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At 06:38 AM 31/05/99 +0700, Bjorn wrote:
>Christian wrote:
>
>> Them's fightin' words, if I weren't such a coward. :-)
>
>Nah, just a little Aussie-baiting :-) I did damn near get my face rearranged
>in Cairns, though. Sitting in a pub somewhere on the fringes of Cairns with
>2 friends, and the cricket world championship were on TV. The pub was full
>and the jukebox was playing at a considerable volume. I leaned over to my
>friends and in a very loud voice (the jukebox, remember ?) said something to
>the effect that you had to be a really sad person to be interested in this,
>the world's second-most boring spectator sport. Right as the jukebox stopped
>playing...:-)
 
Oh! Oh!  I can immediately see your error!  When I earlier wrote, "No
cultural taboos", I was excluding, beer, vegemite and ANY sporting event!
(Cricket in particular!)  :-)
 
Strike