Contrary to my dark mood yesterday about Australia becoming an international laughing stock, it looks like the whole thing was something of a non-event for the foreign media, particularly if you compare it to the international stir Julia Gillard caused with her misogyny speech. As for the blogs, a Google Blogs search on 'Australia Gillard Rudd' rakes in some very thin returns, especially from foreign sites, and a Technorati search for the same terms returns precisely zero items. Some highlights: