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Feb 5, 2018

Vale Michael Gordon … good feud guide … exclusive watch …

Building bridges between the ABC and The Australian. Plus other media tidbits of the day.

Emily Watkins — Media reporter

Emily Watkins

Media reporter

Vale Michael Gordon. The sudden death on the weekend of veteran Age journalist Michael Gordon has been the subject of some beautiful tributes from his colleagues. Investigative reporter Nick McKenzie wrote of Gordon's influence on him and his role in the industry:

Beyond the senseless tragedy of a life ended too short, this wave of emotion also goes to the role Michael played as a steady moral beacon in a media and political industry increasingly swamped by partisan shrillness and social media noise.

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3 thoughts on “Vale Michael Gordon … good feud guide … exclusive watch …

  1. cp

    Australian Story does an episode on a polititian. What a pointless show this program has become.

  2. Wayne Robinson

    The Age last week had as its 9-letter word in its Target puzzle ‘ytterbium’ which had a frustrated reader writing in wondering when he’d ever be able to use this word in conversation.

  3. AR

    The first week in January the SMH had as the clue, “Giant Fictional Ape” – 9 letters which had the answer ‘GODZILLA’.
    Sigh.

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