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Jane Caro and #destroythejoint

Date Posted: 3 September 2012

Jane Caro feels great sympathy for the vast majority of men who have been let down this month by a very vocal minority of of their gender. ‘How horribly embarrassing it must be for you to see your normally rather pleasant and decorative gender being represented by such a pack of loudmouthed fools,’ she said, ‘Particularly as no sooner than the more intelligent of you must have hoped the latest media storm had blown over, than another testosterone soaked idiot opened his mouth and made it all worse.’

We started with Todd Akin and his extraordinary comments about pregnancy and ‘legitimate rape’ and ended with Alan Jone’s rant on 2GB about how women in leadership were ‘destroying the joint’, but there was a whole lot of misogyny in between.

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