Julian Assange to run for Australian Senate

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    https://twitter.com/#!/wikileaks/status/180833572700172288

    This is interesting given his lack of residence in Australia for over a year and how he moved around so much before being detained, though I'm obviously unfamiliar with Australian law in this matter.
     
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    I hope he wins.
     
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    It would certainly be interesting.
     
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    I hope he wins grief for stabbing a national friend and defender in the back. My uncle defended the bastard's birthland in WWII where we lost a passel of ships and men.
     
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    Nonsense.
     
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    Gonna be tricky for him... considering he is not allowed to leave the UK and is currently facing trial... and, if we're lucky, our own justice system will want a piece of his ass when that is done.
     
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    You think the Australian people are going to elect a rapist and become the laughingstock of the world?

    Whatever.
     
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    I don't know, I don't live in Australia. If he really does run then it's possible. Also, they haven't even charged him with raping anybody, so I'd hold off on any grand pronouncements regarding his guilt.
     
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    A man is what he is.
     
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    And his countrymen and mine fought in Africa, the Pacific and Europe. None of those wars were started by us...

    Don't play the patriot card down here....everybody lost enough men and I'll be be buggered if I'm going to get a pissing contest over that issue.

    That aside, he stabbed nobody in the back...
     

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