Quote of the day:

”I’m hoping the election on Saturday isn’t mirroring the current fortunes of the Bulldogs…I’m also really worried about the strength of Collingwood currently…” — Prime Minister Gillard shares her AFL concerns at the community forum at the Bronco’s League Club last night.

Gillard won the exit poll by a narrow margin, but Opposition Leader Tony Abbott put in a solid performance and assured the crowd: “You need to know that I want it, and I do, and you need to know that I will work for it, and I will.”