Tony Abbott’s rising anger, his now well-worn signature costume becomes the key component.
The red budgie-smugglers are now as much as associated with Abbott as his wing-nut ears.
This perfectly helps set up the sequence of drawings depicting the ‘‘draining’’ of red from from his lower regions to his face.
The following verse was found scrawled across a toilet door
Budgie smugglers in red
A cartoonists’ delight!
A red-faced Abbott
An even uglier sight.