Vanessa de Largie

Snow White and the intellectual dwarves

6 May 2021 2:56 pm

Snow White and her handsome prince are the most recent victims of the humourless woke scolds on the Left and…

It can’t be a supermoon if it’s not gender inclusive

28 April 2021 12:11 pm

Were you aware that only two per cent of moon craters are named after women?  Neither was I, until I…

That crackers consent ad? Blame the left for sanitising sex

22 April 2021 1:36 pm

Once upon a time, many moons ago, sex was sex and a milkshake was a milkshake. Now we’ve moved into this…

Sailors and half-clad women? No! Whoever would have thought of it?

16 April 2021 3:56 pm

To twerk or not to twerk? That is the question. I wonder what the Bard would think? Australia has its…

Facebook gives our already battered creative industries another belting

18 February 2021 6:09 pm

In response to the proposed media bargaining laws, Mark Zuckerberg and Facebook have banned Australian publishers from sharing and viewing…

What’s wrong with a nice little bit of consensual kink?

14 February 2021 6:00 pm

Fifteen women have accused American singer and songwriter, Marilyn Manson of horrific sexual abuse. Manson has responded to the sexual abuse…

Will the #IStandWithDan brigade still unbutton for Sutton?

17 October 2020 3:44 pm

In August, Victorian Chief Health Officer Brett Sutton speedily catapulted to cult status as Australia’s most lusted after silver fox.…

The upside to my lockdown

31 May 2020 6:40 pm

We have a lot to be thankful for.  Not only has the global pandemic given us Coronavirus Porn but dick…

The most important issue of 2020: sexist kids water bottles

21 May 2020 1:46 pm

Coronavirus seems to reveal the best and worst of humanity. Most Australians have spent the last two months adjusting to…

Self isolation? Working from home? Some of us have flourished for years doing it

17 March 2020 11:30 am

For many years now, the world has been slowly moving towards working remotely.    Recent studies conducted by the International Workplace Group…

Sick, sad and confused

25 February 2020 7:25 pm

I feel tormented this week. I want to drink. I want to suck dick.  I want to self-destruct. I’m fighting an…

Stuff woke. Be practical

10 January 2020 5:00 am

There has been enough social commentary on our bushfire crisis and climate change to fill Lake Eyre, so I’ll refrain…

When journos join the thought police, God help us

3 December 2019 12:04 pm

Is 2019 the death of satire?  Because it’s most definitely the death of comedy.  A comedian’s role used to be…

Clem goes gooey over dead white male

1 December 2019 6:06 pm

Just when I think Clementine Ford couldn’t get any more hypocritical she has managed to outdo any previous effort. At…

Leunig and the loon brigade

31 October 2019 5:01 pm

The ‘martyr mother’ archetype sums up motherhood in 2019 succinctly. The outrage over Michael Leunig’s illustration ‘Phoney Love’ is proof…

This is bullying with help from a professional media manipulator, not news

22 October 2019 1:00 pm

Philosopher Arthur Schopenhauer once said, “compassion is the basis of morality.” Perhaps the Australian blue-tick warriors could learn something from…

A metaphor by any other name…

13 October 2019 5:03 pm

When did metaphors become offensive?  Seriously? American billionaire and investment analyst, Ken Fisher is in deep shit for remarks he…

Pornography: neither a culprit nor a cop-out

9 September 2019 5:00 am

Jaymes Todd, the Melbourne man given a life sentence last week for the cowardly rape and murder of Eurydice Dixon…

Sex and the Sydney stabbing: preach PC, print prurience

20 August 2019 3:59 pm

The good-girl-gone-bad narrative peddled by the Australian media following the stabbing murder of Sydney sex-worker Michaela Dunn last week —…

Nightmare feminism

16 August 2019 6:35 pm

#MeToo is like a malignant cancer that multiplies and spreads. It attacks the white blood cells. It attacks the immune…

Abortions are hell, but a woman’s choice to make

31 July 2019 12:44 pm

I’m sick of religious men carrying the torch for anti-abortion. Every woman in the world is entitled to have bodily…

I’ve got them Barnaby blues… not!

30 July 2019 6:57 pm

My house is flooded. The bathroom. The bedroom. The office. The laundry. Flooded with my tears for poverty-stricken Barnaby Joyce.…

L L BoJo

27 July 2019 5:05 pm

The fact that Boris Johnson is a seriously flawed scallywag is part of his charm. Like the rugged womanisers of…

Is there a Trump smear the left won’t stoop to?

21 July 2019 7:25 pm

Last week, the Channel Nine tabloids ran a column: Trump and Epstein partied and commented on women in 1992 video.…

Forget when Belle Gibson will get jail. When will her victims get justice?

17 July 2019 8:29 pm

When the Belle Gibson trial hit the news again recently all I was able to do was ‘watch on’ as…