Jul 11, 2014

Media briefs: unhatched chickens … Fairfax un-frozen … anonymous ads …

The new senate isn't very good for print deadlines. And other media tidbits of the day.

Unhatched chickens. Like everyone else, let us admit upfront that Crikey was shocked by what happened to the government’s carefully-constructed Senate majority yesterday. So this next bit apportions no blame, only a little bit of jesting.

Journalists across Australia have been talking for days about the carbon tax’s imminent death. Here’s Phillip Coorey on the front page of yesterday’s Australian Financial Review:

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2 thoughts on “Media briefs: unhatched chickens … Fairfax un-frozen … anonymous ads …

  1. klewso

    Explains why they’re called “journalists” – and not experts?

  2. klewso

    Was Massola vetted? A “gerbilist”, not going to bite?

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