Quote of the Week

‘If The Independent were a real news­paper with real journalists, instead of the comic foil of the Santa Barbara News-Press, it would find real stories to write about and not the pretext of a story to attack its competitor for the purpose of increasing advertising revenues.’

— David Millstein, the San Francisco-based attorney representing the News-Press, responding to reports that the News-Press was examining the disc drives and phone records of its employees.

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