There's always a local angle

You can learn a lot about a newspaper’s editorial slant from its coverage of the underpants bomber. Observe:

The Australian: “Terror suspect at Australian uni

The Straits Times: “[Bombing] Suspect was a football fan

The Daily Mail: “What Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab wrote about his family, sex… and his love of Liverpool FC

The Times: “Al-Qaeda ‘groomed Abdulmutallab in London’”

San Francisco Chronicle: “Photos of terrorist’s explosive underwear”

…and the NY Post: “GREAT BALLS OF FIRE