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Tony Abbott Just Took The Most Hectic Selfie In Political History

"txt ur MPs, see who's keen."

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Prime Minister Abbott was being toured around a Victorian timber yard on Friday when he ran into a young chippy with some truly incredible sunnies. The Age's Richard Willingham was there to take this glorious picture.

The chippy asked for a selfie, as is the custom of the day.

Timber yard employee asks for selfie with PM wearing his sunglasses

Oliver Milman@olliemilmanFollow

Timber yard employee asks for selfie with PM wearing his sunglasses

9:55 AM - 06 Feb 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

The young man can also be seen stalking Mr Abbott in the lead up to the selfie

David Crosling / AAP

People on Twitter got to work churning out some quality situations for Tony Abbott's new alter ego.

this looks like someone who calls up radio stations to say 'we're bloody stuffed' 18 times in a row... oh wait

christian mccrea@christianmccreaFollow

this looks like someone who calls up radio stations to say 'we're bloody stuffed' 18 times in a row... oh wait

10:17 AM - 06 Feb 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

Leadership of Australia to be settled at Woy Woy Maccas carpark tonight. Be there.

Matt Burke@matttburkeFollow

Leadership of Australia to be settled at Woy Woy Maccas carpark tonight. Be there.

10:12 AM - 06 Feb 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

It was even set to a continuous loop of Darude's "Sandstorm" on Vine.

vine.co

With Mr Abbott's leadership under siege, it raises the question about whether this move is a vote winner.

If Tony Abbott thinks those sunnies will win back the electorate... he's correct. I'm onboard. I've also put in an order for half a gram

j.r. hennessy@jrhennessyFollow

If Tony Abbott thinks those sunnies will win back the electorate... he's correct. I'm onboard. I've also put in an order for half a gram

10:48 AM - 06 Feb 15ReplyRetweetFavorite