Emily WatkinsJun 8, 20174 Comments
The long list of journos leaving Fairfax continues, and the UK papers pull out all stops for their election editions. Plus more media tidbits.
Emily WatkinsJun 7, 20179 Comments
Alan Stokes, Rohan Connolly and Adam Morton are among big names to be leaving Fairfax, with decades of experience walking out the door in the latest round of redundancies.
Emily WatkinsJun 6, 2017
A free ad for Foxtel on its new streaming service, SBS axes its comedy website. Plus more media tidbits.
Emily WatkinsJun 6, 20171 Comment
Fairfax journalists learning about their voluntary redundancies. And other media tidbits of the day.
Helen RazerJun 6, 201710 Comments
The fixation on public transport “rants” is curious. These acts are rarely discussed as symptoms of broader social sicknesses.
Jun 6, 20171 Comment
Proposed changes by the federal government would end the cross-media ownership rules that have restrained media-wide monopoly since the 1980s, writes journalist and media watcher Christopher Warren.
Emily WatkinsJun 5, 20173 Comments
How the UK newspapers covered London's terror attacks. And other media tidbits of the day.
Charlie LewisJun 2, 20173 Comments
The primary appeal of Sgt Pepper has, from the very beginning, been as much about nostalgia as music.
Emily WatkinsJun 2, 20172 Comments
Karl Stefanovic was photographed carrying rum drinks into a caravan park, and he is very unhappy about it.
Emily WatkinsJun 1, 20174 Comments
Is Rupert Mudoch writing the first draft of history? Plus: who needs an internal ethical press standards watchdog when you have Twitter?