Tips and rumours

Aug 17, 2009

Eating chocolate bars behind bars?

Which prison inmate is too fat to get out of bed? Who is really in charge of Nine's programming? What's happening with the ATO website? Tipsters tell all.

A certain ice-cream loving resident of Risdon Prison, Hobart, is now so fat he can’t walk. He has to be lifted in and out of bed by four men.

A big change in the Nine Network programming section. Head of factual, John McAvoy is said to have just departed, or be about to leave. No reason given in the chat, but Andrew Backwell, Nine’s head of production, is said to be becoming increasingly assertive, especially as he has taken responsibility for the nuts and bolts of running Sydney.

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2 thoughts on “Eating chocolate bars behind bars?

  1. Nathan Landis

    Regarding the comments on the ATO website – I too have been unable to access through the http://www.ato.gov.au address, but I find if you type http://www.ato.gov.au/%5Banything%5D then you can bypass the “website is unavailable” message.

  2. Heathdon McGregor

    With the no settlement actions of the Hewitts and the news about Mr Clooney’s legal action in Italy are we seeing the end of the muckracking paparazzo?

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