Not very, according to the vast majority of media outlets.
Ten has put a lot on the line to reclaim Melbourne Cup broadcast rights. But with a steadily sliding audience, it's going to be a hard race.
The ABC has had its websites and apps blocked in China, with the Chinese government stating that the country's rights "shall be maintained towards some overseas websites violating China's laws and regulations".
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The race was predictably the main draw for viewers yesterday, while Seven has a bona fide hit on its hands with The Good Docter.
Some of our staunchest opponents of worker's rights enjoyed took a much needed day off to drink and bemoan penalty rates at the races.
Senator Derryn Hinch reveals what he and Gina Rinehart were discussing at this year's Melbourne Cup. Plus: a Twitter fight with David Leyonhjelm.
Crikey intern Anthea Batsakis worked as a waitress in a high-end marquee at last year's Cup Carnival. And the glamorous sheen wears off pretty quickly.