Re: [mythsoc] Peter Jackson lawsuit
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> I know we're all dying to hear more about this, so here's an articlesource."
> claiming that the NY Times violated its own policies by quoting an
> unidentified New Line lawyer claiming that Jackson was being piggish. The
> policy says:
> "If pejorative opinions are worth reporting and cannot be specifically
> attributed, they may be paraphrased or described after thorough discussion
> between writer and editor. The vivid language of direct quotation confers
> an unfair advantage on a speaker or writer who hides behind the newspaper,
> and turns of phrase are valueless to a reader who cannot assess the
>And how boring that would be!