Doonesbury by Garry Trudeau for August 23, 1989
Auctioneer: Australia, the bid stands at $110,000, going once, going twice, sold to the gentleman in the back! Man: Hot damn! I got it! Other man: Congratulations, Mr. Ambassador1 Man: Thanks! I can hardly believe it! Other man: Why Australia, may I ask? Any special connection? Man: No, no, I just promised the kids a country where they could surf. Other man: How marvelous! Well, put a shrimp on the barby for me!