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Television's bad new world - the characters we just can't hate
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Television's bad new world - the characters we just can't hate

Not long ago, it was simple: The forces of good on our screens stood tall and always did the right thing but times have changed.

  • by Scott Ellis

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US politician drops pants, screams n-word in latest Who Is America? episode
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US politician drops pants, screams n-word in latest Who Is America? episode

Jason Spencer has described the prank as "deceptive and fraudulent".

  • by Broede Carmody
'Very jarring': Jane Kennedy lambasts Ten for male-dominated 'pilot week' line-up
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'Very jarring': Jane Kennedy lambasts Ten for male-dominated 'pilot week' line-up

Noting the lack of females in the network's line-up, Kennedy took to Twitter and her radio show to air her frustrations.

  • by Genevieve Rota
Calls for boycott as racist Trevor Noah clip resurfaces
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Calls for boycott as racist Trevor Noah clip resurfaces

There are now calls to boycott The Daily Show host's upcoming Australian tour. 

  • by Broede Carmody
What's on TV: Saturday, July 28

What's on TV: Saturday, July 28

A chastening reminder that it's best not to drink to excess if there's a camera crew nearby.​

What's on TV: Friday, July 27

What's on TV: Friday, July 27

There's a lot going on, not all of it compelling, in the first episode of this promising English cop thriller.

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What's on TV: Thursday, July 26

What's on TV: Thursday, July 26

If you know nothing about the transgender movement, then this National Geographic co-production may suffice as a primer.

What's on TV: Sunday, July 29

What's on TV: Sunday, July 29

If celebrities are brave enough to strip on stage, men ought to be brave enough to submit to prostate check-ups.

Olivia Colman takes first bow as The Crown's QEII

Olivia Colman takes first bow as The Crown's QEII

Plus, Kyle Sandilands is to play mediator in a new Ten pilot.

  • by Michael Idato
Thursday 26 July TV highlights

Thursday 26 July TV highlights

Thursday Picks: Peter Kuruvita's Coastal Kitchen, I am Legend, Gender Revolution with Katie Couric

  • by Melinda Houston
 Friday 27 July TV highlights

Friday 27 July TV highlights

Friday Picks: Killing Eve, Building the Dream, Marcella

  • by Melinda Houston