Failed PM Escapes to New York

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    Malcolm and Lucy Turnbull are believed to be headed for New York for six weeks where they own an apartment in the famous twin-towered building, The Century.


    Malcolm Turnbull is expected to depart Australia for New York for the next six weeks following his resignation from the seat of Wentworth tomorrow.


    The Australian
     
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    "Failed PM"? Most PMs are failed PMs.

    Morrison isn't, yet. But he's only been in a few days.
    Turnball got taken down by his own party. So a failure
    Abbott was taken down by his own party. So a failure
    Rudd was defeated in an election. So a failure
    Gillard got taken down by her party. So a failure
    Rudd (again) was taken down by his party. So a double failure.
    Howard was defeated in an election. So a failure
    Keating was defeated in an election. So a failure.
    Hawke was taken down by his own party. So a failure
    Fraser was defeated in an election. So a failure.
    Whitlam was defeated in an election. So a failure.

    Wait, so going back decades, we've only got one non-failure. A soon to be failure if history has anything to say.
     
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    Wil Mr Harbourside Mansion cast his vote in the upcoming Wentworth by-election at the Consulate in Manhattan?
     
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    And this is important because...
     
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    Straya!
     
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    The Greenies think 25 million people in Australia can reduce global warming! Now, who is smoking something funny?
     

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