You can write your own cutline, Meg Whitman

-- Today's San Jose Mercury News

— Today’s San Jose Mercury News

Here’s what happened
Editor Dave Butler tells Romenesko readers: “The BANG [Bay Area News Group] production center got hit with some kind of virus yesterday afternoon, causing computers to crash. The Merc’s last page was 40 minutes late but all editions of all papers got out and the IT folks say they have solved the problem. If a missing cut line is our only mistake today we shall be thankful and appreciative of the extraordinary work of the news desks last night.”

* “At least members of the general public now know what a ‘mug’ line is” (