May 13, 2014 was a frantic night for Sarah Ferguson. The fill-in 7.30 host was in her first budget lock-up, her laptop balanced on the budget papers, and she turned to The Guardian's Katharine Murphy and asked: "Do you think I can get away with this?" Murphy responded, "shit yeah," and the rest is history.
Press gallery veterans back Ferguson’s ‘blood on your hands’ moment
Fairfax journalist Colleen Ryan has suggested 7.30 host Sarah Ferguson was 'disrespectful' to Joe Hockey on budget night last year. But press gallery veterans say it was a great question.