Mark Latham wins – too late.
Oh the irony! The Canberra charts reappear and Mark Latham has finally hit Number One – too late and for all the wrong reasons.

He can draw some small comfort, I guess. The Glimmer Twins didn’t tie
on the charts with a cover of their namesakes’, “Time Is On My Side”.

However, there’s not much good news for the Labor leader from the chart.

His backing vocalists are ranking well. The only problem is that very
few of them are singing the same song. Indeed, Labor is producing a
cacophony.

Whoever would have through that something that makes Schoenberg sound like Strauss could be so popular?


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Rank

Name Mentions
1

Mark Latham 3593
2

John Howard 3499
3

Wayne Swan 1353
4

Simon Crean 1211
5

Julia Gillard 1133
6

Stephen Smith 1122
7

Alexander Downer 860
8

Peter Costello 805
9

Barnaby Joyce 713
10

Kevin Rudd 641
11

JosephHockey 599
12

De Anne Kelly 537
13

Robert Hill 426
14

Peter Dutton 372
15

Jenny Macklin 348
16

Tanya Plibersek 288
17

Andrew Bartlett 277
18

Penny Wong 221
19

Chris Evans 207
20

Kevin Andrews 192
21

Christine Milne 186
22

Kay Patterson 178
23

John Anderson 164
24

Philip Ruddock 163
25

Tony Abbott 160
26

Kim Beazley 152
27

Mark Vaile 141
28

Lyn Allison 134
28

Robert McClelland 134
30

Anthony Albanese 128
31

Fran Bailey 126
32

Stephen Conroy 125
33

Ron Boswell 124
33

Warren Truss 124
35

Danna Vale 118
36

Ian Campbell 113
37

Jan McLucas 101
38

Bob Brown 95
39

Sussan Ley 81
40

Julie Bishop 78
40

Peter Cook 78

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