In the newest book about I.F. Stone, All Governments Lie! The life and times of Rebel Journalist I.F. Stone, by Myra MacPherson, I read his definition of news and have decided to adopt it as my own – since I do a media watch show on KKFI 90.1 FM and have been trying to come up with a good def of WHAT constitutes ‘news.’

“News is what someone wants to suppress. Everything else – is advertising.” I.F. Stone