Wintour's not just any “Staff Reporter”

Over at The Guardian, editors are still patting themselves on the back over their recent scoop about Gordon Brown’s talks with Sir Menzies Campbell over whether senior Lib Dems could join Brown’s first Cabinet.

Those, like Axegrinder, who look closely at these things, couldn’t help wondering why the byline was by A Staff Reporter.

I am happy to say the hack that came up with this incredible scoop was the well-connected Patrick Wintour, the paper’s political editor.

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