Sunday, August 22, 2010
NYT reports on SF alt-weekly court battle
Alt-weeklies share an editorial formula that marries anti-establishment politics with heavy entertainment coverage and listings," says Jonathan Weber of Bay Citizen writing in The New York Times' Bay Area section. "... The in-your-face, libertarian-leaning approach of New Times was perfect for Phoenix, just as [Bay Guardian publisher Bruce] Brugmann’s old-school leftism was a fit for San Francisco."