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Comedy news round-up

Comedy news round-up

Visit Crikey's comedy blog Laugh Track for the latest comedy bits and bobs, including updates about Good News Week and a new podcast from young comedian Trav Nash.

Watch television, up close

Watch television, up close

Ever wanted to ask Tony Jones about his drug use? You can at a Q&A audience taping. It's just one of many shows that allow fans to see TV up close, says Alexandra Patrikios.

News comedy on the rise in Oz (even if it’s not The Daily Show)

News comedy on the rise in Oz (even if it’s not The Daily Show)

With much fanfare, The 7pm Project finally arrived last night, the latest in a series of news-based comedy shows that have been popping up on Australian screens in the last few years, writes Courteney Hocking.

The Chaser never recovered…

The Chaser never recovered…

Their show was suspended for two weeks.

Media brief and last night’s TV ratings

Media brief and last night’s TV ratings

Nine needs just two successful programs to make Monday nights a real contest, reports Glenn Dyer.

Last night’s TV ratings

Last night’s TV ratings

12 programs with a million or more viewers, headed by Seven News with one of its strongest performances for months, reports Glenn Dyer.

Media briefs and TV ratings

Media briefs and TV ratings

Viewers tune in for Libs blood sport ... Radio survey results ... Bak to Skewl for Channel 10 News ... Last night's TV ratings.

Last night’s TV ratings

Last night’s TV ratings

A competitive night with good choice for viewers, but one which showed no change from last year with Seven scoring a solid win, reports Glenn Dyer.