Here are some links to some press articles about the Pink Slip Parties.
The Washington Post
CNN (via The Industry Standard)
The Origin of the term Pink Slip
In addition the Pinkslipevent.com Pink Slip Parties were covered by WMAL radio, Fox 5 Morning News, News Channel 8 and ABC Channel 7.
If you are a member of the press and wish to cover any of these events then send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org