Category Archives: Media

The ABC owes Peter Dutton an apology

The ABC has been running this story about a 5-year old and Peter Dutton’s version of events for some time. I haven’t paid too much attention because it looked to me to be one of those he-said she said stories. … Continue reading

Posted in Australian Story, Hypocrisy of progressives, Media, Politics of the Left, Shut it down. Fire them all. | 76 Comments

Advising the president on North Korea

On every issue both international and domestic I find myself on the same side as Donald Trump. He is, moreover, not a lone wolf, he is not the head of some “think tank” that pours out advice without responsibility, but … Continue reading

Posted in American politics, Media | Tagged , | 62 Comments

“I stand with Mark Latham and I want him back”

The words in the heading are Ross Cameron’s from yesterday’s Outsiders and let me say the same for myself, I stand with Mark Latham and I want him back. Sky News has to understand that they are responsible for what … Continue reading

Posted in Australian Story, Media | 31 Comments

“One of the most disturbing recent developments”

Nikki Saava at her finest: One of the most amusing, or disturbing, recent developments has been the embrace of former Labor leader Mark Latham by sections of the hard right as their new darling. Almost as amusing and disturbing as … Continue reading

Posted in Federal Politics, Media, Philosophy | 73 Comments

Get real Janet

UPDATE: I am amazed by some of the comments who act as if we are discussing what Mark Latham said. So let me point out that the issue is what Sky News did. We do not have much artillery on … Continue reading

Posted in Freedom of speech, Media | 140 Comments

Gerard Henderson’s Media Watchdog

The last two weeks the column has come out by email. There is a web version if you look for it. Previously the weekly email just provided the link. Will ask why the change.

Posted in Media | 6 Comments

“How is this not front page news at every news organization across the United States?”

This is exactly what the video shows: Obama’s Former Asst. Defense Secretary ADMITS Obama Spied on Trump (VIDEO). As the article asks: How is this not front page news at every news organization across the United States? Once again President … Continue reading

Posted in American politics, Media | 30 Comments

An average Catallaxy reader is better informed than the average viewer of ABC news

There was this in the comments on the previous thread that quite caught my eye: George Wallace #2335836, posted on March 24, 2017 at 7:17 pm (Edit) One of the biggest stories on earth right now – the illegal surveillance … Continue reading

Posted in Media | 75 Comments

He said she said media edition

The me in the title is Scott Adams, Dilbert’s Scott Adams: Some Fake News About Me from Bloomberg. A true exposure (via Instapundit and Small Dead Animals) of the cretinous actions of the media. This is how the article begins: … Continue reading

Posted in American politics, Media | 22 Comments

How fortunate we are to have The Australian

I would just like to put in a word for The Australian in the midst of our mourning the passing of Bill Leak. He was the bravest cartoonist in the world but he could only have reached his audience because … Continue reading

Posted in Australian Story, Media | 53 Comments