Did John Howard drop by Area 51 on the way to Washington? You know, Bush-era budget cuts mean poor cross-checking. Sometimes those probes don’t get removed promptly.
Little Winston never looked comfortable in front of a camera. But the way he’s smiling through clenched teeth here… it’s disturbing.
Perhaps we should have a competition for the best caption?
John Howard has given his first major post-election speech andâ€¦oh, geez, honestly, I canâ€™t be bothered. Read it here if you like. In the meantime, hereâ€™s a picture of a shallow empty vessel and a nice piece of glasswareâ€¦
Lavartus Prodeo summed it up perfectly.
Itâ€™s the exact same dynamic as in the election — Rudd accentuating the positive and looking to the future, and Howard mired in negativity and defending his â€œachievementsâ€.
I’d much rather read Rudd’s speech.