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Media briefs: politics doesn’t sell … home of football? … freedom in fur …

Media briefs: politics doesn’t sell … home of football? … freedom in fur …

Crikey March 19, 2015 7 Comments

The Australian Women's Weekly's Helen McCabe on why she put Margie Abbott's weight-loss on the front cover. And other media tidbits of the day.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

Crikey February 20, 2015 5 Comments

Canberra Times and ACT government fall out ... Kenny writes the same column twice ... and Bernard Keane's Queensland promise ...

Heard about wearable tech? No really, have you?!

Heard about wearable tech? No really, have you?!

Myriam Robin January 13, 2015 4 Comments

What is it with The Australian's incessant coverage of wearable tech? It couldn't be a directive from on high ... could it?

Pakistani school massacre reminds us why we can’t blame Islam for terrorism

Pakistani school massacre reminds us why we can’t blame Islam for terrorism

Irfan Yusuf December 17, 2014 14 Comments

At funerals for the dead students kill Pakistan, mourners will recite the same words uttered by the terrorists. And yet some would have us believe Islam has something to answer for.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

Crikey November 26, 2014 3 Comments

Chris Kenny on the ABC? It's happening ... Indi expats waiting for AFP's call ... Evans' writes revenge, but is it too late? ...

Chris Kenny, barista? How <em>The Australian</em> can become profitable

Chris Kenny, barista? How The Australian can become profitable

Crikey August 22, 2014 26 Comments

A business that's losing money should cut costs, cut wages, make hard choices and let the market decide, right? Let's see The Australian practise what it preaches, writes a senior economics commentator.

The neverending echo chamber of Chris Kenny’s prolonged Twitter farewell tour

The neverending echo chamber of Chris Kenny’s prolonged Twitter farewell tour

Crikey August 11, 2014 4 Comments

By virtue of their reach and influence, Chris Kenny's columns have become echo chambers -- and on no topic is this more evident than in his conviction that Twitter is an echo chamber, writes economist Tom Westland.

Regulator hands official reprimand to ABC over THAT Chris Kenny skit

Regulator hands official reprimand to ABC over THAT Chris Kenny skit

Cathy Alexander June 20, 2014 14 Comments

More trouble for the ABC over the infamous skit of an Australian commentator humping a dog -- now ACMA has found the skit breached the ABC's own rules.

Media briefs: Kenny apology … bikini brief … bring it on …

Media briefs: Kenny apology … bikini brief … bring it on …

Crikey June 4, 2014 7 Comments

The ABC will tonight apologise to Chris Kenny. Plus other media tidbits of the day.

Dog act: Chris Kenny after more than $90,000 from the ABC

Dog act: Chris Kenny after more than $90,000 from the ABC

Myriam Robin May 23, 2014 10 Comments

Chris Kenny has previously implied all he wanted was an apology from the ABC for that photoshop. But now he wants almost $100,000 from the public broadcaster.