Hack defense

High-ranking politician attempts to explain the gay adult film on his Twitter profile

When news of the landslide “yes” victory for Australian same-sex marriage was announced Tuesday, the celebration started instantly.

While the national survey is non-binding, all signs indicate marriage equality will soon be the law of the land down under.

We get it — that’s a big step deserving of jubilation.

All across the continent, Australians opted to celebrate in different ways. Some danced, some cried tears of joy, one couple decided then and there to tie the knot, and on Twitter, one politician found some late-night gay viewing materials to enjoy.

At around 2 a.m. on Thursday morning, the Twitter account of Christopher Pyne, the Minister for Defence Industry, ‘liked’ a Cocky Boys adult video.

Sounds like a great way to mark the historic occasion to us!

Pyne insists there’s been some kind of mistake, however, falling back on the “I’ve been hacked!” defense.

Others have pointed out that if this was the case, it’d be a truly odd exercise in hacking to infiltrate a high-ranking official’s account merely to ‘like’ one post.

There are also some serious security issues if we’re sticking with the hacking story. ABC points out that, “As Defence Industry Minister, Mr. Pyne usually uses his Twitter account to discuss military hardware or sometimes to promote his media appearances.”

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12 Comments

  • PinkoOfTheGange

    Why does a gvt Minister need a twitter account in the 1st place?

    • Josh447

      Why it’s the new politically correct thing to have donchyaknow…..its like staying at the Twitter Tower in Vegas.

  • Xzamilloh

    Bitch was scrolling down C**kyBoys’ twitter on his phone and hit the heart with his finger by accident. I’ve done that so many times. Ain’t. Fooling. Anybody.

  • Brian

    If I’m looking at porn at 2 am, it sure as hell ain’t on Twitter.

    • charlietex

      You could be on me.

    • Brian

      I’ll tweet the hell out of you.

  • Brian

    How pathetic.

    Anyway, I want to see the video! The real story here is, what’s he into?

  • tnguy222

    What’s the name of the porn in the picture?

    • Rudy Paul

      Don’t know the name of the porn but the dark haired actor is Topher DiMaggio.

    • tnguy222

      I’ve got Topher. Who is the supertwink in the background?

    • brionc29

      According to Pornhub, the twink is Kody Stewart.

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