The [IMF] says Australia is in about the best fiscal position of any developed country, having the second-lowest government debt of 29 advanced economies, being beaten only by Estonia.
Actually, the second one is so far from being headline news that it’s buried in a story at Fairfax entitled “Sharp drop for economy, IMF warns”.
Even News Ltd reported the bit about Swan being “world’s best treasurer”:
Anyway, so what? David Flint is upset that someone was indirectly disrespectful to the flag! There should be an inquiry!