senator Scott Ludlam of Australian political party, The Greens, welcomed prime minister Tony Abbott to visit Western Australia with this zinger of a speech.
my personal favourite lines:
- Mr Prime Minister, at your next press conference we invite you to leave your excruciatingly boring three-word slogans at home.
- Just as the reign of the dinosaurs was cut short to their great surprise, it may be that the Abbott government will appear as nothing more than a thin, greasy layer in the core sample of future political scientists drilling back into the early years of the 21st century.
- Prime Minister you are welcome to take your heartless, racist exploitation of people’s fears and ram it as far from Western Australia as your taxpayer-funded travel entitlements can take you.
also, he’s got serious Ben Wyatt tones