ABCwatch

Tim Blair

Ombudsgod

New Criterion

 

 

Monday, November 11, 2002
 
DOUBLE JEOPARDY is frowned on by the law, but wins the votes of the crew at Auntie's Other-Owners'-Media Watch.

Their inaugural award for plagiarism went not to the bold, brave and profitable stars of media bad practice, like the Platinum Parrot, the Golden Tonsils and what'sisname of the Age who escaped their attention entirely.

Instead they selected for the pillory a hapless Ms Herceg who has already been sacked from BRW for her artless, desperate importing of others' work.

Marr and his minders were not at their prettiest tonight.