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Thread #77363   Message #1380132
Posted By: The Fooles Troupe
16-Jan-05 - 07:06 PM
Thread Name: BS: Irony of Tsunami Relief
Subject: RE: BS: Irony of Tsunami Relief
In terms of GDP and population size, the contribution of Australia should not be overlooked - $1billion by Litlle Johnny over 5 years + about another billion or so - counting public donations + several military contributions - field hospitals, bulldozers & engineers, etc, + private individuals helping out over there too.

Recent Political cartoon in Aust

Frame 1
Johnny standing in a chest high pile of dung labelled 'human rights violations'

Frame 2
Tsunami wave labelled '$1.8 billion'

Frame 3
Wave washes over Johnny

Frame 4
Johnny sparkling clean