A thing I wrote about why men hate musicals for the July 2013 issue of Women's Health magazine. (It's true. They do. I read it somewhere.) Read the whole story here.
You would imagine that being invited by one of the country's premiere women's magazines to write an opinion piece about why boobs are great must be among the greatest honours one could bestow upon a male journalist. But truthfully, I was a little uncomfortable with the notion, not least because I'm trying to avoid being... Continue Reading →
I spoke to Geoff Hutchison from the ABC Drive program in Perth on Monday, October 8. We talked about about my piece in The Punch on the Bathurst 1000 and the death of the larrikin. I give my radio voice a seven out of 10.
This piece ran on The Punch on October 8, 2012. Sadly, The Punch closed not long afterwards but the story is still archived here.
Sticking it to nerds, in Grazia's July 30, 2012 issue. And, no, the irony of my own nerdiness is not lost on me.
Cosmopolitan corralled a bunch of celebrity blokes and some guy who used to edit a men's magazine to share their thoughts on what they wished women knew. They ran that stupid editor's letter photo of me again. I really need a new headshot. This story ran in Cosmo's August issue.
Versatile, did you say? Yeah, I'm versatile. One day, US politics; the next day, sport; the day after, female pubic hair. If there's something to be said about something, chances are I can say it. Is this the mark of a great writer, or just an incredibly gifted one? You be the judge. This column... Continue Reading →
A friend at Madison magazine invited me to participate in one of their "Madison Avenue" roundtable discussions. The question: "How sexist is Australia?" Kate Ellis, then Minister for the Status of Women, and feminist and academic Eva Cox were my fellow panel members. When I was introduced to Eva, she asked, "Are you surprised I don't have... Continue Reading →