If the pub test really is a thing, the third and final debate between Anthony Albanese and Scott Morrison failed it at the Hotel Queanbeyan.
The pub is streaming the big fight — Paul Gallen v Kris Terzievski. Locals cheer and clap as two muscular men beat the bejesus out of each other.
I sit in a dark corner and watch two far less physically substantial men try to land blows — and fail.
Billed as the final showdown, last night’s Seven Network-hosted debate between Scott Morrison and Anthony Albanese didn’t engage the locals at the Hotel Queanbeyan, less than 10km from Canberra in the bellwether seat of Eden-Monaro.
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