Tony Abbott is riding a wave of popularity.
With 18-34 year olds from New Delhi, that is.
Here’s the run-down:
Tony Abbott was in a selfie with the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his tour to Australia.
PM Modi posted the photo on his Facebook and Twitter accounts (he has the social media popularity of a Kardashian).
Tony Abbott’s popularity had a massive spike in countries outside of Australia.
Comedy duo the Bondi Hipsters called Tony out on it with this post:
Tech-savvy Aussies have been wondering if Tony has been buying Facebook likes (that’s actually a thing you can do – usually they are false profiles created by companies who charge a fee such as $50 for 10,000 Likes). More followers started accusing him on social media: