Julie Bishop’s SNAFU moments

14 Feb

Perhaps, by minor snafus, Ms Savva really means ‘they’re not even Australian’ as the Defence Minister, David Johnson, said of the refugee who claimed abuse at the hands of naval personnel.

The Australian Independent Media Network

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On February 2, Insiders began their commentary for 2014.  As usual, they included a right wing voice for “balance”.  This time it was Niki Savva from the Murdoch propaganda sheet, the Australian.  Whilst she may be preferable to the vile Piers Ackerman, Ms Savva adds very little to critical analysis of our political scene as she regurgitates the Murdoch script – Labor bad, Tony good.

At the end of the show the guests are invited to make a final comment.  Niki chose to sing the praises of Foreign Affairs Minister, Julie Bishop saying

“Apart from a few verbal snafus, I think Julie Bishop is doing a pretty good job.  After a few turbulent years, finally Foreign Affairs have got someone who is polite, professional, hard-working and can make decisions, so they are very happy.”

So let’s have a look at a few of those “Situation Normal: All Fucked Up” moments.

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