On Cory Bernardi

Mark Freeman writes: Re. “Poll Bludger: the accidental overnight success of Cory Bernardi” (Wednesday)

“Bernardi’s chiselled good looks.” Are you for real ? I look at him and see a man either in need of a laxative or, to quote the immortal line in Good Morning Vietnam, “never in history has one white man been so in need of a BJ.”

On Yassmin Abdel-Magied

Adrian Jackson writes: Re. “Is small-minded bigotry how we honour the Diggers? Yassmin Abdel-Magied’s tsunami in a teacup

Many of Yassmin Abdel-Magied detractors are the same people who were bleating about free speech a few months ago.

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