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Abbott regains top spot in social media mentions

Abbott regains top spot in social media mentions

Tony Abbott was back in the top spot on the social media top five.

Media coverage of Whitney Houston’s death: no actual content, but lots of it

Media coverage of Whitney Houston’s death: no actual content, but lots of it

Whitney Houston’s far too early death at the age of 48 is terribly sad for her family and friends, but it's been more surprising to witness the overbold media reaction, writes Neil Walker.

Guessing on Magda … Sony hikes Whitney … BBC breaches …

Guessing on Magda … Sony hikes Whitney … BBC breaches …

Comedian Magda Szubanski is the latest celeb to lend her support to the Australians for Marriage Equality campaign for gay marriage, but is she officially "out"? Plus other media news of the day.

Media briefs: Oz journo’s Egypt arrest … Houston hysteria … UK Sun arrests …

Media briefs: Oz journo’s Egypt arrest … Houston hysteria … UK Sun arrests …

Australian newspapers mourn Whitney's death ... Front Page of the Day ... The Department of Corrections ... Rupert Murdoch faces fresh crisis as key Sun staff arrested ... Malaysia deports Saudi journalist accused of insulting prophet on Twitter ...

Whitney’s 1991 Super Bowl anthem

Whitney’s 1991 Super Bowl anthem

The clock may have to be rewound considerably to experience the full force of it, but there’s no doubt the late Whitney Houston’s vowel-devouring, stadium-filling voice could rouse a crowd, evidenced by this footage of her 1991 Super Bowl gig.

Whitney’s best and worse interviews

Whitney’s best and worse interviews

The peaks and troughs of Whitney Houston's turbulent career were encapsulated in her interactions with the press. The Huff Post compiles the late singer's most famous filmed interviews.

Netbank fail

Netbank fail

Which celeb is next to go? A big fail from the Commonwelath's Netbank, and more hot tips from Crikey readers.