3 March 2009

Paging Paul Campbell from the ANU - your fifteen minutes of fame have arrived.

| johnboy
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All of the world’s media is agape by research done by Paul Campbell here at the ANU.

What is this earth shattering discovery? Cricket was, it seems, not an English invention, but rather a Belgian game imported by weavers in the 1500’s.

The shrill red-tops are making particularly amusing reading.

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Well the foundations of my world have certainly been rocked…

Sounds like that earth-shattering report issued by the University of Canberra in 1990 where they found that rugby league is most popular in public schools and rugby union is more popular in private schools.

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