Networks didn’t really want the Greens in the debate, Evil Consortium boss says

September 10, 2008

This morning, former Evil Network Consortium boss Tony Burman says that the networks couldn’t agree between themselves that including the Greens in a Leader’s debate would be good television, let alone present a common front to the political parties: Read the rest of this entry »


Caleton U faculty blogging about the election

September 9, 2008

The staff of Carleton University’s School of Journalism and Communication is making good use of that academic independence by blogging about the election campaign. Plenty of interesting posts in there. They set a strong collective rhythm – keep ‘em coming guys! Read the rest of this entry »

Leaders Debate: good news, May is out

September 8, 2008

It’s Day 2 of the federal election campaign and the television networks (referring to themselves as “the Consortium” – could they choose a more evil-sounding name?) announced one good piece of news:
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