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President Mugabe uses inauguration speech to say: ‘Homosexuality a filthy, filthy disease’

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  1. Oh just drop dead already…..

  2. The last doth protest too much

    1. Indeed. It should come as no surprise that the vast majority of homophobes and biphobic people are people who are gay or bisexual and are ashamed about it so they project their inner detestation of themselves onto others. Of course, some are just plainly ignorant but I think what I previously said accounts for a very great number of them.

  3. President Head Dick.

  4. Paula Thomas 23 Aug 2013, 10:59am

    No President, it is homophobia that is the nasty, nasty disease. It destroys lives, and makes lives sad that could have been happy.

  5. OBSESSED? I’ll say! Must be having those horrible thoughts in her head again. Self-loathing is the root of all homophobia. Truely straight people don’t obsess to this extent about what gay people do in bed. So why does the lovely Robert …? Hmmmm?

  6. His country literally depends on US dollars. He shouldn’t be antagonizing Obama, instead, for the sake of what’s left of Zimbabwe, he should be kissing Obama’s asre.
    But I guess it would be too much to credit Mugabe with the human decency to do right by his country.

  7. Another superb product of catholic education.

  8. Why do those ignorant, brainwashed monkeys keep electing this dïckhead for their president? Obviously the entire excuse for a country would be better off wiped out.

    1. That There Other David 23 Aug 2013, 1:13pm

      On a level playing field Zimbabwe would be free of this clown. However, his supporters steal elections for him every time. Then they murder those that oppose them for another few years until the cycle repeats.

      I see this as his party hoping that renewing their demonisation of LGBT people in Zim will deflect a large part of the public anger about their ongoing corruption and electoral fraud. He’s probably also hoping a cheque from Moscow might arrive if he can deflect some international condemnation away from the Kremlin, although that’s very unlikely considering he has no Putin-like care for subtlety.

      1. This country should never haven been given independence from Great Britain. It is a total Third World shithole and is clearly totally incapable of running itself like so many of our former colonies. For all of his faults, Ian Smith at least would have had some semblance of tolerance for gay and bisexual Zimbabweans/Rhodesians and would have preserved its former reputation for being the ‘breadbasket of Africa’ and then its inhabitants would be well-fed instead of starving under the the present crackpot of Mugabe.

        Why should we be surprised that Third World dumps inhabited by Third World peoples should produce such ignorant intolerance?

  9. Mugabe is a disease.

    He is a disease that has ravaged Zimbabwe, what was once the garden of Africa, to feed his own poisoned, selfish life.

    The sooner he drops dead the better.

    1. Yes, I agree. Zimbabwe as the former Rhodesia used to EXPORT food and was once known as the ‘breadbasket of Africa’. Now, under the demented loon Robert Mugabe its people are starving. It is clear that many of these countries that were part of the British Empire are terminally incapable of running themselves and their backwardness shows in many ways not least on this subject. Ian Smith for all of his faults would have had a more tolerant and humane attitude towards Rhodesia’s gay and bisexual population. Zimbabwe is a country that should either still be under white minority rule or a part of the British Empire once again.

  10. I’m afraid he really does just need to die. Preferably a long and painful death. Sorry if that’s not PC but for Mugabe, I refuse to be polite.

    1. casparthegood 23 Aug 2013, 3:41pm

      Thats good enough for me as well- with the proviso that he knows without doubt that whever he goes he is never getting to his version of heaven (whatever that is?). I just wish he would make a start on going though

  11. We get all shocked by the rancid attitudes towards lgbt people in these african countries , the irony is that most laws in these countries have been inherited from us , a lot of these countries are part of the commonwealth with the queen as head of state ! Surely our government needs to do much more to protect the rights of lgbt people in these countries through sanctions or aid !

  12. How funny I was only saying yesterday

    mugabe, a filthy, filthy, vile example of humanity – another great example for mercy killing!

  13. Ethel Clutterbuck 23 Aug 2013, 11:51am

    Buga Me is at it again.

  14. i’m not even offended i’m just amused

  15. Can someone drag these countries out of the 1950′s please? Like, can’t we send over a few studies or something? I’ll even pay for the stamp….

