Razer: Clinton’s book proves she is a compassionate, deeply delusional person

Razer: Clinton’s book proves she is a compassionate, deeply delusional person

September 14, 2017 17

Hillary Clinton is loving and honest. But she is also a profoundly shortsighted elitist living in a fantasy world.

What to read this weekend: recommendations from the bunker

What to read this weekend: recommendations from the bunker

June 30, 2017

Revolutionary RuPaul, Amazon's amazing, creepy new product, the gay men fleeing Chechnya, Grenfell and the death of local media and a classic interview with Stanley Kubrick.

What to read this weekend: recommendations from the bunker

What to read this weekend: recommendations from the bunker

June 2, 2017

How to sleep, the man who organises the personal and political correspondence of Hillary Clinton, the Mexican towns that supply America's heroin, the family of Mark Haines search for the truth, the papers have always been after the ABC and the enduring mystery of Jacob Wetterling abduction.

Why is John Safran partying with the far right?

Why is John Safran partying with the far right?

May 29, 2017 3

How do you explain the far right? We ask John Safran, who has just spent a lot of time lurking on the fringes.

Rundle: Still Lucky an overly optimistic look at a very atomised and melancholy Australia

Rundle: Still Lucky an overly optimistic look at a very atomised and melancholy Australia

April 13, 2017 9

Politics is a series of kludges in which the unintended consequences pile up until the machine is silted to stasis, and we have to dig it out and start again.

EXCLUSIVE: Extract of Milo Yiannopoulos’ unpublished book

EXCLUSIVE: Extract of Milo Yiannopoulos’ unpublished book

February 22, 2017 13

Simon and Schuster has cancelled Milo Yiannopoulos' book contract for the crime of using "imprecise language". But satirist Ben Pobjie found an early manuscript of the memoir, and we have decided to publish an extract here.

Razer: why mid-range supermarkets play Coldplay

Razer: why mid-range supermarkets play Coldplay

January 27, 2017 23

"What music makes you feel sad enough to want a chocolate but not to actually kill yourself?"

The compliment sandwich, or how Australian literary book reviews really are too nice

The compliment sandwich, or how Australian literary book reviews really are too nice

December 16, 2016

Academic says Australian Review of Books doesn't do critical reviews -- ABR says it does, with a juicy example.

Some friendly advice to Tony Abbott on writing his next book

Some friendly advice to Tony Abbott on writing his next book

November 24, 2016 1

Take it from a Muslim, Tony, you need to come to terms with gay marriage.

Unmasking Elena Ferrante: if you’re keeping a secret, stay away from memoir

Unmasking Elena Ferrante: if you’re keeping a secret, stay away from memoir

October 4, 2016 1

Claudio Gatti says Elena Ferrante violated her own privacy before he did.