As with any significant political announcement, Wayne Swan’s sixth Federal Budget divided opinions, and sparked commentary both valid and plain silly.
Here’s our favourite calls so far:
— Rampant ViÖlence (@Rampantviolence) May 14, 2013
They haven't increased tax on alcohol have they? Drinking is the only way to numb the pain this government has caused. #BUDGET
— Damo (@anti_pc) May 14, 2013
Mr Swan references the "resources boom's new phase". i.e., the less-boomy bit. #budget
— Annabel Crabb (@annabelcrabb) May 14, 2013
— Seditionary I (@SeditionaryI) May 14, 2013
— Owen (@owrangle) May 14, 2013
Wayne Swan tells David Speers he has ‘no regrets’ over anything he’s done in past six Budgets.What’s he been smoking?
— Derryn Hinch (@HumanHeadline) May 14, 2013
— Rebekah Freeman (@BerraBek) May 14, 2013
— Hayden (@Haydenfreedom) May 14, 2013
— The Witness ???? (@nickjatan) May 14, 2013
If the CFO got a budget wrong as badly as treasury, they'd loose their job. #Budget2013
— techAU (@techAU) May 14, 2013
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