Kevin Foley, Australia's deputy Premiere, went out barhopping, was out on the streets alone around 3 a.m., and somebody punched him out. Deborah, In a Strange Land, has a post that's worth repeating the whole thing.
News flash. One is entitled to walk on city streets without being assaultedPop on over to Dr Cat’s blog to read her excellent analysis of this claim
Ministers arriving for cabinet yesterday said Mr Foley was entitled to walk on a city street at any hour without being assaulted.Now you know how it feels to be a woman, Kevin (SA edition)
money quote from Dr. Cat:
Yes he is. And I'm sure none of those Ministers would even dream of saying Well, clubbing and pissed on the streets in the small hours, he was just asking for it. I wonder if he was scantily clad.