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January 10, 2018 2

Aussie UN officers distance themselves from the US ... Chook Dad's daughter roasted ... powder leaves parliament blue ...

ABC’s new political editor … Dasher’s collateral damage … Breitbart’s war on Twitter …

ABC’s new political editor … Dasher’s collateral damage … Breitbart’s war on Twitter …

December 14, 2017 5

The ABC has appointed Andrew Probyn its new political editor, replacing Chris Uhlmann.

Why suits will carry on American complicity in Russian misinformation

and November 8, 2017 10

As US lawmakers and tech companies shout about an Honest Ads Act to prevent election meddling, they ignore how much Russia relies on traditional US press to spread disinformation all on their own.

Razer: social media managers seem convinced we are idiots

October 31, 2017 5

Why do so many social media accounts of so many serious institutions talk to us as though we prefer our institutions or politicians “humanised” and served in the way of a soft drink?

Dash for Cash … A-listers’ anti-piracy hypocrisy … reader support grows at The Guardian …

Dash for Cash … A-listers’ anti-piracy hypocrisy … reader support grows at The Guardian …

October 27, 2017 4

Michaelia Cash's current crisis has been a gift to headline writers. We've picked out some of the best.

What’s a guy gotta do to get suspended from Twitter around here?

What’s a guy gotta do to get suspended from Twitter around here?

October 13, 2017

Rose McGowan got her account suspended in the aftermath of her Harvey Weinstein related tweet-storm. But just how easy or hard is it to get yourself kicked off Twitter?

Seven’s cadet firing fallout … Facebook sacks the NFL … ‘Weeping Weiner’ …

Seven’s cadet firing fallout … Facebook sacks the NFL … ‘Weeping Weiner’ …

September 27, 2017 1

Tweets are about to become twice as insufferable. And other media tidbits of the day.

Wolf: Assange is a feminist-baiting techbro douchebag (and I’m done with his bullshit)

September 5, 2017 24

Look, you may ask why on earth I’d care what some silly man stuck in an Ecuadorean embassy has to say about women’s rights, but once upon a time I was a rather strident supporter of WikiLeaks, writes freelance journalist Asher Wolf.

Good feud guide … Lyons to head investigative journalism at ABC … Opera critic rinses Age arts coverage …

Good feud guide … Lyons to head investigative journalism at ABC … Opera critic rinses Age arts coverage …

August 16, 2017 1

ABC's Emma Alberici and Sky News' Caroline Marcus have a twitter tiff over marriage equality, John Lyons to head investigative journalism at the ABC, and other media news.

Traditional media not completely cut out in PM’s cut-through strategy

Traditional media not completely cut out in PM’s cut-through strategy

July 21, 2017

Turnbull is still as reliant on traditional media outlets as he is social media, despite a concerted push in his office to bypass them.