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Australian PM in 'end of the world' spoof

Posted on Friday, 7 December, 2012 | Comment icon 40 comments | News tip by: xCrimsonx

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Julia Gillard recorded a comical doomsday message to help promote Australia's Triple J radio show.

Gillard's announcement left many people scratching their heads when it first appeared on-line. "Whether the final blow comes from flesh-eating zombies, demonic hell beasts or from the total triumph of K-pop, if you know one thing about me it is this: I will always fight for you to the very end," she said before quipping "at least this means I won't have to do Q & A again."

The Prime Minister's office was inundated with calls following the broadcast. "What Australian doesn't mind a laugh from time to time?" the office replied in a statement. "Anyway, the world's going to end so shouldn't you be writing about that?"

"Julia Gillard's 50-second message addresses her "dear remaining fellow Australians"."

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Comment icon #31 Posted by kevink on 8 December, 2012, 15:27
Comment icon #32 Posted by C235 on 9 December, 2012, 4:05
Australian? Australian, Australian... ah I remembered Australian armies everywhere whenever there is war.
Comment icon #33 Posted by xCrimsonx on 11 December, 2012, 10:21
Australian? Australian, Australian... ah I remembered Australian armies everywhere whenever there is war. And it was Australia that stood its ground in war, now It's the ground of, "let's go to and bludge off of Australia because we can". Everyone but Australians can afford to aquire cake and eat it too. And they do it for nothing while A percentage of Aussie families have to live in their cars. War has nothing to do with political mistakes before the election. If Australia pulled all of our troops out now, we would be seen as traitors. Even though this country can't afford to be. Just to clar... [More]
Comment icon #34 Posted by Antilles on 11 December, 2012, 11:19
She's an idiot.
Comment icon #35 Posted by wolfknight on 11 December, 2012, 19:04
what is Kpop
Comment icon #36 Posted by 747400 on 11 December, 2012, 21:10
what is Kpop It's short for Krap. Actually I believe it's the home-grown genre of pop peculiar* to South Korea. * I use the word advisedly
Comment icon #37 Posted by Wearer of Hats on 11 December, 2012, 21:38
Australian? Australian, Australian... ah I remembered Australian armies everywhere whenever there is war. We don't start 'em, but we sure as hell help finish 'em
Comment icon #38 Posted by psyche101 on 13 December, 2012, 5:24
I hate Julia, but she gets a point for this gag. Very Australian, that's what makes us so frigging great! She isn't through and through though. Julia Eileen Gillard (born 29 September 1961) is an Australian politician who is the 27th Prime Minister of Australia and the Leader of the Australian Labor Party since 24 June 2010. She is the first woman to hold either office. Gillard was born in Barry, Wales, and migrated with her family to Adelaide, South Australia, in 1966, attending Mitcham Demonstration School and Unley High School. In 1982 she moved to Melbourne, Victoria. She graduated from th... [More]
Comment icon #39 Posted by psyche101 on 13 December, 2012, 5:25
Australian? Australian, Australian... ah I remembered Australian armies everywhere whenever there is war. Without armies your handies fall of.
Comment icon #40 Posted by xCrimsonx on 18 December, 2012, 4:13
Ranga Didn't warrant a new thread or a bump., but had to share this! XD

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