No Liberal leader has ever looked natural while drinking a beer. Meanwhile, Labor has known the visual language of beer in every era and election.
But he's not the first pollie to have a beer named after him.
Australians love to celebrate, and celebrations usually means alcohol. And with Christmas coming up we are here to show much of your drinks are made up of tax. Crikey intern Liam Apter explains.
Abbott's ale action gives us a taste of our booze history, writes Lochlan Morrissey, theoretical linguist and PhD student at Griffith University
England, Australia and England seem to be picking on other cricket-playing companies. Plus how long does it take to earn a beer?
Tony Abbott certainly looks to Richard Farmer like he's on the skids with his gratuitous insult to his Liberal colleague Ken Wyatt being the latest example of foot-in-mouth.
A fifteen year-old copyright battle over the sale of Homer Simpson's favourite brew Duff Beer has reignited once again in Australia, with 20th Century Fox taking legal action to stop a local wholesaler from selling the famous drop.