Rebecca Weisser

The sloppiest suicide note

25 May 2019 9:00 am

‘No-one saw it coming,’ the shocked commentariat claimed. Goodness.  Where are the ABC’s fact checkers when you need them? In…

Dirty dancing with Fannie and Freddie

18 May 2019 9:00 am

You don’t need a crystal ball to see that whoever wins our federal election, the taxpayer is going to be…

The nutters we had to have

11 May 2019 9:00 am

‘Every now and then you have to flick the switch to vaudeville,’ former prime minister Paul Keating once said, and…

Doomsday, again

4 May 2019 9:00 am

‘NOW is Not the time for Business AS usual,’ read the grumpy boy’s placard as he munched on an apple…

The Curate’s NEG

27 April 2019 9:00 am

It’s been all the fun of the fair as a 10-day long weekend gave voters a chance to observe the…

Whiffy-leaks

20 April 2019 9:00 am

If fish and visitors stink in three days, as Benjamin Franklin advised, it’s easy to see how Wikileaks founder Julian…

Vale Peter Coleman

6 April 2019 9:00 am

William Peter Coleman (15 December 1928 – 31 March 2019) was that increasingly rare creature in contemporary Australia, a great…

Unis? Must try harder

30 March 2019 9:00 am

‘I’m a revolutionary Marxist, and if you’re not one by the end of semester I haven’t done my job properly,’…

The Left’s bad joke

23 March 2019 9:00 am

After the atrocity comes the inevitable blame game. Hardly waiting to draw breath, Wajahat Ali leapt into print in the…

Venice diary

20 May 2017 9:00 am

The Biennale The Venice Biennale has been a rite of every second spring since 1895. The oldest biennial art fair…

Laughing gas

6 May 2017 9:00 am

The latest lunatic government intervention into Australian energy markets conjures up the old lady who swallowed a fly. In 2001,…

What, no Nobel Peace Prize?

29 April 2017 9:00 am

Trump’s first 100 days: A big failure and a new low in the polls, blasted the Washington Post in March,…

The sinister sharia sisterhood

8 April 2017 9:00 am

‘Ayaan Hirsi (is) asking 4 an a$$ whippin’. I wish I could take (her) vagina away – (she doesn’t) deserve…

Bill and the Lilliputians

18 March 2017 9:00 am

The death of great men illuminate the darkness like lightning on a stormy night. So it is with Bill Leak,…

La la Libs

4 March 2017 9:00 am

The commentariat are almost unanimous that Tony Abbott should not have launched our book Making Australia Right: Where to From…

La la Libs

2 March 2017 3:00 pm

The commentariat are almost unanimous that Tony Abbott should not have launched our book Making Australia Right: Where to From…

The Dictator delusion

3 December 2016 9:00 am

It was a warm tropical night in 1995 and Fidel Castro was playing the waiting game with Gareth Evans. The…

The Dictator delusion

1 December 2016 3:00 pm

It was a warm tropical night in 1995 and Fidel Castro was playing the waiting game with Gareth Evans. The…

The Dictator delusion

1 December 2016 3:00 pm

It was a warm tropical night in 1995 and Fidel Castro was playing the waiting game with Gareth Evans. The…

Boom time

24 September 2016 9:00 am

The government claims it had a good week last week, increasing taxes on savings, raising effective marginal tax rates on…

We’re all gamblers now

17 September 2016 9:00 am

We are a nation of gamblers. We wager more per capita than any other country on earth. But it is…

For Scott’s Eyes Only

20 August 2016 9:00 am

Three cheers for the government for saving us from the Yellow Investment Peril. If it weren’t for Treasurer Scott Morrison,…

World Vision’s blind spot

13 August 2016 9:00 am

‘I’m shocked, shocked to find that gambling is going on in here,’ said Captain Louis Renault as he collected his…

Restraining Kevin

6 August 2016 9:00 am

If a diplomat, as Winston Churchill once said, is a person who can tell you to go to hell in…

Slaying sacred cows

23 July 2016 9:00 am

It is a measure of Andrew Bolt’s ignominy that it takes a certain courage simply to walk into Dymock’s and…