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    Australia's Minister For Education Just Called The Opposition Leader A C**t In Parliament

    "The minister will refer to people by their correct titles."

    It was just a regular boring old day in parliament when Christopher Pyne began comparing Opposition Leader Bill Shorten to a contestant in a reality TV show.

    20 seconds later, after it all hushed down, Pyne delivered this beauty.

    And Twitter responded...

    Christopher Pyne calls Bill Shorten a cunt in parliament. It went like this: "Hello Pot? It’s kettle. You’re a cunt!" http://t.co/u2ryJBaEKC

    mat whitehead@matwhi

    Christopher Pyne calls Bill Shorten a cunt in parliament. It went like this: "Hello Pot? It’s kettle. You’re a cunt!" http://t.co/u2ryJBaEKC

    11:33 AM - 15 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Anyway, what we've really learned today is that if you call someone a cunt you have to follow up with, "Sorry madam, I withdraw".

    ABC News Intern@ABCnewsIntern

    Anyway, what we've really learned today is that if you call someone a cunt you have to follow up with, "Sorry madam, I withdraw".

    11:41 AM - 15 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Achievement Unlocked: 𠆌unt’ added to Hansard

    Dan Nolan@dannolan

    Achievement Unlocked: 𠆌unt’ added to Hansard

    11:34 AM - 15 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Pyne was not told to leave Parliament, with Speaker of the House Bronwyn Bishop instead asking him to keep the titles accurate.

    Who knows, maybe Mr. Pyne is just a fan of Louis C.K

    Pyne's camp has since come out and said the minister said "grub." You be the judge...

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