Alisha is billed by BIP as a "Political Advisor" to Bill Shorten which explains some things. Her linkedin profile says "Director, Events and Fund Raising, NSW Labor", which explains a lot more things....including the multiplier applied to positioning elevation spin for reality TV 'contestants' .....Ewwww to Bill the phantom Plumber.....and his dog park.
Ratings last night for the finale: a national audience of 400,000-450,000.
I reckon Ten would have hoped for far more, even though it obviously would have topped the demos for the younger demographics!
Frankly the people they had on the island this year were not that interesting or controversial, or had the appeal of say Jarrod and Kiera for example.
Oh, and I forgot to say, that crap Zoe pulled on Mack at the end, what utter garbage. She had to inflict one last punch in the guts to human punching bag Mack, by using him simply to validate to herself that she isn't completely unwanted because she was the only female left not coupled up.