People can't get enough of this kid in a yellow shirt during the budget unveiling

Scott Morrison’s first budget included increased defence spending, a $50 billion infrastructure program and an internship program paying young people $4 an hour.

But amidst all the announcements, the detail that caught the eye of people watching the ABC’s coverage was a child wearing a yellow SpongeBob SquarePants t-shirt behind host Barrie Cassidy.

People called his appearance as the “the only interesting about this coverage” and the “real winner”:

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