December 22, 2017 2 Comments
The story yesterday of the car attack in Melbourne's city, apart from some ill-placed advertising and some bad takes online, was as good as can be expected.
December 21, 2017 1 Comment
As the year winds down news outlets are filling their content gaps with best-of-the-lists. In the spirit of the season, here are some of the best.
December 20, 2017 1 Comment
Chris Uhlmann, fresh at Nine, is getting plenty of attention for his fill-in job at the commercial network's breakfast program, Today.
December 20, 2017 10 Comments
A 7.30 story on long-acting contraceptives influenced women to cancel their implants -- an example of the media's influence on people's health decisions.
December 19, 2017 29 Comments
Been involved in an imbroglio lately? Didn't think so.
December 18, 2017 1 Comment
Caroline Marcus was forced to walkback claims about Channel Nine's culpability in the Ben McCormack case. Plus other media tid bits for the day.
December 15, 2017 7 Comments
The final report of the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse will be made public today. Here's how the media is covering it.
December 14, 2017 30 Comments
The frequent claim that the ABC has been dumbed down has itself been dumbed right down. But that doesn't excuse the ABC's decline.
December 13, 2017 1 Comment
An unauthorised biography of billionaire James Packer by Australian Financial Review journalist Aaron Patrick has been put on ice because of legal threats.
December 11, 2017 3 Comments
CNN has played into President Donald Trump's 'fake news' narrative by cocking up a story about his relationship with WikiLeaks.