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Glee cast join Oprah on TV3 Friday night

Glee cast join Oprah on TV3 Friday night

Leading up to the highly anticipated return of Glee, this week TV3 is screening a very special Oprah special. Featuring the Glee cast, Glee On Oprah screens on Friday, May 28th at 8:30pm on 3. To celebrate the return of Glee, the cast of the hit series are hitting the Oprah stage! Oprah will be joined by Jane Lynch, Lea[Read More...]

by May 24, 2010 0 comments Broadcasting and Media, Featured
Carly Flynn moves to radio

Carly Flynn moves to radio

Carly Flynn is making the move from TV to radio according to this mornings Herald on Sunday. The former TV3 presenter will be reading the news during the breakfast show on The Breeze from October. Flynn will be used to the early mornings after 3 years on TV3′s Sunrise show which she says she misses every day. – Dan News

by May 23, 2010 0 comments Broadcasting and Media, Radio

Air India plane overshoots runway in Mangalore

Here is a video showing a landing at Mangalore Airport in an aircraft similar to the one that has crashed. You can clearly see the cliff at the end of the runway as the plane touches down. The aircraft was a Boeing 737 -800 similar to this one. Air India Express operates 22 Boeing 737-800′s with an average age of[Read More...]

by May 22, 2010 0 comments News Events
@mrmikemcroberts Tweets from Bangkok popular with Kiwis

@mrmikemcroberts Tweets from Bangkok popular with Kiwis

Mike McRoberts is right at the centre of the action in Bangkok and his Twitter feed is a popular thread for New Zealanders, with over 500 people signing up to follow him yesterday. As Thai government troops move in on red shirt protesters, Mike’s tweet (www.twitter.com/mrmikemcroberts) is keeping Kiwis up to date with the news from live at the scene.[Read More...]

by May 20, 2010 0 comments Broadcasting and Media, Featured
Glee is coming back to 3 (in HD)

Glee is coming back to 3 (in HD)

It’s been a tough wait since Glee took a hiatus in early February, but now that wait is finally over! All new Glee returns to our screens on Friday, June 4th at 8:30pm on 3. According to series stars Lea Michele and Cory Monteith, who portray Rachel and Finn respectively, this week’s premiere is bringing with it an unexpected shocker[Read More...]

by May 20, 2010 1 comment Broadcasting and Media, Featured
Campbell Brown leaves CNN and blames ratings

Campbell Brown leaves CNN and blames ratings

Campbell Brown has announced she is leaving CNN and she has blamed ratings for the decision. The New York Times reports that ratings for Campbell Brown’s show have been substantially lower than programming on other news networks. Her show has an average of 591,000 viewers in 2010, while “The O’Reilly Factor” has averaged 3.34 million. Brown has not announced any[Read More...]

by May 20, 2010 0 comments Broadcasting and Media
At that price I’ll take a dozen

At that price I’ll take a dozen

Check out the massive saving being offered on Sherlock Holmes over at Amazon.co.uk: Thanks to Matt for this one.

Photos:  Auckland’s golden sky

Photos: Auckland’s golden sky

Here are some pics of the awesome yellow sky above Auckland this evening. Unfortunately my main camera has a flat battery, so this is just from my pocket digital camera.

by May 18, 2010 1 comment Featured, News Events

Eyjafjallajokull the song. On Al Jazeera

Here’s and entertaining video from Al Jazeera News Channel:

by May 18, 2010 0 comments Broadcasting and Media

Funny TV: “Enjoying *****” – News anchor gets straight to the point

by May 18, 2010 0 comments Blooper Watch