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@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

Video: A new look for Campbell Live

Here is a quick look at last night’s new look Campbell Live. What do you think?: (Can you spot what is wrong with the report on pay equality with Australia?)

by May 18, 2010 0 comments Broadcasting and Media

“God I hate that guy” Metro News bloopers

Sneak Peek: New look Campbell Live

Sneak Peek: New look Campbell Live

There are few things that Dan News enjoys more than a relaunch. Here is a sneak peek of the new look Campbell Live which launches tonight: As well as a new logo and a revamp of its website, the show will also have new titles and a “pulsating, newsy” new theme which you can check out on TV3 tonight at[Read More...]

by May 17, 2010 2 comments Broadcasting and Media, News Events