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Victoria University commiserates with Bulldogs’ loss in The Age

, Oct 03, 2016

The Age newspaper has published an advertisement incorrectly commiserating with the Western Bulldogs on a grand final loss -- after they won.
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Murdoch’s might: how much do News papers influence elections?

, Aug 28, 2013

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Do Rupert Murdoch's Australian newspapers determine election results; do they back winners each time? Henry Belot looks back at elections to 1975 to find out whether Murdoch really is a kingmaker.
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Media briefs: AFR TV debuts … Fanning for SBS … CFA spoiler …

, May 06, 2013

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The Australian Financial Review's new TV partnership with Channel Nine has started strongly, topping rival Alan Kohler's business show on ABC.
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Tips and rumours

, May 06, 2013

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Playing the Lotto when you buy The Herald Sun ... when is a Green not a Green? ... fact-checking disability facilities ...
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Media briefs: Logies scooped … flying dog? … AFR TV …

, Apr 08, 2013

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There's plenty of fodder from News Limited over the weekend -- not the least the flying dog that wasn't. Plus other media gossip.
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Yes, Rupert, racism is disgraceful — tell your newspapers

, Apr 03, 2013

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Rupert Murdoch has attacked Labor for being racist and portrayed himself as an immigration advocate. Does that ring true, given the stories his newspapers run? Crikey intern Ben Westcott trawls through the archives.

Tips and rumours

, Mar 12, 2013

Alan Ramsey did not heckle Hawke, says Tingle ... casino sacks PR team ... yes, you can still send a telegram ...
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Media briefs: 2GB ratings fall … female ‘apocalypse’ … Mitchell puff …

, Mar 05, 2013

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Hadley, Jones tumble in ratings. Sydney radio listeners showed their capricious side in the first ratings for 2013 (and the last to be conducted by the Nielsen group). 2Day FM lifted its overall share in Sydney and that of Kyle and Jackie O as listeners in the target younger demos ignored the prank call dramas […]

What can be learned from The Hun’s intern fiasco?

, Aug 09, 2012

A Herald Sun intern's controversial Farrago piece sledging the publication ought to prompt others to evaluate what can be learned from the debacle, writes Alexandra Wake.

The chilling price of a catchy headline

, Jan 20, 2012

Earlier this month The Herald Sun went to town on a Melbourne social worker who stabbed himself to gain street cred. This week he was found dead in his car from an apparent drug overdose, writes Mike Stuchbery.