His slogan of "Continuity and Change" was previously used by American sitcom as the writers said it embodied "the most meaningless election slogan we could think of." While targeting the apathetic voters helped Turnbull gain good figures in two-party preference polling, his neglect of the base resulted in a fracturing of his party as voters gravitated towards micro-parties who had left the fence to stand for something.
Furthermore, while the apathetic voters may be easy come, they are also easy go and may easily seek an alternative government once a PM's haircut starts looking boring.
Traditionally, the Australian media has refrained from reporting on a prime minister's private life.
Due to his alienation from both sides of politics, losing his trousers in Memphis is the best Fraser can hope to be remembered for.
VERDICT Supporters of Whitlam declare that he changed Australia.
While such traits are valued in football crowds, they are not suitable for a prime minister.
As a consequence, Keating divided Australia, alienated Asia, and eventually alienated a majority of Australian voters.
After trying to use Aborigines as a wedge to divide the coalition between the rural-backed Nationals and the city-backed Liberals, he said he was a uniter not a divider.
Although Keating hated sport, he had a number of traits that would have gone down well in the crowd at a football game.When he was Bob Hawke’s treasurer, Keating did some good things in reforming the economy.As a leader, Keating was a travesty and the polarised society he created is yet to be reconciled.Although Turnbull didn't damage Australia like some other PMs, an inanimate carbon rod would have been more useful in the position.; Keating had a remarkable ability to bluff people in that he managed to convince the true believers that all his failures were achievements.He had a biting comic wit, an acid tongue, and a colourful command of language.