Dr Mumbo

When the Communications Minister is away…

Malcolm Turnbull might have resigned today but ABC honcho Mark Scott (who himself announced his departure date today) is urging the Q&A guys not to let their hair down too much…

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Unsurprisingly Twitter has been having a field day with the fifth spill in five years, indeed it’s nice for comedians to be able to reuse six year old material with such regularity as Dan Ilic has here:

The view from inside the Liberal’s party room. #auspol #libspill

A video posted by Dan Ilic (@danilic) on

Meanwhile Melbourne’s the Herald Sun appears to have nailed its colours to the mast early:

Although this changed after the vote to this: 

The SMH has also posted its front page here:

As had The Age:

The Courier Mail:

The Australian: 

And The Daily Telegraph also doesn’t pull its punch on leadership change:

Finally Rupert Murdoch weighs in:

After all this is exactly the kind of thing Twitter was built for – judging by the surge in tweets when the spill was called: There have been >56k Tweets about #LibSpill in just 3hrs peaking at 1,200 per minute http://t.co/h1nJNNxuAf#auspolpic.twitter.com/VXg2NCw5Lm — Twitter Australia (@TwitterAU) September 14, 2015


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