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Everybody Loves Julian Assange: Mummy Christine Speaks And Murders The Wikileaks Cool

by | 1st, December 2010

WIKILEAKS’S Julian Assange, of the leaks, and the confidentiality clauses, and the angst, was once a man of mystery. Now, he’s an ordinary bloke, albeit one beloved by a lazy media and wanted by Interpol, who’s mum sticks up for him in public. When Wikileaks was subversive and shadowy, we loved it. Wikileaks was cool. Now, it’s all a bit disappointing.

READ: Wikileaks: The Hypocritical New York Times Published The Cables Because They Fitted Its Agenda

Says mum Christine:

The mother of Australian WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange said on Wednesday she was distressed by an international police alert for her son’s arrest and did not want him “hunted down and jailed.”

His is the face only the mother can love:

Global police agency Interpol issued a “red notice” on Tuesday to assist in the arrest of Assange, founder of the whistle-blowing website WikiLeaks, who is wanted in Sweden on suspicion of sexual crimes…

Christine Assange, who runs a puppet theater in Australia’s Queensland state, said she was worried about her son’s wellbeing as Australia’s government joined the United States in launching an investigation into whether Assange and WikiLeaks had broken security or criminal laws.

“He’s my son and I love him and obviously I don’t want him hunted down and jailed. I’m reacting as any mother would. I’m distressed,” she told Australian radio. “A lot of stuff that’s written about me and Julian is untrue.”

Next week, Mrs bin Laden says her boy is misunderstood, was always a bit shy and never much good with girls…



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