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Adjective that best describes an Aussie

Old Feb 22nd 2004, 11:14 am
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Aussies love to use the phrase "whinging Pom" when anybody from UK says anything even vaguely critical about Oz.

So, to redress the balance, anybody got any suggestions for a snappy, put-down term that best describes the average Aussie?
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Old Feb 22nd 2004, 11:18 am
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Old Feb 22nd 2004, 11:23 am
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- blinkered

- defensive

- insecure...
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Old Feb 22nd 2004, 11:26 am
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kangaroo shagger ?
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Originally posted by Mairi&Chris
kangaroo shagger ?
That's just an Aussie lifestyle choice

What have kangaroos ever done to deserve that?

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Old Feb 22nd 2004, 11:34 am
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Old Feb 22nd 2004, 11:43 am
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"Cro Magnon Aussie" has a kinda nice ring to it
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Default Re: Adjective that best describes an Aussie

Originally posted by MikeStanton
Aussies love to use the phrase "whinging Pom" when anybody from UK says anything even vaguely critical about Oz.

So, to redress the balance, anybody got any suggestions for a snappy, put-down term that best describes the average Aussie?
How about "average"?
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Old Feb 22nd 2004, 11:57 am
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How about "average"?
Tres amusant

But it reminds me of "mediocre" - another apt adjective
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Originally posted by MikeStanton
Tres amusant

But it reminds me of "mediocre" - another apt adjective
Obtuse and all its synonyms!

PS - I am having a bad homesickness day
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Old Feb 22nd 2004, 12:05 pm
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Over-nationalistic!
 
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Old Feb 22nd 2004, 12:10 pm
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Originally posted by Merlot
Over-nationalistic!
I forgot that one, dont you love all the " buy this shit because its aussie made/owned etc" ads???
 
Old Feb 22nd 2004, 12:11 pm
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I am surprised no retorts!

jat I'll mail you later today. I should be working!

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Old Feb 22nd 2004, 12:13 pm
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Originally posted by dazuk
I forgot that one, dont you love all the " buy this shit because its aussie made/owned etc" ads???
Yep, all that ******* flag waving on Australia Day - we were about to vomit!!!!!

Didn't Hitler have similar ideas ...... M
 

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