Federal Communications Minister Malcolm Turnbulls had a full and frank discussion with 2GB breakfast radio host Alan Jones this morning.Jones met his match when he took on Malcolm Turnbull.
The famous former mayor of New York, Ed Koch, had what he called an inviolate rule. ‘‘You punch me, I punch you back. I do not believe it is good for one’s self respect to be a punching bag.’’ He rightly believed that a politician just could not let people take cheap shots and get away with it. My mum used to say something similar: ‘‘Look like a door mat, behave like a door mat, expect to get trodden on.’’ Punching Bags