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      Is it OK to Whinge?

      It seems that complaining about anything you deem negative about a place (lets say for example Australia) its not the done thing.
      In fact the slightest comment that might contradict the "awesome Australia" ideal will get you ravaged like a pork chop thrown into a lions cage.
      Why do the pro aussie lot defent their adopted country so vehemently?
      Can't people express thier personnal opinions any more with out all this crazed defensive behaivior?
      What makes people like this?
      it happens a lot everywhere in the world...

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      I really don't know, it seems perfectly acceptable for Aussies abroad to whinge about all and sundry but if anyone complains about this country you are just a whinger. A great example was an Aussie friend who came to stay with us when we were living in England, he complained about literally everything to the point it was made clear to us that he wasn't really welcome to come out drinking with us as the locals were sick of his whinging.
      I personally feel as though no one nation whinges more than another. Believe me I know whiners from all countries.
      Aussies are extremely sensitive to any criticism unfortunately.
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      Quote Originally Posted by Aldo View Post
      What makes people like this?
      Mad Cow Disease? Everyone likes a good whinge now and again ... me, I gave it up for lent.
      The only people you need in your life are the ones that prove they need you in theirs

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      Quote Originally Posted by Ali View Post
      Mad Cow Disease? Everyone likes a good whinge now and again ... me, I gave it up for lent.
      How much where your hot x buns
      it happens a lot everywhere in the world...

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      About $3 I think for 8
      The only people you need in your life are the ones that prove they need you in theirs