Even More Eddie McGuire/Caroline Wilson Drama As Sam Newman Blasts The Coverage

Even More Eddie McGuire/Caroline Wilson Drama As Sam Newman Blasts The Coverage
SHARE
THIS



Former ALF player and commentator of The Footy Show, Sam Newman, has put Fairfax footy jounro Caroline Wilson on blast saying she’s becoming an “embarrassment”.

His tirade on Wednesday night’s program came from the wide coverage of a comment Triple M broadcaster Eddie McGuire made about Wilson, saying he’d pay to see her stay underwater. The comments were made during a charity day over the June long weekend, and while McGuire and Triple M have subsequently apologised for the remarks, McGuire was labelled a pig and Wilson had her own go at him in the following days.

And now Newman is sick of the whole thing, using The Footy show as a platform to declare Wilson an “embarrassment” and that if she stayed underwater “she would still be talking”.

“The jig is up Caro, honestly and truly. You’ve become an embarrassment. Even if you were underwater, you’d still be talking”. Watch the full video here.

He said don’t campaign for equality the complain when it’s too equal.

Many in the Twitter sphere were astonished by Newman’s comments, with popular personalities bewildered.

Lead image: screenshot via NineNow

Please login with linkedin to comment

Ad campaigns Advertising Standards Bureau caroline wilson Google. Seek jamie chambers the footy show

Latest News

Women In Print Starts New Chapter & Finds New Home
  • Media

Women In Print Starts New Chapter & Finds New Home

Women in Print has re-launched itself this week to take on the year, and future ahead. A refreshed brand, website, calendar and team are leading the way with Women in Print also announcing a new partnership with The Real Media Collective. A new look, new management and new focus – Community, Knowledge, Network and Support […]

Emotive Partners With YouTube And The United Nations
  • Media

Emotive Partners With YouTube And The United Nations

Creative agency, Emotive, and Good Oil Films, is partnering with YouTube and the United Nations to raise awareness around the importance of quality education, which forms part of the UN’s Global Goals for sustainable development.

ScoMo Rules Out TikTok Ban
  • Technology

ScoMo Rules Out TikTok Ban

ScoMo rules out TikTok ban, as Albo releases his latest unicorn, fairy dance video complete with cascading rainbows.

by B&T Magazine

B&T Magazine
Outdoor Industry Unites For Global #OurSecondChance Campaign
  • Campaigns
  • Media

Outdoor Industry Unites For Global #OurSecondChance Campaign

The global Out of Home (OOH) industry has today launched a campaign #OurSecondChance. The campaign asks simple questions about how we can make the most of the positive opportunities that have arisen out of the pandemic. Broadcast on OOH signs around the globe #OurSecondChance is collaboration between World Out of Home Organisation (WOO) and the […]

batyr & UM Take ‘Run For The Herd’ Virtual
  • Campaigns

batyr & UM Take ‘Run For The Herd’ Virtual

With the COVID-19 crisis affecting all crowd-based activities, youth mental-health charity batyr has devised the first-ever Run for the Herd Virtual Festival partnering with media business UM to bring the virtual event to life.  With the City2Surf event in Sydney, normally a big fund-raising opportunity for batyr, postponed this year, batyr has created a virtual event and with the support of UM are encouraging […]

QMS Sport Rebrands As Media Tech
  • Media

QMS Sport Rebrands As Media Tech

Following QMS’ acquisition of TLA Worldwide (Aust) last year, QMS Sport has today announced it will transition to the TLA brand and formally become a business unit of TLA. ‘Media Tech’ is officially the new name for what was formally known as QMS Sport, and will operate alongside TLA’s existing business units that span the […]