Posts Tagged ‘New Zealand media’

So this is news? These are people we are talking about Comments 0

Friday, August 3rd, 2012

If this is what news editors think we want to read what kind of commentary is it on our society? Last month I was away from New Zealand for a couple of weeks. On my return I scanned the local papers for a couple of days to catch up on what had been going on Read more

Half a Million dollars for GC but nothing for TVNZ 7 Comments 2

Tuesday, May 8th, 2012

TV3 says 413,400 viewers aged five or older watched the first episode of GC, a reality show about a group of young Maori on the Gold Coast. It was watched by 42 per cent of Maori watching television It out-rated 3News and Campbell Live and became a trending topic world wide on Twitter, but attracted Read more