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Old Jul 12th 2010, 10:07 am
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Rich in culture, music, dancing and elephants.

So if England win the bid to host the world cup, what would the closing ceremony consist of
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A London Bus (unwashed), a troop of Boy Scouts playing with their woggles, Prince Chaz waffling about multi-culturalism, badly-dressed MPs, Chinese fireworks (the only good bit), and a load of toffs in the equivalent of the royal enclosure wearing MCC ties.

Dry run at the Olympics. Prepare to be underwhelmed.
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Rich in culture, music, dancing and elephants.

So if England win the bid to host the world cup, what would the closing ceremony consist of
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Rich in culture, music, dancing and elephants.

So if England win the bid to host the world cup, what would the closing ceremony consist of
crap fireworks that don't go off properly...and loads of drunk people trying to get home on the one bus and tube that's been laid on...

oh, and a few doner kebab vans outside...or footie hotdogs and onions...

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crap fireworks that don't go off properly...and loads of drunk people trying to get home on the one bus and tube that's been laid on...

oh, and a few doner kebab vans outside...or footie hotdogs and onions...

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lol, my mind went to hot dogs and kebabs and a couple of pearlie kings and queens, cast of eastenders and coronation street then i went blank ...
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The Archers theme tune, lots of tutting, moans about the 'damn foreigners' then tea & biscuits all round.
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probably lots of multi-cultural things that reflect every other culture except for the English one
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probably lots of multi-cultural things that reflect every other culture except for the English one
true, but what would represent the english culture
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Which is exactly what they got in for the Commonwealth Games closing ceremony in Manchester!!

...but who cares! I just switch on for the kick off and switch off at the final whistle - all the build up and post match analysis is just so much....

ditto other sporting events.
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...but who cares! I just switch on for the kick off and switch off at the final whistle - all the build up and post match analysis is just so much....
A bit like watching porn, then
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Which is exactly what they got in for the Commonwealth Games closing ceremony in Manchester!!

...but who cares! I just switch on for the kick off and switch off at the final whistle - all the build up and post match analysis is just so much....

ditto other sporting events.
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A London Bus (unwashed), a troop of Boy Scouts playing with their woggles, Prince Chaz waffling about multi-culturalism, badly-dressed MPs, Chinese fireworks (the only good bit), and a load of toffs in the equivalent of the royal enclosure wearing MCC ties.

Dry run at the Olympics. Prepare to be underwhelmed.
..... and as the unwashed bus comes to a stop, two chavvy youths jump out and start washing its windscreen.........
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..... and as the unwashed bus comes to a stop, two chavvy youths jump out and start washing its windscreen.........
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They should have Londoners from different backgrounds dress up in their native dress and sing ..


I recently bought the whole 4 seasons of MYL on DVD from the UK.
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They should have Londoners from different backgrounds dress up in their native dress and sing ..

I recently bought the whole 4 seasons of MYL on DVD from the UK.
Ah............. Francoise Pascal - an early crush for the whole third form.... and most of the fourth, fifth and sixth as well - apart from Andy Keep, who was gay.
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