Television Sunday

I’m checking out Twitter, I’m reading every newspaper article, I’m listening to the radio, and I’m watching a fair bit … More

Tony Windsor, Bob Katter and Rob Oakeshot on 7.30 Report

News Junkie

For the last twenty four hours I’ve been multi-tasking: listening to the radio, watching television and surfing the net. As … More

An Ode to Egg

I’ve just watched a reasonably early repeat episode of “Teachers” on ABC 2. In its early days it was a … More

Fox News Confession

There is an unfounded perception that pay television in Australia is nothing more than re-runs of American sit-coms. In the … More

Go Zach

At the risk of being entirely predictable, I’ve decided Zach is my favourite to win “Big Brother” this year. For … More

Big Brother Recycles

I know they said they were going to have an environmentally-friendly “Big Brother” house this year, with rainwater tanks etc. … More

Big Brother 07

If you’re a regular reader to my blog, you’ll know that I go to concerts, theatre, serious discussions about life, … More


Over the last twenty years, New Zealand-born, Richard Wilkins has been associated with some of the worst moments in Australian … More

Death of Television

While baby-boomer television writers remain obsessed with the likes of Mel, Koshy, Karl and Jessica, the real television battle is … More