James Macpherson

Matthew, Mark, Luke and John? Sorry, but there’s only one gospel – the Gospel According to Dan

2 March 2021 7:00 pm

Those who accuse the Victorian Government of trying to remove religion from the public square with their so-called gay conversion…

Banned: sweet singing in the choir

1 March 2021 7:58 pm

The Sunday before last I went to the basketball where the courtside announcer encouraged us to chant “defence, defence” as…

The World Economic Forum: ‘lockdowns are improving cities around the world’

28 February 2021 3:52 pm

The World Economic Forum — an economic think tank that thinks it’s great that everything is closed — announced today…

Madonna: over the borderline

23 February 2021 3:05 pm

Madonna, terrified of dying from the plague, has taken the vaccine. And no, we are not talking about Covid-19.  The…

The Australian Open booing: Daniel Andrews’ Ceausescu moment?

22 February 2021 1:31 pm

That barrage of boos echoing around Rod Laver Arena last night was the sound of propaganda meeting reality. Tennis Australia…

Melbourne, the most lockdownable city in the world

16 February 2021 6:04 pm

Drongo alert: this piece may contain traces of satire. None of the quotes are accurate and, if they are, they’ve…

What Saint Valentine and Margaret Court have in common

14 February 2021 4:32 pm

The same people who revile Margaret Court will today celebrate Valentine’s Day, without even a hint of irony. Few will…

How the left can’t let Trump die – while wishing death upon him

12 February 2021 4:08 pm

US media continues to be gripped by Trump derangement syndrome with Thursday’s New York Times breathlessly reporting a non-story about…

Eddie McGuire: only a fool feeds the woke beast and thinks it will not devour him

10 February 2021 11:01 am

Collingwood Football Club President Eddie McGuire played the woke game for years but he could not outrun it. Yesterday he…

The UN decrees ‘There’s no wrong way to be a woman”

9 February 2021 4:37 pm

It’s not for nothing that the United Nations entity for women is called UN Women. They do, after all, spend…

Wokespeak: a pocket guide

8 February 2021 5:30 pm

With the ascendency of Joe Biden and the rise of Leftism around the Western world, it is vital that every…

St George Illawarra tried to boost their premiership hopes recruiting Unapproved Opinions? Shocking!

4 February 2021 2:09 pm

I can’t wait for the NRL season to begin so I can watch my favourite opinions run out on the…

Eddie McGuire tried to smoke an exploding cigar. Why is he surprised at what happened?

2 February 2021 3:45 pm

The Collingwood Football Club is like the man who ordered an exploding cigar and then smoked the exploding cigar only…

The great Kiwi kowtow

30 January 2021 12:03 pm

News item: New Zealand Trade Minister advises Australia to show China more “respect”. New Zealand has offered to teach Australia…

Who are you calling racist?

28 January 2021 6:35 pm

So it turns out that six men ejected from the third cricket test in Sydney for racist conduct weren’t racist…

Time to make our gongs truly Australian: the Great Bloke, the Grouse Sheila and more

26 January 2021 1:31 pm

Outstanding Australians are honoured at this time every year in recognition of their contribution to our country. The problem is…

ACB or ABC? Cricket Australia’s woke arrogance

25 January 2021 1:18 pm

The same cricketers who intend to snub Australia Day at home want priority receiving the Covid vaccine so they can…

She Who Must Not Be Named

23 January 2021 7:00 am

Australia’s greatest tennis player turned Christian minister is vilified every January for daring to hold a traditional view of marriage…

Still not cheered by the change from Coon – and now there’s a Scrabble scuffle brewing

15 January 2021 12:26 pm

Every parent knows that if you give in to your toddler’s temper tantrums, you will receive as your reward even…

No penises in the pool? Puh-lease!

13 January 2021 12:48 pm

For almost one hundred years, Sydney women have been able to bathe at Coogee’s ladies-only pool, free from the prying…

We have banned hate speech. Now we must ban hate votes

10 January 2021 5:00 am

Drongo alert: this piece may contain traces of satire and irony. We have banned hate speech in order to protect…

Hillsong Church is to blame for absolutely everything

5 January 2021 3:00 pm

Forget coronavirus, the Chinese Communist Party and Climate Change: the greatest threat to Australia is Hillsong Church. If you believe…

Three decades on and John Hewson is still getting it wrong

3 January 2021 6:32 pm

Australia’s most illiberal former Liberal leader John Hewson wants governments to begin randomly testing people for coronavirus. “Is it too…

Once upon a time we had a plebiscite to change the national anthem – and try telling the Premiers we are ‘one and free’

1 January 2021 4:41 pm

Australians all awoke today to discover that we are “one and free”. Yes. Just like that. Even despite the best…

Merry Christmas corona chaos from the Premiers

22 December 2020 5:45 pm

State Premiers have rushed to support New South Wales in a show of national unity as authorities battle to control…