One thing about Australians is that their hearts and humour are
always in the right place!
T. B. Bechtel, a part-time City Councilman from Newcastle, was asked
on a local live radio talk show, just what he thought of the
allegations of torture of the Iraqi prisoners.
His reply prompted his ejection from the studio, but to thunderous
applause from the audience.
'If hooking up an Iraqi prisoner's nuts to a car's battery cables
will save just one Australians life, then I have just three things to
'Red is positive, Black is negative, and Make sure his nuts are wet.'