Soooo, Pauline Hanson hey. How’s that workin’ out for ya?
Today One Nation leader Pauline Hanson wore a burka into the Senate.
Attorney-General George Brandis has been given mega props for his emotional off-the-cuff response to the stunt:
But we think the real MVPs, as per usual, are the acerbic wits out in the Twittersphere who took to the social media platform to tweet their feigned and genuine outrage, but most of all their unwavering sarcasm.
Here are some of our faves:
Barnaby Joyce: I'll have the wildest contribution to politics this week
Julie Bishop: hold my beer
Pauline Hanson: hold MY beer
— Josh Butler (@JoshButler) August 17, 2017
— Amy Rorke (@honeyandabee) August 17, 2017
— Simon Kennedy (@Simon_Kennedy) August 17, 2017
Wish we had more bipartisanship in Australian politics but if agreeing that Pauline Hanson is a flaming dickhead is what it takes, so be it.
— Benjamin Law (@mrbenjaminlaw) August 17, 2017
I don't usually like to judge people on their racist, fear mongering, damaging publicity stunts, but Pauline Hanson is an arse clown.
— natalie tran (@natalietran) August 17, 2017
If Pauline Hanson wants to cover her face in Parliament, might a white hood and gown be more appropriate?
— Dom Knight (@domknight) August 17, 2017
Pauline Hanson's Sith Lord cosplay leaves something to be desired https://t.co/xfFAoduEG0
— Curwen Ares Rolinson (@huntersrolinson) August 17, 2017
"One nation leader Pauline Hanson wears full burqa in senate" pic.twitter.com/cXn3DQst12
— ok hun (@tahneebriannaa) August 17, 2017
Donald Trump: I'm going to be the most racist politician this week
Pauline Hanson: Hold my beer…#auspol
— Lee Sargent ✏ (@leesargent) August 17, 2017