Famous Last Words?
Does anyone remember when The Great Pockmark spake out in wisdom?
Monday, March 21, 2005
Why Bill Ralston is a clever man.
The media has flourished in the last 24 hours. Bill Ralston, TVNZ's head of news, came out swinging viciously about his 7pm time slot rivals suggesting suicide for Prime's Chief Executive Chris Taylor and that TV3 had made "a major cock-up" in replacing John Campbell as news reader prior to the launch of Campbell Live, which starts tonight. While Prime and TV3 cried foul over Ralston's comments in Sunday's papers, talkback radio was been full of opinionated callers who were also unimpressed with his outburst. Meantime, Bill Ralston must be rubbing his hands together with glee.