Many words have and will be written about the demise of Malcolm Turnbull, pictured here now food shopping around NY in trainers. For all his failings (and when it came to the issues we stand for, there were plenty) he was generally the smartest man in the room when it came to the electoral Liberal Party. We’ve written many times before about the sad state of Australian politics and this is yet more proof. Because really, there was nothing obvious that Malcolm did wrong that should have made his party turn on him like this, except for the fact that they’ve been waiting to turn on him since the last election. Like a pack of dogs. When the liberal party reaches a crisis they NEVER pull together, they just start tearing themselves apart.
Which leads us to this guy: