Ø      “News is that which comes from the North, East, West and South, and if it comes from only one     point on the compass, then it is a class ; publication and not news.” Benjamin Disraeli

Ø      “News is the first rough draft of history.” Philip L. Graham

Ø      “News is what the editors say it is,” – Edmund Lambeth (Committed Journalism)

Ø      “The one function that TV news performs very well is that when there is no news we   give it to you with the same emphasis as if there were.” David Brinkley