The Art of the Australian Insult

Banging on about mateship
February 14, 2009, 1:12 am
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“Is it really necessary for politicians and commentators on the bushfires to bang on about Aussie mateship and how Australians know how to overcome hardship, as though those traits do not exist outside this country? Resilience is a common thread for people throughout the world.”

Con Vaitsas Lakemba, letter to the Sydney Morning Herald.


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