The Austrian presidential election 2016 was an exhausting and seemingly endless affair that spawned a lot of hate and discord across the country, turning neighbours into enemies. To take some of the edge off these troubling times PICKS Magazine decided to meet the smothering seriousness of the situation with something fun and entertaining. The results were two music parodies that transfered the election campaign from this world into Hollywood blockbuster territory.

Music by AC/DC performing Thunderstruck. (C) 1991 J. Albert & Son (Pty.) Ltd.