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Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

December 22, 2017 7

Journo sacked for inappropriate behaviour ... Rocco's modern life ... the PC brigade come for Santa (allegedly) ...

Bret Stephens to deliver Colvin Lecture … damn lies and statistics … but wait, there’s more …

July 7, 2017 6

Is Bret Stephens an appropriate person to deliver the inaugural Mark Colvin Lecture?

Front page of the day: The Advertiser, printed in Melbourne

Front page of the day: The Advertiser, printed in Melbourne

September 29, 2016

The Advertiser was printed in Melbourne and driven overnight to South Australia.

Media briefs: Strewth v Bolt … <em>Sun</em> drops boobs (and sales) … Where <em>is</em> the jobs? …

Media briefs: Strewth v Bolt … Sun drops boobs (and sales) … Where is the jobs? …

March 9, 2015

Axing page 3 girls didn't seem to dent The Sun's circulation much. And other media tidbits of the day.

Print circulation circling the drain: is it time for drastic measures?

Print circulation circling the drain: is it time for drastic measures?

February 13, 2015 4

Australian newspapers are losing more and more revenue from their declining print circulations. When will publishers say enough is enough and take steps to staunch the bleeding? Glenn Dyer and Myriam Robin report.

News Corp cut one in eight newspaper jobs in 2012-13

News Corp cut one in eight newspaper jobs in 2012-13

August 20, 2014

While Fairfax has been slammed for its vast number of journalist redundancies, News Corp has kept the scale of its bloodletting under wraps. But Crikey can exclusively reveal the extent of the cuts is just as severe as at Fairfax.

Media briefs: Twitter calls it in … Nando’s stung … ABC cut fears …

Media briefs: Twitter calls it in … Nando’s stung … ABC cut fears …

May 7, 2014

Packer and Gyngell looked like they were going to get away with it, until Twitter called it in. And other media tidbits of the day...

Adelaide’s quiet powerbrokers: the people who’ll decide SA’s election

Adelaide’s quiet powerbrokers: the people who’ll decide SA’s election

March 6, 2014 2

South Australia is in flux. Labor will lose power; the mining boom is ending; Holden is leaving. There's a new coterie of power players making their mark. Here's who you should keep an eye on.

And the scoreboard says … News journos face editor ranking

And the scoreboard says … News journos face editor ranking

October 30, 2012 8

Stressed staff on News Limited's Adelaide Advertiser are ruing the introduction of a new league table singling out their individual journalistic achievements by editors.

Advertiser: 60-40 to Liberals in SA

April 20, 2011

While The Advertiser's latest poll sample is small, it adds to an impression of a government in South Australia in terminal decline and a Premier long past his use-by date, writes William Bowe.