Wednesday, 22 August 2012

Australia and Britain

Watching Q and A - which
has a BBC equivalent called Question Time - on Monday, I couldn't help wondering, when this question was shown and everybody happily laughed, whether such a goodnatured response would greet an Australian who asked a similarly teasing question in Britain:


  1. Judging by recent events, if they dared to express these sentiments via Twitter, a warrant would probably be issued for their arrest.

    1. I haven't caught up with that story although I did notice something or other happened. Will have to go off now and waste the afternoon investigating instead of cleaning the bathroom. Hurrah for the Internet.

  2. I don't understand this schadenfreude. Australians have always been so magnanimous in victory, so generous of spirit in defeat. Curse the Poms.