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John Howard's Reaction To Australia's Greatest Meme Is Classic Howard

Australia's greatest meme meets its inspiration.

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At the time we tried to contact Howard but could not get hold of him... UNTIL NOW!

Here's the transcript:

BuzzFeed News: There’s a very famous picture of you on the internet from question time when you were prime minister where someone has drawn you as a DJ with headphones on it, I was wondering whether you’d ever seen that picture?

Howard: Oh… I can’t remember. Sorry.

BuzzFeed News: What it was is a photo of you in question time which was printed in a newspaper and someo-

Howard: Look i’m sorry I may or may not have seen it i just don’t remember if I’ve seen it.

There you go. He may or may not have seen it. He just doesn't remember. Classic Howard.

Mark Di Stefano is a media and politics reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in London.

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