Man of the people, or bogan? ScoMo photo causes social storm
Man of the people or bogan?
Neil Mitchell wants your view following a social media storm over the below photo of Australian Prime Minister, Scott Morrison.
Come on guys if Hawkie was doing this we’d all be cheering just chill out a bit. https://t.co/xraTZNXYhp
— Matt Bevan 🎙 (@MatthewBevan) October 12, 2019
Mr Morrison was watching the Kangaroos’ rugby league friendly against Fiji when footage captured him downing a few beers.
He was widely criticised on social media and labelled a ‘bogan’, but others came to his defence, insisting people would react differently if it was Bob Hawke.
Even Mr Hawke’s daughter inserted herself in the debate.
“Comparing them is like chalk and cheese, to put it mildly,” Sue Pieters-Hawke tweeted.
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