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Kyle Sandilands Knows More People Who Have Been Raped

kyle_sandilandsMORE on the on-air ‘rape’ of a minor for our entertainment on Australian radio’s Kyle Sandilands and Jackie O show.

Having probed a 14-year-old about her drugs and sex life – she says she was raped at 12 – caring Kyle leaves the therapy suite to explain on his website called – irony of ironies – The Punch:

To tell you the truth I was floundering around, signalling to the producers and Jackie – down the camera – indicating that we had to get it off air.

I didn’t realise I had said “Have you had any other experiences?” …

As for what I said, it wasn’t intended to hurt. If people have found it appalling or offensive I’m sorry for them that feel that way, but I would ask people to put themselves into the situation where someone says to you during a live radio show that they have been raped.

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Posted: 30th, July 2009 | In: Reviews | Comment