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(New Zealand Herald)   The feared New Zealand national rugby team is called the All Blacks. What do you think they want to call the national badminton team?   (nzherald.co.nz) divider line 15
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2011-07-06 09:08:33 AM  
Oh dear
 
2011-07-06 09:11:26 AM  
Obligatory:

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2011-07-06 09:25:28 AM  
The All Birdies?
 
2011-07-06 10:25:32 AM  
Word ariund town is that your mom is a huge fan of the Black Cocks.
 
2011-07-06 10:54:08 AM  
Isn't that the name of chicago's NHL team?
 
2011-07-06 11:00:00 AM  
The NZ basketball team is called the Tall Blacks.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_Zealand_national_basketball_team

I miss living in Kiwiland :(
 
2011-07-06 11:08:19 AM  
Guesses "Gaycocks".

*checks article*

Close...but no cigar. Or whatever. :)
 
2011-07-06 11:41:08 AM  
img.macjams.com

Hot.
 
2011-07-06 01:17:38 PM  
What the? I did a google search, and NONE of these websites have anything to do w/ New Zealand badminton!
 
2011-07-06 03:46:08 PM  
I have always maintained that the "All Blacks" should have cheerleaders and that they should be known as the "All Pink on the Insides".

No one seems to find this funny but me...
 
2011-07-06 03:55:53 PM  

SmackLT: Obligatory:

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No peas!

/It's still real to me, damn it!
 
2011-07-06 04:28:22 PM  
FTFA:

Badminton New Zealand appear to be going soft on adopting the controversial Black Cocks tag for the national team.

The International Badminton Federation (IBF) had also poured cold water on the idea.


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2011-07-06 06:37:52 PM  

marius2: The NZ basketball team is called the Tall Blacks.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_Zealand_national_basketball_team

I miss living in Kiwiland :(


That is brilliant.
 
2011-07-06 11:52:34 PM  
The womens rugby team is known as "The All Cracks"
 
2011-07-07 12:20:11 AM  
FTFA: "If you're over in China and you get introduced as the Black Cocks, it raises some issues."

Why China? How about any English-speaking country in the world?
 
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