Australian knowledge

Discussion in 'Forum for Polls' started by Melanie, Mar 7, 2011.

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What day is of such national importance nothing happens for about 30 minutes whilst t

Poll closed Mar 14, 2011.
  1. Blinky Bill ties his shoelaces.

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  2. Queensland adjusts time zones.

    2 vote(s)
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  3. The Prime Minister puts both feet into his/her mouth.

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  4. The Melbourne Cup is run

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  5. There is no event of such national importance.

    1 vote(s)
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  1. Melanie

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    Here is a little poll on Australian general knowledge!
     
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  2. NaasPreacher (C4K)

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    I voted for the Melbourne Cup?
     
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    Me too, Roger. I have no idea. . .
     
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    I know a few folks from Oz. I know the Melbourne Cup is huge.

    Saying that, I am not certain.
     
  5. Earth Wind and Fire

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    I know nada.....is the economy good there....are there jobs... is it a nice place to live?
     
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    From all I hear it is yes, yes, and yes.
     
  7. Earth Wind and Fire

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    Well then, you might have a boat load of ppl going there soon. I will steer the boat.
     
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    They are certainly leaving here to go there in droves.
     
  9. annsni

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    All I know is that you guys sent us a wonderful young man to marry one of our young ladies at church and I can only pray that my daughters find a man as good. Oh and the accent ROCKS!
     
  10. Melanie

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    The best answer was indeed the Melbourne Cup.
     
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    I know that they sell musk-flavored Life Savers in Australia. Unfortunately that wasn't in your poll.
     
  12. Melanie

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    I went through a stage of having a real love affair with these sweeties, but no I would never have thought to add this fact to the poll.:thumbs:
     

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