No-one fainted at the desk in 2014 but it was another eventful year for a program that has become a key Monday night attraction for the ABC.
Magwatch is always happy when somebody has a baby. It's not our loins being stretched to buggery and a weak pelvic floor.
A senior Melbourne ABC journalist has criticised cuts to the national broadcaster saying they had ignored "the elephant in the room" - the ABC's loss-making ABC News 24.
The ABC's news division has been hit particularly hard by the Abbott government's budget cuts, with an estimated 100 job losses expected and cuts to flagship programs and news bulletins.
The death of Queensland's only local current affairs TV show will reduce scrutiny of state politics, according to a media expert.
Lady Gaga has credited Sir Elton John with saving her when she was struggling with drink and drugs.
Who will suffer the devastation of seeing their loved ones again?
Senior journalists at the ABC were called into a meeting with management on Monday afternoon and told a quarter of them would lose their jobs.
They came to gut the national broadcaster, but instead they tore out the regional heart of Australia.