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Serious journalism

I have been a fan of Annabel Crabbe since her more serious journalistic days and stayed with her through her froth and bubble days, but her column Sun Herald 31st August – “Inconvenient truth we all face on sex abuse” caused me to think we may have the old Annabel back. 87 more words

The Media

Diversions and crook politicians

He may be a “crook” politician; his word may not be worth a brass razoo but what Captain (oh! Captain) Abbott is is a master strategist.  91 more words

Politics

Team Australia

Team Australia…boring…boring…boring – but possibly not to schoolboys up to Grade 7.  But for the rest of us of a little more advanced age- enough…enough of the two or three word slogans delivered monotonously as if dogma, especially when we know they come from the same word factory churning them out for the past 3-4 years.

Australia

Lost audience

“Jobs to go as ABC tunes out older viewers” News 17 Aug… but what about we older viewers? Once again we are being made the scapegoats for everything that’s wrong with TV. 54 more words

Australia

Lamestream

lame + mainstream

Stephen Colbert on The Colbert Report, 8.7.14

In reference to the media and Rand Paul’s handling of the immigration issue.

Politics

Lamestream

lame + mainstream

Stephen Colbert on The Colbert Report, 8.7.14

In reference to the media and Rand Paul’s handling of the immigration issue.

Politics

NBC reporter: Military officials are enraged with Obama

Last week President Obama admitted that “we don’t yet have a strategy” when it comes to the terrorist group ISIS.

Now one journalist is reporting that military officials are less than thrilled with the president’s remark. 73 more words

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