I distinctly remember a time when I enjoyed reading The Australian. It hasn't been that way for a while, and they seem to just keep putting nails in the coffin, becoming more and more conservative and petty (among other adjectives).
Here is a post in reply by the blog being heavily trashed by Kerr. I hope this unavailing and pointless slinging match is abandoned by both sides soon.
Update: More of the same sentiment from Andrew Bartlett.