* Campo probably didn’t choose the best idiom in response to the immediate criticism but at least he was keeping true to form.
Well what did you expect Campo, you silly sexist ass? Not that the controversy looks set to effect Campese’s target Georgina Robinson, with Managing Editor of Sport for Fairfax Media Ian Fuge rubbishing Campese’s outburst in a statement today.
quality of her coverage of the rugby round and nor could our readers,”
Fuge said. “In a short space of time she has become a vital voice in
the sport. I am staggered that anyone would criticise any sports
reporter because of their gender. Georgina wasn’t chosen for the rugby
writer’s role on the basis of her gender and neither should her work be
judged as such.”
After having a flick through Robinson’s work, we can’t fathom where Campese is coming from but at least we’re not alone…