Yes, it is Monday. Deal with it.
Any company has to sell the credibility of its product. But a media company has nothing else to sell.
An unnamed “prominent executive of the New York Times, quoted by Mark Day in today’s Australian. Day was arguing, as I have, that the best way to “regulate” the media is simply to allow the public to consume or not consume information from various media outlets.
As Day and I both said, there is a real threat to press freedom in Australia and it does not come from Gina Rinehart, it comes from Stephen Conroy.