Not Getting the Joke 2: Getting the Joke

On the recent Big Brother controversy in Australia. See round-up at Larvatus Prodeo. I think Mel’s post is the most interesting so far. As she writes there is a: divergence in the coverage of the Big Brother sex scandal: according to the broadsheets it’s an “alleged sexual assault” or a “sexual incident”; according to the […]

Thank God You’re Border Security

Television Ratings for Australian TV appearing on the web page www.ebroadcast.com.au/tv/ and provided by www.oztam.com.au/html/ The first show is a ‘live action’ comedy program that involves multiple skits where a comedian is placed in a situation of which they know little and is always greeted with the phrase, “Thank God you’re here.” The second show […]