1.Today, ABC managing director Mark Scott announced massive changes to the public broadcaster as a result of budget cuts handed down by the government.
2.One in 10 jobs at the ABC are to be cut, many at the TV production studio in Adelaide which will be shut down, which senior minister Christopher Pyne attempted to save with a petition, despite the fact his government was causing the cuts.
3.Regional radio also faces cuts, with posts in Wagin, Morwell, Gladstone, Port Augusta and Nowra to close.
4.With the ABC a beloved part of most Australian's lives, people are naturally very angry.
11.And incredibly sad.
18.The pre-Christmas timing added a particularly gut-wrenching twist for many.
23.Amidst the outcry on social media, there was a small amount of hope.