If you prick us, do we not bleed? – William Shakespeare
Note to self: when rushing out the door in the morning, make sure you take care with the razor. It is sharp. – Kevin Rudd
There are some suggestions that Rudd was attempting to portray himself as a little bit fallible and perhaps not quite as godlike as the press gallery reports him to be. Heaven forbid that we, the ordinary people decide that we really don't deserve him and put Abbott in.
There was really no need. There is a YouTube video out detailing his fallibility during his previous incarnation as PM: