While I deplore the personal remarks addressed to Tony Abbott’s Chief-of-staff, surely it’s a case of “what you sow so shall you reap”.
And who is the most vociferous of critics? The Coalition and the Coalition supporting media, of course.
Who started this type of personal attacks e.g. Julia Gillard’s childlessness; Julia’s single state; Julia’s co-habitation with Tim.
However I have noticed that Labor has not retaliated in kind: Julie Bishop’s childlessness, her single state, her cohabitation with a present partner and a previous partner.
What do we conclude from this – that Labor has better morals, is more sensitive, has simply more grace and manners? Take your pick