How can anyone think this is going to look like a "positive" to the public?
And why did Lefties over-use "fascist" as an insult to the Howard government, but have under-used it (til now, I'm guessing) against the actual proto-fascist actions of the Abbott government?
Tony Abbott joins with Border Force, being helpful in Melbourne:
Update 2: this is, quite possibly, the most spectacularly inept and amusing PR disaster ever orchestrated by a government body. (The summary misses the instantaneous street protests in Melbourne, but still):