Rupert Murdoch

Lone Pine

Many years ago, 26 to be precise, The Sun ran a headline that said… “Freddie Starr ate my hamster” Freddie Starr, the comedian in question, got a pretty good boost to his career from that one. Of course, the story was completely untrue. Well, The Sun are still at it. On Saturday they ran with [...]


Last week I was talking about what’s on TV. I covered the terrestrial (or free) channels and mentioned that if you wanted to watch Premier League Football you would have to dig into your pockets. Foxtel is an Australian digital TV company which is a joint venture between Telstra, (the national telephone company owned by [...]