Election ratings chaos, the perils of reality TV, and Rob goes on one helluva rant! | TV Blackbox S03E05

Prepare yourselves - Rob has his ranty pants on and it's one hell of a spray!

Otherwise it's a big week where Game Of Thrones and the Election took a big chunk of our conversation, until we picked at the scab of reality TV.

Each week the TV Blackbox team take you behind the scenes, wade through the PR spin and launch into the reality that is the Australian television business.

On this episode:

  • ELECTION coverage ratings chaos.

  • Pauline Hanson attacks THE TODAY SHOW's ratings and line-up changes.

  • What is MICHAEL SLATER's future with Seven?

  • 10 defending their position but it doesn't stack up for CELEBRITY NAME GAME.

  • Budget cuts assured for the ABC. Nooooooo!

  • What are Seven doing with THE WHISPERERS?

  • Sarah drops a bunch of new HATCHES AND DISPATCHES.

  • Goodbye GAME OF THRONES and THE BIG BANG THEORY - Molk lines it all up in this week's PROGRAMMING WRAP.

  • THE BIG ISSUE: Should the networks take more responsibility with reality TV?

  • What has captured Sarah, Rob and Molk on the box this week?

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