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"Well, Isn't This The Lamest Dick-Measuring Contest You've Ever Seen"

We get it.

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Several minutes before Bill Shorten's latest press conference on Wednesday, with the nation's media gathered outside a medical centre, this happened.

Outside the Shorten event, Labor's local candidate driving by with a huge mobile billboard. This this happened..

A Labor mobile billboard for local candidate Angelo Tsirekas did a drive-by ... followed by an even bigger truck featuring Malcolm Turnbull and the Coalition MP Craig Laundy.

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The trucks kept doing laps of the block, getting snapped by the media. As one person said to BuzzFeed News, "well isn't this the lamest dick-measuring contest you've ever seen".

Like we get it guys.

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

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