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Here's Proof #Auspol Is Mostly Just Randoms Making Atrocious Memes

@WoefulAuspol is tl;dr #auspol

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The Twitter account @WoefulAuspol is a public service that aggregates the very worst Australian political memes on social media.

It trawls the web and finds the most idiotic attempts at viral content.

#ImStickingWithTony because he never backs away from an often hostile media

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#ImStickingWithTony because he never backs away from an often hostile media

10:42 PM - 07 Feb 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

And also highlights why some politicians are just ignoring the internet.

This woeful effort from Dave Donovan's alter ego, Kiera Gorden

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This woeful effort from Dave Donovan's alter ego, Kiera Gorden

12:29 PM - 08 Feb 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

No wonder Prime Minister Tony Abbott derisively called social media, "electronic graffiti".

With the power of radio station memes and #auspol combined. I give you...

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With the power of radio station memes and #auspol combined. I give you...

9:34 PM - 09 Feb 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

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BuzzFeed News spoke to the person behind @WoefulAuspol, "Alan Bamff" who said he stumbled upon them on Twitter and Facebook and felt compelled to bring them together.

Tom in Oz. A close first ahead of Vanbadmeme

He said that while people do make their own woeful memes, there are some "main players" who really act like meme factories churning them out on a daily basis.

Can anyone do a meme with Tom in Oz at the bottom of a barrel?

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Can anyone do a meme with Tom in Oz at the bottom of a barrel?

2:33 PM - 08 Feb 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

"There's a few main players on either side and their followers tend to replicate," he said.

And in reality the memes sometimes just need a gentle retweet-push from those activists with a few thousand followers.

Its pretty much a scientific fact. So beat it to death. #auspol #wamemes

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Its pretty much a scientific fact. So beat it to death. #auspol #wamemes

9:42 AM - 25 Jan 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

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While some have some hard work behind them...

.@JasonClareMP Your suggestion has come to life. Via @vociferousmadam & @vociferoushusband

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.@JasonClareMP Your suggestion has come to life.

Via @vociferousmadam & @vociferoushusband

8:02 PM - 09 Feb 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

... others are plainly ridiculous.

Electronic equivalent of a Socialist Alliance member yelling through a distorted PA on Bourke St.

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Electronic equivalent of a Socialist Alliance member yelling through a distorted PA on Bourke St.

9:14 PM - 09 Feb 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

The meme themes target really low hanging fruit. Malcolm Turnbull = narcissist.

Mr Nasty Milo has consulted a body language AND graphic design expert

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Mr Nasty Milo has consulted a body language AND graphic design expert

4:10 PM - 09 Feb 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

And when you can combine themes the memes spreeeeaaaad.

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There's a common misconception that Twitter is "left wing". As @WoefulAuspol shows some of the worst stuff is from Abbott supporters. (Who have this strange obsession with Daffy Duck).

Daffy duck is a telltale sign of a boomer made meme

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Daffy duck is a telltale sign of a boomer made meme

8:36 PM - 07 Feb 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

The anti-Labor content is prosperous.

It doesn't matter what side of politics, #auspol is a dark, terrible and nonsensical place.

Nasty Mr Milo forgetting that you cant vote for Cosby http://t.co/kq6kbVw8Jh #auspol #wamemes

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Nasty Mr Milo forgetting that you cant vote for Cosby http://t.co/kq6kbVw8Jh

#auspol #wamemes

9:51 AM - 25 Jan 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

Larger groups like the Socialist Alliance are trying to produce their own viral content.

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Some have quite a bit of work behind it.

Others don't.

And most make no coherent sense. Looking too hard at them, is not advised.

Put the mouse down and step away from MS paint.

And in reality don't think about it too much. Asked his favourite woeful meme, @AlanBamff put forward this one as a classic of the genre. Yep. Welcome to #auspol.