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12 Moments From Kevin Rudd's TED Talk That Will Make You Facepalm

"G'day my name's Kevin, I'm from Australia, I'm here to help."

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1. Former Australian prime minister Kevin Rudd started his TED talk with his unbelievably terrible catchphrase AND PEOPLE ACTUALLY CHUCKLED. GODDAMN.

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"I have 15 minutes to walk through war or peace which is a little less time then they gave this guy to write a book called War and Peace."
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7. And what would a Kevin Rudd speech be without dropping some Chinese on the audience?

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"I have a little experience of the question back home of how you try to bring together two peoples who frankly haven't had a whole lot in common in the past. That's when I apologized to Australia's Indigenous peoples"

The full 20 minutes of TED talk is available here. Put it on, brew some tea and drift off into a deep sleep.

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