The Super Switch’s Justin Rylan shocked viewers on Wednesday by announcing that women shouldn’t return to the workplace after having children.
Joined by his long-suffering girlfriend Neesha Macleod, Justin looked very pleased with himself while strolling through Docklands, in the city’s inner west.
Laughing at the controversy! The Super Switch’s bad boy Justin Rylan (right) is spotted leaving THAT The Morning Show interview laughing with girlfriend Neesha Macleod (left)…despite sexist remarks
Wearing the same outfits they wore during their now-infamous TV interview, the couple seemed oblivious to the backlash Justin had just created.
Justin, who was dating Neesha for a year-and-a half before they filmed The Super Switch, said on The Morning Show: ‘When we have kids, I would like her to be there and not go through childcare.’
Justin added that he has ‘traditional’ views about men and women, and wants to be the family’s sole breadwinner.
No issues here! The Melbourne-based couple were seen leaving the Channel 7 studios in the city’s Docklands
Walking into a storm: Wearing the same outfits as they wore in the now famous The Morning Show interview, the pair seemed nonchalant to the storm Justin had just created
No worries: Despite her boyfriend’s interesting views, Neesha looked proud to walk alongside him
‘I want to be the provider, I guess. My father has always been like that as well. I have just always wanted to be like that,’ he explained.
Justin did concede, however, that times have changed and many people do not adhere to early 20th century gender roles
‘In this day and age, I guess it’s not the right way to go about it,’ he said.
‘I want to be the provider, I guess’: Justin and Neesha sat down for an interview on The Morning Show on Wednesday to talk about the new controversial series The Super Switch
Traditional views: Their sighting came straight after they appeared on The Morning Show on Wednesday, where Justin expressed his ‘traditional’ views of being a husband and father
Justin and Neesha were dating for a year-and-a half before they began their journey on The Super Switch, which was filmed several months ago.
The couple are already at odds over Justin’s traditional views on marriage and child-rearing and Neesha’s ambitions to be a successful businesswoman.
She has been running her own eyelash extensions business for more than a year, but he’s determined that she should stay at home after having children.
Oh dear: The Super Switch’s Justin has raised eyebrows by saying women should not go straight back to work after having children – and that men should be the breadwinner