  16. Robert in S. Kensington 23 Aug 2013, 12:14pm

    Cut off all foreign aid to that cesspool of a country. I hope some enlightened Zimbabwean has the sense to take him down by any means available and none of us would lose any sleep over it including many western leaders.

  17. Would have thought Zimbabwe had bigger problems than a gay people… How about sorting out your corrupt political system first and if you have a problem with the ‘west’ how about sorting out your countries poverty on your own.

  18. It suits David Cameron to turn a blind eye, after all, where is the oil in Zimbabwe?

    1. That There Other David 23 Aug 2013, 1:18pm

      What do you expect David Cameron to actually do? There is a generation of leaders across Africa that actually respect Mugabe for his overthrow of the UK-supported Rhodesian government back in the day. Any statement from Cameron would actually strengthen Zanu-PF.

      It will be a sad day if Mugabe is still breathing when Mandela passes, that’s for sure.

  19. If i had the means i would probably assasinate him, he is dangerious person. his words and actions are leading to thousands of innocent people being murdered, I dont normally agree with an eye for an eye but in this case i think killing him would save lifes and be justified .

    1. The only reason i feel safe saying something like that on the internet is i think that most people wouldn’t blame me

  20. Andrew Anthony 23 Aug 2013, 12:24pm

    Robert Mugabe is the real abomination in this world today. God will judge him.

    1. Get real. If there was a god, why would he have let this savage dog loose on the world?

  21. Rhodesia used to import food and now they can’t even feed their own. Mugabe is the biggest.presedential failure since i don’t know when.

    1. From bread-basket to basket-case of Africa, as they say.

      (I think you mean ‘export’, don’t you?)

      1. Never been to Zimbabwe but I’ve been to neighbouring South Africa and I can honestly say it’s the worst country I’ve ever been to. All a legacy of apartheid, the ugliness of it all was overwhelming.

        1. I think this is really unfair. South Africa is a damaged country because of the legacy of apartheid, of course it is – but they have made huge leaps forward and were one of the first countries in the world to legalise gay marriage – long long before we did. Beautiful scenery, beautiful people who are learning to live side by side in the rainbow nation – and succeeding, in my experience. You must have visited on a bad day.

          Actually, I found the people in Zimbabwe to be very warm and welcoming too. Condemning them all because of the actions of this clown is not on at all.

          1. Nope, I don’t think it’s unfair at all.

            Yes they legalised same-sex marriage a long time ago but I didn’t see this “Rainbow Nation” you speak of, what I saw was bitterness, resentment and anger. Many of the white South Africans I spoke to saw the move to elevate black people post apartheid as being ultra-hostile to them, not all but far too many. Some of them had been robbed by people (black people) yet for them it wasn’t an issue of socio-economics but skin colour, therein lies the difference with us.

            It’s a complex situation and it’s going to take decades to solve.

  22. Cannot get a more Freudian than that. A true projection of self-hate onto others perceived weaker to negate his own internal feelings of disgust towards himself and the horrible things he has done. If one creates drama around a chosen object, than they get to avoided looking at themselves. A sad mental patient in a position of power.

    1. Well put. Exactly correct! RIDDLED with guilt – mostly about his suppressed homosexuality, I believe.

  23. A devout catholic, Mugabe is obviously a self-hater. Brainwashed by his religion to believe biblical nonsense about ‘eternal damnation’, it is quite obvious to me that this man has struggled ALL his life with suppressed homosexuality. That suppression manifests itself as aggressive homophobia. People who are comfortable with their sexuality are never obsessed like this vile, bullying creature …..

  24. I don’t think it’s true that all homophobes are covering up their own homosexuality or bisexuality, but when it takes on this degree of deranged obsession I do think it’s more than likely.

    And while I also try and avoid stereotyping as much as possible, when I see him on TV I can’t help thinking Mugabe has an unexpectedly camp manner too – which, in someone so hysterically vocal in his homophobia, does seem more than a little suspect.

    1. Some people who are homophobic and/or biphobic are just plain ignorant whilst others ARE indeed trying to suppress their real sexuality, are ashamed of it, and are projecting their inner detestation onto others.

