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This is the one time of... well, ever... when I get passionate about the footy.

The Grand Final is tomorrow! Carn the Pies!


Tensions are running high in the office: loud jokes are being made about the parade today (with "It's Collingwood marching, so keep an eye out for pickpockets" being a running theme), and lots of Collingwood fans are stubbornly wearing black and white.


For those ignorant foreigners in our audience, the footy is played here:


And tends to involve a lot of this:


Also, Collingwood (my team) are the most depised one of the lot...



CARN THE PIES!!!

Date: 2010-09-24 01:09 am (UTC)
slaymesoftly: (Default)
From: [personal profile] slaymesoftly
I take it "footie" in this case is Australian Rules Football? (or, as we refer to it here anytime we see it on TV "Australian no-rules football" *g* I thought "footie" was non-American shorthand for soccer.

Date: 2010-09-25 12:18 am (UTC)
slaymesoftly: (Default)
From: [personal profile] slaymesoftly
You learn something new every day. *g*

Date: 2010-09-24 06:11 am (UTC)
nimthiriel: (Default)
From: [personal profile] nimthiriel
WOO! I'm right there with you! CARN THE PIES!!!! XD

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