>I note that they make a point about newspapers not identifying their
>editors and sub-editors. That is ENGLISH newspapers; in the U.S. I
>have never heard of a newspaper that does not proudly list them all.
>I subscribe to _The Economist_ and have noted that they do not even
>identify the writers of any of the contents.
George Orwell once suggested that no one would take newspaper editorials
seriously if at the end of them was given the name of the writer -- and
their home address (237 Acacia Avenue, etc).