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JUST CAN’T GET ENOUGH: Abbott says “as a married man, I suffer far too much abstinence”

abbottsex2 The very real prospect of Tony Abbott’s election on Saturday offers Australians the opportunity to have a Prime Minister of probably unprecedented frankness and openness.

And while that sounds like a pitch for him, it’s not meant that way.

Sometimes, a little too much candour is unpleasant for those hearing it, as a transcript obtained by the famed VEXNEWS Investigations Unit indicates.

Back in February 2007, he told a shocked and awed Triple J listening audience in a no-holds barred interview on sex, drugs and rock ‘n’ roll in response to a question “Do you support abstinence?”:

Well as a married man, I suffer far too much abstinence…

It is unknown what his wife Margie thought of this observation.

He was on fire, that interview, as Health minister having very bravely agreed to go on the notoriously left-wing alternative radio station for yoof declaring at one point:

Do I think that kids should grow up in a condom culture? No, I don’t think that’s a very good thing at all.

Even the conservative wing of the VEXNEWS Investigations Unit would rather the little tikes not catch HIV though, if they insist on rubbing nasties.

When pressed by the appalled leftist Triple J host about what he meant by the condom culture, he said:

Well, it means a whole range of things. And, basically, it means behaving responsibly. Of course, Triple J being a Government-funded station would want to make sure that good, wholesome messages like that are going out to people.

Making it clear that while he might be missing out at night-time, he is certainly not lacking a vision splendid for the nation.

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  2. Christ if I were Abbott I’d thank my lucky stars the thought of bedding Margie is a horrible thought.

    Posted by anon | August 16, 2010, 20:36
  3. His wife looks uncomfortable in the public eye, like the Liberal party launch last week. His daughters seem to do a good job though as an accompaniment to Tony’s campaigning.

    Posted by Adrian Jackson | August 16, 2010, 21:16
  4. Abbott may have not been getting any at home, but judging by the way he walks he must be somebody’s bitch

    Posted by Taking of Pell 123 | August 16, 2010, 22:59
  5. Brother Abbott always offers his firm behind for my nocturnal pleasures behind the pulpit.

    Posted by Cardinal Pell | August 16, 2010, 23:28
  6. Milton Orkopoulos, stop impersonating Cardinal Pell you sick ALP deviant.

    Posted by anon | August 16, 2010, 23:43
  7. Tony Abbott did a wonderful job on QandA tonight. This time next week he will be the PM.

    Posted by QandA Watcher | August 16, 2010, 23:44
  8. QandA watcher you are dreaming

    Posted by Argus Tuft | August 16, 2010, 23:56
  9. I can help him to satisfy his carnal needs.

    Posted by Duchess of Sturt | August 16, 2010, 23:56
  10. Argy, the ALP will be reduced to six seats in Qld – you guys are gooooone. Enjoy the last few days of one of the worst governments in Australia’s history.

    Posted by Bargy | August 17, 2010, 0:17
  11. Ha! Just noticed a paid Google advertisement for Sarah Henderson on your site.

    I wonder what the click through rates are like? Probably quite good due to all the Vexnews perves looking for some vicarious thrills.

    Posted by Ronnie | August 17, 2010, 11:37
  12. Oh, you joker, you.

    Posted by Ben | August 17, 2010, 11:56
  13. they say that the reason Mick Jagger
    married Bianca was that she was his female Indentical twin.maybe one of those sycologeests can give you a reason for that? me i just luv kissing those cousins.

    Posted by Billy Bob Hickory | August 17, 2010, 12:08
  14. what does Christopher Pearson have to say about this?

    Posted by darren | August 18, 2010, 10:16
  15. Sadly he takes his urges out on my rear.

    Posted by Little Blonde Choir Boy | August 18, 2010, 10:45
  16. Cant get enough cant get enough news in the media
    of Tony Abbott and his lovely family so Tony for PM
    Tony for PM
    Tony for PM
    far better than puttiny up with pushy man axing gullard roxon wong plibersek for the next three years
    spare us oh spare us all these dominating man eaters!

    Posted by CANT GET ENOUGH | August 18, 2010, 19:35
  17. ***Christ if I were Abbott***

    He! The presumptuous dreams of the utterly mediocre.

    Posted by Byron in Wahroonga | August 19, 2010, 2:09
  18. Come on guys, don’t be sexist…broads hate that.

    Posted by Life on Mars | August 19, 2010, 13:22

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