  25. That’s funny, the same thing could be said about him.

  26. GingerlyColors 23 Aug 2013, 1:07pm

    Robert Mugabe, we are getting bored with your homophobic rhetoric. Change the record or sod off.

  27. Golly! Isn’t he dead yet?

  28. He’s like the polar opposite of Nelson Mandela in so many ways.

  29. He claims to be RC too. Does the Vatican condemn his lavish life style while many many in his country live in poverty?

    1. Of course not. The Vatican have welcomed him with open arms on more than one occasion. The most recent, if memory serves, being the inauguration of the current pope.

      1. Exactly! Despite a ban on him entering EU nations (he’d have had to have disembarked at Rome).

  30. I think so many comments on this thread are ignorant. Mugabe is a DICTATOR, the elections are rigged everybody knows this! The real hypocrisy of the west and the western gay community. You have people crying about the gays in Russia yet ignore the gays in Africa.
    And it really comes down to RACE. Obama doesn’t care about the gays in Zimbabwe, and neither does David Cameron. Next, people say cut off the foreign aid and sanctions, but the Zimbabwe people SUFFER THE MOST not Mugabe. So, sadly, maybe we will just have wait until Mugabe dies. The western world should have taken Mugabe out a long time ago. However, there isn’t the political will to do so. So for all the people who are gay in the west count your lucky stars. I can’t imagine what it must be like for the gays and lesbians in Zimbabwe. The suffering these people must be going through. And for the idiot saying Ian Smith would have been better in power of Zimbabwe stop being a racist.

    1. Well, I don’t like being called an idiot. Of course, you are fully entitled to your opinion but I do think that Ian Smith would have had a more tolerant attitude. Perhaps not by a great deal but at least gays and bisexuals wouldn’t be openly persecuted.

    2. barrybear1980 24 Aug 2013, 10:20am

      Zimbabwe is corrupt, you say about aid, it doesn’t get to the people it needs to get to so yes, cut all aid to Zimbabwe and starve the evil Mugabe do his funds

  31. It says a lot about a President, when at his inauguration he does not use it to speak of the state of his nation. His hopes for prosperity and invitation to investment etc,. etc, like we hear from others.

    The fact he used this opportunity so speak so hatefully, is an example of his inept incompetence as a President, and why his nation is impoverished, needs aid and charitable assistance.

    He might not be President if not for the corruption that is rife in his ranks… let’s hear about that disgusting filthy filthy disease instead!

    The mans passing won’t come a day to soon!

    1. That There Other David 23 Aug 2013, 7:05pm

      Mugabe is a warlord masquerading as a president. You shouldn’t expect much from him if you’re looking for presidential behaviour.

  32. George Broadhead 23 Aug 2013, 5:52pm

    Nobody should be at all surprised at yet another homophobic diatribe from this dyed-in-the-wool Catholic.

  33. Some one will take him out, and then we can all laugh and feel that their are some nice people in the world. DIE YOU F*CKING VIPER, AND DIE SLOWLY.

  34. Can somebody please just stick a bullet through this rapid dog’s head?

  35. i seem to remember a Cardinal not too long ago condeming gay people….mmm
    what happened to him….he who shouts loudest……

  36. keith francis farrell 23 Aug 2013, 9:19pm

    This homophobe needs to be put down. he is a hateful man and a mass murderer. I wish someone would just shoot the basterd now so that Zimbabwe can start to recover

  37. And this coming from the head cop from Planet of the Apes? Consider the source, forget it and him – and pray for the poor victims in Rhodesia (yes, I still call it that).

  38. Some might say that Mugabe is a filthy filthy disease .

  39. Someone’s pretty deep in the closet~

  40. Barrybear1980 24 Aug 2013, 10:17am

    If he feels that strongly about it then he should refuse all aid that comes from countries where homosexuality is legal.

  41. OMG GAy Abuse OMG 24 Aug 2013, 6:11pm

    Youd do well in the london aids charity sector they claim gays cause ” pain n suffering to alot of people”
    Then they pay them thousands to destroy their vile dirtyskidmarkedabuse”
    Thats so gay

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