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Re: Anyone but England (for the World Cup)

http://www.thedailymash.co.uk/news/s...-201002242503/
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Old 24.02.2010, 17:05
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How about a t-shirt with John Terry and Cashley Cole on it, caption will read:

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Joe Cole in the background looks pretty unhappy, I wonder is John Terry and Ashley Cole double teamed his wife?
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Old 24.02.2010, 17:15
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Joe Cole in the background looks pretty unhappy, I wonder is John Terry and Ashley Cole double teamed his wife?
I believe that is referred to as the "Chelsea spit-roast"
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Old 24.02.2010, 17:24
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I will buy them all

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Old 24.02.2010, 17:38
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As a jock, this makes me smile. It's a shame that other countries haven't developed the ability to laugh at themselves as the whole thing about the t-shirts would be a non-issue.
LOL... I think...

I'm absolutely not serious about nationality, and being of multiple origins I have several nationalities to choose from re "laughing at" (myself). I also do think this is over-PCism (no pun intended) at its worst.

However, my gripe is that this is not a two-way street.

I've seen and been subjected to abuse as an English person in Scotland. What I've seen was not said or done in jest. I have also seen and been subjected to "in jest" comments, which I've happily shared the moment with my Scottish friends and given back as good as I got. I believe I am able to distinguish the two.

Herein lies the difference for me: for a large minority (or small majority if the SNP would have you believe it) English-bashing as a result of historical and current slights is not a laughing matter, but something to be taken seriously and never forgotten. However if the reverse were to happen (i.e. an ABS shirt for the sake of discussion), English folk would be castigated.

It is the hypocrisy that gets me...
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Old 24.02.2010, 17:45
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Re: Anyone but England (for the World Cup)

"HOPP England" Dosen't sound right ,it will be "HOPP SCHWIZ" then.
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Re: Anyone but England (for the World Cup)

Be nice to see England win the World Cup again. Be nice to win the lottery too.

If it's the latter I will talk about it for the next 50 years
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...apparently, Wayne Bridge has an "Anyone but JT" t-shirt - for his latest squeeze
Although after today's game Wayne Bridge has sent a text to Terry telling him "this is how you play away"

Wayne snubbed Terry in the handshake but then let the football do the talking - it mainly said "Hello Chelsea Net"
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