The Art of the Australian Insult

Prissy pedantry
July 28, 2008, 2:46 am
Filed under: Politicians | Tags: ,

“His prissy pedantry comes out when in interviews he uses words such as extant, disparate and trajectory…a strange mix between a smarmy and unctuous vicar and a patronising and contemptuous lecturer.”

The euphoniously named Baden Eunson does not like Kevin Rudd’s style, and neither do two writers to The Australian, both of whom agree with Eunson:

“Kevin Rudd’s prevaricating diplo-babble and tedious turn of phrase might be annoying but it’s great to dance to.” Cameron Goozeff.


“My, he does speak a lot of ruddish. Absolute ruddish, at times.” Andrew McKay.


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It’s “prissy,” not pissy- Google Eunson Rudd for the original Oz Article,25197,24067445-7583,00.html

Non-prissy regards

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