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We Texted Our Relatives "It's On" And They Were (Mostly) Clueless


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Today, Minister for Communications Malcolm Turnbull announced he is challenging Prime Minister Abbott's leadership. And Australia knew that it was most certainly ON.

Turnbull has met the PM; requested a party ballot for the leadership.

"It's On" has of course been the catch-cry of journalists and basically everyone on Twitter whenever it is suspected that a leadership challenge might be up in the air.

"NETFLIX N SPILL" #libspill #aupol #itson

It's like all Australian twitter has been doing for the last god knows how many months is hoarding gifs to use in case #ItsOn

To commemorate such an event, the staff at BuzzFeedOz all texted their relatives to let them know "It's On." These are their responses:


Brad Esposito is a news reporter for BuzzFeed and is based in Sydney, Australia.

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