Friday, October 30, 2009

Graph on the state of the newspaper industry

My NB post on the circ numbers

My NB post on why newspaper bailouts would be bad for freedom of the press

4 comments:

Evan said...

Most of the plans I've seen involve allowing newspapers to classify themselves as nonprofit entities, not receive direct subsidies.

Would that change your view at all?

TJE said...

To borrow a phrase from Alan Grayson, "die quickly if you get sick."

TJE said...

The future of "news"?

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2009/10/30/AR2009103003737_pf.html

Lachlan said...

Yes, Evan it would. I am open to creative solutions such as that. I was taking on the more radical, unoriginal, and problematic proposals.