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2009-05-29 07:00:00

PHOENIX, May 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Last Friday, Jim Buckmaster, CEO of Craigslist, fired a deliberate, unnecessary and wholly inaccurate shot across the bow of Village Voice Media and backpage.com, our online classified advertising property.

2005-10-24 10:24:32

NEW YORK (Reuters) - New Times Media, the top U.S. alternative newspaper publisher, on Monday agreed to merge with the company the publishes The Village Voice, one of the best known countercultural newspapers in the United States.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.