Women Going Backwards… Fast

Lazy, sexist, whinger: that’s what you’re labelled if you dare to complain about the gender pay gap. So it seems from the comment streams after online stories, about the gap reaching a new high of 18.2 per cent, up 0.7…

Dear Mr Sexist

Dear Mr. Sexist, I’d like to thank you for everything you’ve taught me over the past 25 years. Why, I had no idea I was so fat, ugly and stupid. I thought being a Size 12 was perfectly acceptable. But…

What it’s like when your kids walk in on you

As a child, there’s nothing more disgusting than learning about sex. I’m reminded of this while watching a hilarious video of parents asking kids, “So, where do babies come from?” A five-year-old boy points to his Mum’s lap, saying, “There’s…

Rolf Harris and co.

Rolf Harris was known as “the Octopus”. But he wasn’t the only one. During 25 years in television, I was warned by colleagues about dozens of stars who would grope, molest or harass anyone who took their fancy. These include…