Another brawl on reality show The Real Housewives of Atlanta has prompted an American civil rights group to accuse the producers of "a pattern of violent, stereotypical portrayals of black people across many of [the channel's] reality franchises".
Respected news anchor Brian Williams has an unexpected talent for rapping Snoop Dogg, among others, through a mash-up of his nightly bulletins.
The reaction to the now infamous scene in this week's Game of Thrones has been heartening, but it appears a deliberate choice by creators.
The predicament of Australian-born Japanese civilians in an Australian internment camp seems a natural subject for the Vogel's Literary Award winner, Christine Piper, when you know her own complex background.
When Australian Book Review editor Peter Rose was considering the creation of the magazine's first laureate, he didn't spend too long looking for the right person to be honoured.
There is, believe it or not, very good TV being made by people who don't speak English.
When Australian Book Review editor Peter Rose was considering the creation of the magazine's first laureate, he didn't spend too long looking for the right person to be honoured. ''The idea is to highlight the work of our greatest writers,'' Rose said, ''and as he marks his 80th birthday this year, it seemed obvious to honour David Malouf's many achievements.''
Aaron Wilson's World War II film Canopy has 73 minutes in which barely a word is spoken.
South Australian mums Bree and Jessica attempt Chicken Mole (it's mol-AY, a Mexican curry - not a thinly-veiled criticism of the other contestants).
The 31-year-old man who last week named Bryan Singer in a child sex lawsuit has filed three more lawsuits against powerful Hollywood figures.