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Old 10-04-2011, 06:15 PM
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Old 10-04-2011, 09:00 PM
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Old 10-04-2011, 10:12 PM
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True it is **** house.
When you compare our national anthem to a good national anthem like New Zealand's, you realise pretty quickly that our national anthem is crap.
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Old 10-04-2011, 10:17 PM
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Yeah it really is awful isn't it.
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Old 10-05-2011, 01:08 AM
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Our anthem is dreadful, but at least it wasn't written by a slave owner.

But I digress, our anthem is so sh*t that we don't even bother to sing the second part.
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Old 10-05-2011, 02:17 AM
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Funny how everybody thinks our anthem is garbage. For the record, so do I.
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Old 10-05-2011, 04:53 PM
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Yeah it really is awful isn't it.
Awful is putting it mildly.

But seriously though, when our national anthem was being sung at the NRL grand final I quickly switched channels for a minute there.
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Old 10-05-2011, 06:50 PM
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LOL.

I prefer the USA national anthem.
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Old 10-06-2011, 01:29 AM
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I dont mind the aussie anthem and im an ex-pat kiwi.
The star spangled banner is definatley a ripper tho.
also like the south african one thats catchy.
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Old 10-06-2011, 05:36 AM
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I just don't get that stirring sense of pride when Advance Australia Fair is sung.

I really like the Russian anthem, very majestic. Agree that NZ and Sth Africa both have great anthems. Rugby playing nations have good anthems it seems, we being the anomaly.
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