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Razer: Four Corners put political candour to death last night

Razer: Four Corners put political candour to death last night

Helen Razer October 17, 2017 66 Comments

Sarah Ferguson's "interrogation" of Hillary Clinton on Four Corners last night marks a watershed moment (not in a good way) for political journalism.

Stop the press: TV host moves from one TV show to another TV show

Stop the press: TV host moves from one TV show to another TV show

Glenn Dyer October 17, 2017 2 Comments

If a morning show host moves to a rival network, and Australian media doesn't lose its shit, has she really moved?

ABC’s ‘exclusive’ with HRC … Hendo’s howlers … Disney copies Aunty ….

ABC’s ‘exclusive’ with HRC … Hendo’s howlers … Disney copies Aunty ….

Emily Watkins October 16, 2017 11 Comments

Aunty's chat with Hillary Clinton isn't that special. And other media tidbits of the day.

Audio and video are the new ABC buzzwords, internal documents show

Audio and video are the new ABC buzzwords, internal documents show

Emily Watkins October 16, 2017 8 Comments

The ABC is preparing for yet another restructure announcement, where it's likely to make changes to increase communication and content between its silos.

Social media policies just another weapon in the war on journos

Social media policies just another weapon in the war on journos

Christopher Warren October 16, 2017 2 Comments

A company's social media policy may seem like window-dressing, but under the surface it's just another tool for controlling employees.

What’s a guy gotta do to get suspended from Twitter around here?

What’s a guy gotta do to get suspended from Twitter around here?

Charlie Lewis October 13, 2017

Rose McGowan got her account suspended in the aftermath of her Harvey Weinstein related tweet-storm. But just how easy or hard is it to get yourself kicked off Twitter?

Keane: the doomed quest for meaning in Twin Peaks

Keane: the doomed quest for meaning in Twin Peaks

Bernard Keane October 13, 2017 4 Comments

If there's meaning in Twin Peaks: The Return, it lies in the meaninglessness of existence, and how we can best cope with it.

News Corp lectures its readers: sexual harassment is appalling

News Corp lectures its readers: sexual harassment is appalling

Glenn Dyer October 12, 2017 3 Comments

Harvey Weinstein has been derided as a 'dinosaur' in The Australian, but News Corp has had a litany of it's own fossils.

Glenn Dyer’s TV Ratings

Glenn Dyer October 12, 2017

Sophie Monk continues to charm viewers, while the ABC did well with its Wednesday night line-up

Ten shares worthless … un-forkin’-believable … police stuff-up kept Weinstein free …

Ten shares worthless … un-forkin’-believable … police stuff-up kept Weinstein free …

Emily Watkins October 11, 2017 2 Comments

The NYPD mishandling a case two years ago allowed Harvey Weinstein to stay on the street. And other media tidbits of the day.