The Price wasn’t right. In the end Steve Price's contract argument with Fairfax Media was all about cost. Not the $800,000 claimed in this story from the Sydney Morning Herald website yesterday.

"It is understood he failed to reach an agreement with 2UE -- which is owned by Fairfax Media, publisher of the Herald -- on his salary, which is estimated at $800,000, with rumours he was asked to take a pay cut."