My newspaper has shrunk due to fewer advertisements. Hardly a trend which makes me feel happy, but I do try to see the upside of having a more compact daily. For one, you can proudly say that you read the entire paper. For another, you can probably take for granted, that only the most important news is being published. And if the news is for the most part negative, it may not trouble you as long, because the amount of time you spend reading has...