Santa Barbara News Press prints “faggot” in Christmas byline

The Santa Barbara News-Press has again made news by coming to print with a controversial edition of the paper. This time, rather than stirring controversy with a headline, the News-Press has angered readers with a misprinted byline.

In Monday’s Christmas edition of the News-Press, the paper’s California section led with an article headlined, “Customers flock downtown to wrap up last-minutes Christmas shopping. The byline for the article stated, “By PAUL GAYZALEZ,” and the reporter’s title said, “NEWS PRESS FAGGOT.” Read More …