"Newspapers are declining in circulation because (a) there are a great many
other different outlets for news other than newspapers and (b) the Internet
makes it possible to access many a newspaper online. I really do wish that the
post would have commented on the . . . er . . . fundamental incongruity of
government trying to subsidize a product for which the market has contracted
Is anyone really thinking that this would be a good idea? If non governmental groups want to support papers that don't make money, that is their choice, their money. I don't want my money going to a paper I don't read.