Media: Chatter

"I have no intention of going until the board and I decide it is in the interests of shareholders that I go." - Sir Peter Burt, the ITV chairman, becomes the latest ITV executive to play down speculation that he is on the way out

"There have been punch-ups. A lot of Standard-sellers are losing their livelihood and are understandably upset." - A vendor for thelondonpaper on violence breaking out on the streets of the capital

"We have found it to be the most amazing interactive marketing tool ever, and it doesn't cost a dime." - Celia Duncan, the editor of CosmoGIRL!, says that its decision to launch a MySpace page is paying off, despite predictions that the website could kill off teen titles.

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