The death of Fairfax has caused a lot of angst across the media landscape. But how did we get here?
Fingers were pointed and teeth were bared in the trenches of the Senate this week, even if it was just for the cameras.
Pundits have declared victory in the war on third parties. But if they go home, they'll find the same challenge returning again to haunt politics.
After looking like he was going steamroll his way into South Australian parliament, SA Best seems to have lost significant momentum as campaign attrition takes its tole.
Nick Xenophon's SA-BEST isn't a minor party -- but it's virtually impossible for it to be a major one either. Which is bad news for the voters it will attract.
Arts magazine Limelight has been given a reprieve after a group of investors came forward to try to save it.
Nick Xenophon, who perfected the art of the corny political stunt during his time at Parliament House, is playing into the public's desire for spectacle and misfire.