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Media briefs: Age correction … Bolt’s blues … Fairfax cost-cutting? …

Media briefs: Age correction … Bolt’s blues … Fairfax cost-cutting? …

Crikey June 3, 2014

Strewth provides a rare look into Andrew Bolt's real tastes. Plus other media tidbits of the day.

Media briefs: April fools … IPCC media wrap … cutting pork …

Media briefs: April fools … IPCC media wrap … cutting pork …

Crikey April 1, 2014

How the nation's media covered the IPCC report, plus the best April Fools' jokes and other media tidbits of the day.

Radio revolution? Tuning in to the new breakfast ‘all-stars’

Radio revolution? Tuning in to the new breakfast ‘all-stars’

Matthew Knott January 20, 2014 10 Comments

Commercial radio is in middle of its biggest shake-up in years, but there was no sign of fresh content as the new breakfast all-stars hit the airwaves today. Crikey tuned in.

Media briefs: more Fairfax quitters … the great FM turn-off …

Media briefs: more Fairfax quitters … the great FM turn-off …

Crikey November 29, 2013 2 Comments

Fairfax is losing more star writers, and brekkie radio hosts call it quits. Plus other media snippets of the day.

Sandilands and the ‘fat slag’ — vitriol, but not incitement

Crikey March 27, 2012 14 Comments

ACMA is proposing an additional condition on 2DAY-FM’s broadcast licence ... Another slap with a wet lettuce from our lofty regulator of the electronic media, writes David Salter, veteran journalist and former Media Watch executive producer.

Kyle Sandilands producer’s pet project: brunolovesboobs

Kyle Sandilands producer’s pet project: brunolovesboobs

Andrew Crook March 26, 2012 7 Comments

A senior aide to shock jock Kyle Sandilands has erased from the web a personal hate site that featured images of domestic violence and petrol-sniffing Aborigines.

Harmer: Kyle Sandilands? A misogynist? Too easy

Harmer: Kyle Sandilands? A misogynist? Too easy

Crikey November 25, 2011 26 Comments

To brand Kyle Sandilands as a "woman-hater" overlooks the fact that he is an equal-opportunity bully, writes Wendy Harmer.

Outrage! The scandalous year of popular culture

Crikey December 23, 2009

Was 2009 the year that popular culture pushed the edgy right off the cliff face? From skits about kids with cancer to black face and rape scandal, Mel Campbell examines the power of the media shitstorm.

A very Crikey Christmas Carolling

A very Crikey Christmas Carolling

Crikey December 23, 2009

Let's all raise our candles to sing along to our Crikey Christmas carols, including the classic hits 'Dickheads We Have Heard On Air' and 'Oink To The World', penned by Mel Campbell and Daniel Zugna.

ACMA response to Kyle, Jackie O: admin law equivalent of bullshit

ACMA response to Kyle, Jackie O: admin law equivalent of bullshit

Margaret Simons December 17, 2009 1 Comment

ACMA could do much more to lift its profile, and thus the effectiveness of its rebukes. Clearly, in light of the Vile and Jackie Ho rape scandal earlier this year, we need it to do so.