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Happy 'Straya Day

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No "national days" are celebrated to remove any politics from the game (some nations don't like each other type of thing)

 

Interesting.

Pretty sure WoT do a 4th July thing each year don't they, or is it just on NA?  Sounds pretty "national" to me.

 

P.S.  As it happens, we share this day (26th Jan) with India too.

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No "national days" are celebrated to remove any politics from the game (some nations don't like each other type of thing)

Smart move, I applaud.

 

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Happy 'Straya Day, to all those celebrating it here in 'Straya.

 

What did you get?. 

 

I don't understand the "What did you get?" bit

 

 

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One of the best Aussie Day ads ever...

 

Definitely....and featuring Lee Lin Chin, the SBS newsreader with the perfect elocution.

 

But did you know that 650 people have complained about that commercial and demanded it be removed?!!!

Very tiny minds...with IQs the size of boiled kale.

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-01-19/ad-watchdog-clears-lee-lin-chin-lamb-ad/7098924

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Don't the Russians celebrate "May Day"?. But yeah it is a good move not to celebrate national days.

At the end of the day, someone from somewhere else in the world was always going to "rediscover" Australia. We could all be speaking Japanese or Chinese. Or imagine if 20 plus million were all speaking Spanish/ Dutch, French or Russian in this corner of the world.

 

Naidoc day, which I had never heard of, living in NZ for 35 years, runs for a whole week, and the timing is decided by a council of elders, afaik.

 

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