Australians are known for their love of beer. But they love it even more when the country’s political leaders are chugging one down.
Take the country’s oldest living former prime minister, Bob Hawke.
Hawke, now 87, finished off a glass of beer just before midday on Wednesday during a cricket match between Australia and Pakistan.
As cameras watched on and a stadium full of people cheered, he sculled his beer in a flash. This is Australia, folks.
But it was relatively small amount of beer for Hawke, who is famed for his beer-drinking exploits. Read more…