Then, along comes McClatchy. Even the socialists get deported and the communists take over. They bought the Strib for about 1 billion, and in true liberal fashion, ruined it, lost lots of money and readers, and when they sold, they got roughly half of what they paid. (Now you know why I do not trust liberals with the economy).
Back when The Star was a separate afternoon paper I used to deliver it after school. The odd thing is that The Star was actually founded as the local Socialist Party rag.
Anti-Strib: Strib circulation drops 7%