Bob Brown gets there

Bob Brown gets there. Illustration: Rocco Fazzari

Love or hate him, Bob Brown has to be admired for the way he has built up the “brand” known as the Australian Greens.
A week into his retirement and the conspiracy theories are sprouting green shoots all over the place.
One says Brown is in line for a diplomatic posting, while another claims he is another scalp for Abbott's belt after a carefully executed plot by the Liberals.
Let’s see, first Rudd, then Brown, and then just the matter of small mopping-up operation to put Julia out of her misery sometime in the not too distant future.
This week’s attached espresso video animation concept sprang from a briefing with Peter Hartcher.
My illustration accompanying his article in print was the linchpin to the concept.