Jan 24, 2014

Media briefs: Tele fear … Totaro takes UK … new Block revealed …

Planet Hillary, scaremongering and more media tidbits.

More Daily Tele scaremongering. As a sidebar to a story about a 17-year-old who was allegedly raped in Strathfield train station, The Daily Telegraph sent journo Jim O’Rourke to ride Sydney trains and drum up some fear among female passengers travelling alone. Under the ludicrous headline “Travelling alone is a dangerous and scary plan”, the story details the reactions of three women whom O’Rourke told about the alleged assault. Two of the three said they had not heard of the case before O’Rourke told them, and after being told all three said they were now frightened …


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  1. Alex Cruickshank

    Unfortunately, this presentation by Tracey Spicer is not an original piece of work! Journalist Suzanne Mostyn did exactly this nearly 2 years ago on live television during her segment on Channel 7’s The Morning Show. It was fascinating viewing, so much so, that Suzanne was asked to then write a follow up piece in The Telegraph. Here is the link to her written piece which also shows images from the show:
    As a proud sister, I am disappointed to see Suzanne’s work being copied without acknowledgement.

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