Alex, don't feel bad.. NYCDEWD and I have been around this flagpole many a time before... it's a great discussion for a few beers... and really only for then...<br><br>He and I have agreed to disagree... no wars here... <br><br>As for whether or not Australia deserves to be its own country or not, I have a few true British (to the bone) friends who would swear that the majority of the world is still a colony, but that Britain let them forget it for too long.....<br><br>heh...<br><br>***<br>"The heart of the wise inclines to the right, but the heart of the fool to the left." <br> -- Ecclesiastes 10:2
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