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Are you a cockroach or a cane toad?

By GnT - 13 June 2007 12

The State of Origin is on again tonight and with the ACT not included, I was wondering who you go for and why?

Personally, I was born in NSW so I go for the blues, whereas Mr GnT goes for Queensland where his father was born. Of course, our kids also go for NSW ;-).

Or do you just ignore the whole circus?

What’s Your opinion?


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12 Responses to
Are you a cockroach or a cane toad?
GnT 8:16 pm 17 Jun 07

Yes, and my father-in-law won’t let me forget it!

el 2:04 pm 17 Jun 07

Er….they’ve lost the series already, haven’t they?

Mess 1:54 pm 17 Jun 07

Born in Sydney but been here since I was 4. Go the Blues!

wolfkeeng 7:05 pm 13 Jun 07

yes, that NSW (esp sydney) ego thing is painful. Go Qld!

toriness 1:31 pm 13 Jun 07

being from a non-league state (so not from qld or nsw) – but a recent watcher of league – i go for qld because if there’s one thing i have grown to hate from living in ACT and that is the NSW ego. my teeth are almost ground down to stumps from viewing ten’s AFL ads about ‘our swans’ – we don’t all go for the bloody swans at all! far from it!

schmerica_ 1:18 pm 13 Jun 07

Born and raised in NSW – thats why I go for them 🙂

Deano 1:11 pm 13 Jun 07

What sport?

Kramer 10:51 am 13 Jun 07

Just a reminder to all – Canberra, which is within the Australian Capital Territory, is not part of NSW – it’s in the constitution. Therefore as a Canberra resident you do not have to support NSW – more so you should NOT support NSW. Also NSW SOO team reminds me too much of the Waratah s14 team, so that’s another reason to hate them.

Cameron 10:36 am 13 Jun 07

Born and bred in Canberra. Go for the Blues because it’s closer… and back in the day Daley and Stuart et al played for the Blues.

Ruby Wednesday 10:28 am 13 Jun 07

As a recently transplanted Queenslander, I have to say that Canberra’s apathy towards all things State of Origin is one of its features.

schmerica_ 10:06 am 13 Jun 07

Go the Blues!

justbands 9:01 am 13 Jun 07

Mostly I ignore it. If anything, I’d support Qld..just ’cause of my dislike of anything associated with Rugby (even if it is just league) coming from Sydney.

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