Re Max U’s blast at the ABC.. in the SMH. A few old hands recall that Max had a patchy record when he was running News, having let Sanda decide when and if news got space outside of its usual hours. And another thing: Isn’t it this same max who is famously remembered for uttering the immortal line “abortion is the running sore of American politics’ during his less than glorious stint in washington many years ago. Quite the wordsmith.

Peter Fray

FINAL HOURS: Save up to 50% on a year of Crikey

This extraordinary year is almost at an end. But we know that time waits for no one, and we won’t either. This is the time to get on board with Crikey.

Subscribe before midnight tonight and choose what you pay for a year of Crikey.

Save up to 50% or dig deeper so we can dig deeper.

See you in 2021.

Peter Fray
Editor-in-chief of Crikey

SAVE 50%