Australia's most-read columnist, Andrew Bolt, thinks our culture of incivility has gone too far. Or rather, the Left's culture of incivility. He says small-L liberals are just too darn rude, and he's not standing for it. In this morning's News Corp screed, Bolt calls out Julian Burnside QC for encouraging, via Twitter, little children to spit on Immigration Minister Scott Morrison's shoes (Burnside has said: "Anyone who thinks the suggestion would be followed literally is missing the point: the suggestion is intended as a mark of my contempt for Morrison").

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Speaking of intolerance, perhaps Bolt should issue his calls to civility to his own readers. One commenter suggested a measure a far sight more serious than spitting on someone's shoes: