Visual perks of office
Posted on 10:02, June 21st, 2010 by Lew
I don’t have much time today, but wanted to note the above image of John Key in an All White strip after this morning’s 1-1 victory over Italy. The significance of the event notwithstanding, the slightest chance of a result such as this, and its reflected glory, was surely a significant reason for Key to attend the All Whites-Italy match. Fair enough, too.
It also reminded me of when then-PM Helen Clark donned a
Ironically, while googling, I did find a photo of John Key as a Warrior, though this one is apparently advertising bumpf:
(H/T NZ Conservative, who asked “I wonder if Helen would have done it?” Well, wonder no more.)
Those look suspiciously like Steve Price’s forearms.
Edit: Pat, in the comments, points out that I’m probably remembering the Warriors, not the Kiwis. Probably right. There are certainly a bunch of PR shots of Clark with the team after their 19 September 2009 playoff win over the Roosters — conveniently just a couple of weeks before the general election.