Not a great day for media in Australia.
One of the country’s least trusted programs chases down a C-grade reality television star wearing nothing but a hotel robe in Papua New Guinea and gets no useful grabs whatsoever.
And it still made it on air!
For context, Nick Cummins fled the spotlight after the controversial Bachelor finale, heading off to complete the Kokoda Track.
Bafflingly (but unsurprisingly), A Current Affair sent reporter Reid Butler over there for no discernible reason to accost Cummins and ask him banal questions.
The result was an absolute dumpster fire of a segment that was bad even by A Current Affair standards