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Glenn Dyer's TV ratings: snoozing into the weekend

Glenn DyerApr 15, 2016

Just nothing last night. Janet King on the ABC -- weak. The Checkout was OK, and the highlight. Seven was a programmed desert. Nine had whale wrestling on in NRL marke

Glenn Dyer's TV ratings: ho hum all round

Glenn DyerApr 14, 2016

My Kitchen Rules was watched by a lot of people, but Home and Away had a middling audience. Seven News did OK, the swimming titles had another solid night -- end of s

Barbie dolls don't cause domestic violence

Barbie dolls don't cause domestic violence

Helen RazerApr 7, 20167 Comments

The idea that cultural difference can be regulated to create peace is, quite simply, bullshit.

Glenn Dyer's TV ratings: nobody messes with MKR

Glenn DyerApr 7, 2016

Seven won easily (thanks cooks, AKA My Kitchen Rules), from Nine. Ten had a weak night and allowed the ABC into third with its now usual understrength Wednesday night offering

Waleed Aly not diverse enough for Gold Logie, says white lady journo

Waleed Aly not diverse enough for Gold Logie, says white lady journo

Myriam RobinApr 6, 20168 Comments

Lee Lin Chin and Waleed Aly have been nominated for Gold Logies, which is ridiculous because we need more diversity on TV, says The Daily Telegraph. Yeah, we don't really get it either.

Glenn Dyer's TV ratings: battle of the home shows

Glenn DyerApr 5, 2016

Back to what has been "normal" in the 2016 ratings battle so far. MKR topped the night with 1.987 million national and 1.273 million metro viewers last night. Four Corners

Rundle: vale Bob Ellis, Australia's finest prose writer

Rundle: vale Bob Ellis, Australia's finest prose writer

Guy RundleApr 4, 201613 Comments

Reading Bob Ellis was an invitation to be courageous.

Glenn Dyer's TV ratings: the beginning of the end for home improvement shows?

Glenn DyerMar 30, 2016

Well, Nine drew a line last night: 12 rating points under what Seven’s main channel’s share, but at least it finished in front of Ten and the ABC, but not by very much. But in Total

Glenn Dyer's TV ratings: MKR is untouchable

Glenn DyerMar 29, 20161 Comment

That’s it, the Nine Network is in desperate trouble. Its main channel finished third last night behind Seven and the ABC and just in front of Ten. The culprit was the appalling Re

Glenn Dyer's TV ratings: MKR another Masterchef clone

Glenn DyerMar 24, 2016

Every time MKR goes into the studio kitchen, it looks unconvincing and more like a clone of Masterchef and every other cooking competition (go watch SBS Food). The hom