[clug] [OT] Good Australian Blogs?
david at tulloh.id.au
Sun Aug 16 04:25:06 MDT 2009
Felix Karpfen wrote:
> David Tulloh wrote:
>> Felix Karpfen wrote:
>>> I feel certain that "quality Australian blogs" exist and would
>>> welcome being pointed to some.
>> I'm a subscriber to Crikey. Crikey is an online news organisation
>> with several professional reporters.
> I have checked out Crikey briefly.
> My sample (perhaps too brief) appeared to focus on highlighting
> (selected) information already published in the Australian media.
> I was looking for something with more "editorial comment, that has not
> been dictated by the (commercial/political) media moguls".
That sounds just like Crikey. They are somewhat particular about being
independent of the other media and tend to spend (too much) time poking
fun at their major paper brethren.
Their website includes a bunch of stuff including wrap ups of other
media. The main product is actually their daily email, you should be
able to read previous editions at http://www.crikey.com.au/dailymail/
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