— Myles Morgan (@ImMylesMorgan) October 9, 2016
It starts off well enough, with even Leyonhjelm himself admitting that what Trump said was more than a bit bloody off.
“Well, he’s 70 years old. And what he said was quite distasteful, quite frankly.”
But then, as with most things LibDems-related, it all quickly fell off a cliff.
“But saying stuff like that used to be a lot more common than it is these days. He’s a man of his times, perhaps. Perhaps you could cut him a little bit of slack. There’s a lot of nasty things said about men too, incidentally.”
Yeah cool, m8. Asbestos was a product of its time too. But you don’t see people defending its right to exist in roofs.
“A more important question though is would it affect his ability to be a good president and you can’t really tell that from the fact that he’s a misogynist.”
Monday morning in Canberra, folks. We’re off to a red hot start this week.