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Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

September 26, 2017 2

The return of Mark Forbes? ... News Corp's ticket problem ... Slurs on the ABC ...

‘He should be stripped and flogged, the bastard’ … Faine producer leaves … raising shell …

‘He should be stripped and flogged, the bastard’ … Faine producer leaves … raising shell …

September 18, 2017 3

Gerry Harvey thinks Joe Aston should be hung (he means hanged), stripped and flogged.

Fuhrer fury at the ABC … negative press gets reporter banned … Hurricane Irma hits …

Fuhrer fury at the ABC … negative press gets reporter banned … Hurricane Irma hits …

September 12, 2017

Pro-Hitler messaging on our ABC?!

Mayne: 25 media personalities who have sued for defamation

April 20, 2017 2

Today we present an unfortunately long list of journalists and media players who have resorted to initiating legal proceedings, not free speech, to settle a debate.

It must have been love, but it’s over now: ScoMo and Ray Hadley call it quits

April 11, 2017 8

Scott Morrison cheated on Ray Hadley's show with -- of all people! -- Jon Faine. We suggest some Beyonce might help soothe Hadley's broken heart.

The messy business of preselecting Liberal women

December 9, 2016 1

Why did Louise Asher, a campaigner for women in the Liberal party, support James Newbury in Brighton?

If we’re so left-wing why did we consider giving Tim Wilson the mic? Faine hits back at Holmes

April 6, 2016 11

The ABC once considered making former Institute of Public Affairs director Tim Wilson a radio host.

Crikey 15 Video: celebrities read mean tips

Crikey 15 Video: celebrities read mean tips

February 16, 2015 2

Some of Crikey's favourite political and media personalities respond to nasty tips about them sent to us over the years.

Dishonour and betrayal? Labor fight for Gillard seat hots up

Dishonour and betrayal? Labor fight for Gillard seat hots up

July 9, 2013 3

Julia Gillard's preferred pick to move into her safe Labor seat of Lalor has sailed into a factional fight over her apparent ineligibility and long-standing backroom deals on candidates.

Jon Faine’s not sorry: ABC standards slap sparks internal debate

Jon Faine’s not sorry: ABC standards slap sparks internal debate

February 1, 2013 26

Melbourne ABC radio host Jon Faine is in hot water for a "lapse of standards" in two interviews. Should the ABC have stood by him -- or reprimanded him?