Obama's ally ousted as Aussie PMRead the rest here.
President Obama's endorsement is proving to be a political kiss of death overseas as well as at home (ask Arlen Specter about the value of an Obama endorsement).
Barack Obama publicly acknowledged two months ago that Kevin Rudd, just ignominiously ousted by his own party as Prime Minister of Australia, was politically a great match for him. From the Sydney Morning Herald in April:
Thursday, June 24, 2010
More Irony, this time in Australia
From American Thinker blog