Eric Lawson writes: Re. "Brown studies: meet the appointee who wants to sell the ABC" (Friday). Tony Abbott and his 37 spin doctors must be losing their touch. When they appointed ABC haters Brown and Albrechtsen to the panel that oversees appointments to the ABC and SBS boards how come they overlooked Gerard Henderson and Andrew Bolt? And how about Chris Kenny and Alan Jones? Maybe next time -- if the ABC and SBS are still there when the time comes.