Farrar is telling us all to fill the esky full of XXXX, out a few prawns on the barbie and strap into the sofa as the Australian election approaches.
‚ÄúThe unpopularity of the two leaders will be the main talking point because most people will agree, both the leaders are very unpopular,‚ÄĚ veteran election analyst Malcolm Mackerras said.
‚ÄúI think it will be a nasty campaign.‚ÄĚ¬†
The broken carbon tax promise and inability to deliver a budget surplus was widely perceived to have left Labor‚Äôs reputation and economic policy in tatters, he said.
‚ÄúThey have established a general trust which the Labor party have failed to establish,‚ÄĚ he said.
Sadly I think he is right, and it will be a pretty nasty campaign.
Politics done properly. The corrupt Labor Party will get it in the arse in many states although the ALP reckons that they might be in with a show in Queensland where they got so badly hammered the Coalition Premier felt he had the political capital do something, thus pissing off lots of bludgers who were on the government teat.