MORE: notice how the media's "forgetting to mention" what really took place acts as very effective craigslist PR (aka "Craig's own press")
re: "[craigslist] has never paid to advertise itself"
how is it possible that otherwise respectable publications such as Christian Science Monitor don't do their research when they write about craigslist?
P.S. right! they figured they could just "pay" their "employees" in pages and recommendations and everybody would forget about it... D.