At 7.40pm last night a teenager was shot after he attacked two policemen with a knife. The incident couldn't have been timed worse for the major newspapers, but most got plenty of details onto their front page. And other media tidbits of the day.
The final episode of Dancing With The Stars cemented Seven's place at the top of the ratings figures.
Seven's good run in the ratings could soon be over, now that The X Factor has finished for another season.
Ten and Nine don't seem to be putting any programming effort into drawing viewers away from Seven.
Dancing with the Stars managed to hang onto its audience, if only because there was nothing else worth watching.
Dancing With The Stars surprised everyone by managing to pull an audience.
Commercial networks couldn't cut a break last night, as viewers watched Julia Gillard on News24 or turned off altogether.
Celebrity Splash is a TV curiosity at best and is familiar to viewers because it is really is a watered-down version of the fading Seven hit Dancing With The Stars.