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Emily Watkins — Media reporter

Emily Watkins

Media reporter

Emily covers all things "media" for Crikey and is based in Sydney. She has previously worked for the ABC's Media Watch and reported on courts, crocodiles and occasionally UFOs for the NT News.

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A free ad for Foxtel in News Corp … SBS axes comedy … radio hosts dumped over song

A free ad for Foxtel in News Corp … SBS axes comedy … radio hosts dumped over song

June 6, 2017

A free ad for Foxtel on its new streaming service, SBS axes its comedy website. Plus more media tidbits.

Fairfax journalists learning about voluntary redundancies … ABC broadcaster remembered … Ten’s China links …

Fairfax journalists learning about voluntary redundancies … ABC broadcaster remembered … Ten’s China links …

June 6, 2017 1

Fairfax journalists learning about their voluntary redundancies. And other media tidbits of the day.

London’s front pages … Oz v ABC redux … Rundle on the weekend’s best rants …

London’s front pages … Oz v ABC redux … Rundle on the weekend’s best rants …

June 5, 2017 3

How the UK newspapers covered London's terror attacks. And other media tidbits of the day.

Stefanovic’s rumbo rumble … headline of the day … Ten soccer deal a free kick for Murdoch …

Stefanovic’s rumbo rumble … headline of the day … Ten soccer deal a free kick for Murdoch …

June 2, 2017 2

Karl Stefanovic was photographed carrying rum drinks into a caravan park, and he is very unhappy about it.

Rupert Murdoch, ghostwriter? … covfefe that … NY Times cans public editor …

Rupert Murdoch, ghostwriter? … covfefe that … NY Times cans public editor …

June 1, 2017 4

Is Rupert Mudoch writing the first draft of history? Plus: who needs an internal ethical press standards watchdog when you have Twitter?

Hywood whinges about the ABC … the cleverest of headlines … Guardian reporter glasses update …

Hywood whinges about the ABC … the cleverest of headlines … Guardian reporter glasses update …

May 31, 2017 2

Greg Hywood can't stand a little friendly competition, it seems -- at least not from the national broadcaster.

Schapelle found … making a splash … gone fishin’ …

Schapelle found … making a splash … gone fishin’ …

May 30, 2017

Schapelle has been found! Hahaha just kidding.

Finding (well, not really) Corby … Fairfax redundos kick off …

Finding (well, not really) Corby … Fairfax redundos kick off …

May 29, 2017 5

How do you follow the biggest celebrity drug mule in Australia if she won't show her pretty face?

ABC cuts … journalist body-slammed … Brandis throws shade at Crikey …

ABC cuts … journalist body-slammed … Brandis throws shade at Crikey …

May 26, 2017 2

Senior staff from ABC radio face the chop. And other media tidbits of the day.

Quadrant apologises (kinda) … solidarity pizza … finding Corby …

May 25, 2017 7

Schapelle Corby is returning to Australia! (Maybe. Probably.) So where will she go? Let's stalk her relatives until we have a list of possible locations.