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Discussion in 'Fremantle' started by M_rash, Jan 6, 2017.

Put it out there
  1. Frank J Moose

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    Like Ted Whitten. Hated the thug. Lou Richards was considered a knob by the WA public. The WA commentators were who we grew up with. George, Frank Sparrow, Percy Johnson when listening to the games on the radio.

    It's a shame that those who gave as much to Australian Football as those in Victoria are forgotten.
     
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  2. JunglistPosse

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    What does TI stand for ? Tiwi Islander ?
     
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    I said to him one day I'm jealous Thursday Islander.
    I'm bloody sick of dragging this big thing of mine around.
     
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  4. Tonga Bob

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    Nope. More to do with human biology than geography.
     
  5. Harry Reems

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    10 inches on the slack or standing to attention?
     
  6. Clems Knee

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    T.I. now = Toomuch Information.
     
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  8. wayToGo_

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    Too Ingenious - please read that slowly to not make a mistake :)
     
  9. silverscope

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    Didn't want to create a thread but I've not been to Perth ever (I know shutup) but on a 7 news segment I saw with Fyfe giving Basil a tour of the new facilities I'd noticed the anchor woman said "Coburn" even though it's spelt COCKburn.

    Wtf is up with that? Why name it COCKburn and call it "coburn" ? Is that how you pronounce it over there?
     
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    Nup we pronounce it Essteedee.
     
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    Yep its coburn
     
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  12. ChimpaWompa

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    hundreds of place names from Britain are weird like that
     
  13. wayToGo_

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    Because it can't be pronounced the same way as the condition Bruce has commentating Cyril Rioli.
     
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  15. Walshy1

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    Has anyone got videos to The Bounce?
     
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    "A few future AFL players here - Callaghan's boys are very good"

    Yeah that'd be just our luck after he finished with 95 games for us.
     
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    I watched that and had a few impressions. It's a lot of trouble to go to. Being a docker is a huge life commitment. They are almost live in. I read the other day that people who were taking a 30 minute nap during the day, tested happier and more functional. Fyfe doing the rolling exercise at the end looked relaxed.
     
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    Lols. I like the bit where he reminds everyone how good essendon are and it is understood freo beat them. Then it's a reminder that gws were lucky to beat richmond and so were we. Out of all the teams west coast is the worst. I think he's for real.
     
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    Best he hand back his membership then.
     
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    Yep , excellent subtle troll of WC supporters.