Readers react to Tony Abbott 'sex appeal' gaffe
ABC News Online readers give their thoughts on Opposition Leader Tony Abbott's mention of a female candidate's sex appeal, which he later excused as having "a dad moment".
- ABC News Online readers gave their reactions to Mr Abbott's 'sex appeal' comment and justification:
- — Little Birdy (@Little___Birdy)Tue, Aug 13 2013 16:20:12
- — Bronwyn Lea (@bronwynlea)Tue, Aug 13 2013 16:22:06
- — Andrew Seinor (@1nthecloud)Tue, Aug 13 2013 16:18:21@abcnews that wouldn't have been said to a young male candidate. Call it for what it was, sexism. It wasn't a gaffe, he meant it!
- — Amber Langham (@amberfyurlife)Tue, Aug 13 2013 16:28:11
- — Phillipa Dunstan (@longstockings22)Tue, Aug 13 2013 16:27:35
- — James David (@OzJournoWatcher)Tue, Aug 13 2013 16:26:28