Tony Abbott on gay people who want equality:
LIZ HAYES: Homosexuality? How do you feel about that?
TONY ABBOTT: I’d probably I feel a bit threatened…
LIZ HAYES: I’m not asking if it’s a personal choice of yours.
TONY ABBOTT: ..as so many people.
LIZ HAYES: When you say ‘threatened’?
TONY ABBOTT: Again, Liz, look, it’s a fact of life and I try to treat people as people and not put them in pigeonholes.
They are pretty scary. I understand some of them are NINJAS.
ELSEWHERE: A year after defending Carrie Prejean’s bigotry and some time after cynically trying to mix up polygamy and gay marriage, Andrew Bolt finds himself expressing surprise at Abbott’s comments. Leading his first commenter to exclaim:
And you call yourself a “conservative”!!!!!!!