Whatever role he played in the toppling of Malcolm Turnbull, it is far from the first time Rupert Murdoch has been an active political force.
Phone-hacking revelations, sexual harassment scandals, and corporate opposition to James Murdoch all add to News Corp's list of woes.
These three know a lot about the changing news business.
BuzzFeed splits cats and actual news. And other media tidbits of the day.
Won't someone please teach The Australian some maths? Plus other media tidbits of the day.
Tony Abbott won the election. Remember?
It's been an open secret for months now that Rebekah Brooks will be returning to the Murdoch stable, but does Rupert really have the gall to place her back into a senior editorial role in the UK?