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Clive Palmer Counting His Money Is Now The Perfect Meme

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Australia's parliamentary photographers caught troubled mining billionaire Clive Palmer cheekily counting a wad of money in Question Time on Tuesday.

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It's a beautiful snapshot.

Not only is Palmer currently laying off hundreds of workers from his Queensland Nickel mining company, but it emerged on Monday he funneled millions of dollars from the company into his failing political party.

Mark Di Stefano is a political editor for BuzzFeed News and is based in Sydney.

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