shots. Is Gar less puppet and more puppet-master?
I so want to live-blog this but don't think I'll be able to. Think of this comment thread as one giant live-blog.