Daily Archives: 4 January 2007

Why mainstream is the real stream

An American newspaper “Pioneer Press”, based in St Paul, Minnesota, has published a very fine New Year editorial on being a newspaper, and underlined—with pride—its core mandate. Mainstream and proud of it: http://www.twincities.com/mld/twincities/news/editorial/16347432.htm ** We in the news business are accused by partisan advocates of dwelling in the “mainstream.” The “mainstream media” — “MSM” to…