Category:
Australia

Fresh Air For Sale

When you click on Bottled Fresh Air at Dupé (du-pay) and try to add it to your cart, you'll get a reminder about the expense of bottled water.

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You can also try to buy Good Vibrations, Moonlight, Positive Thoughts, Compliments From Nana, Good Moods, Well-Wishing and Bottled Sunshine. It's a fake site to remind users of Yarra Valley Water to use tap water in Melbourne, Australia.

Here's the website.

http://www.dupestore.com.au/

Or you could buy "Nothing" at Amazon for $9.93.

Click here for nothing.

http://www.amazon.com/Cub-Gift-of-Nothing/dp/B002J8VDXE?tag=vglnkc7204-20

Because "Nothing is precious and nothing is sacred."

Posted By: gdanea - Sat Dec 14, 2013 - Comments (7)
Category: Australia

Kangaroo Scrotum Pouch

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And their motto should be, "Lucky for you, but not for the 'roo!"

Buy yours here.

Posted By: Paul - Sun Sep 08, 2013 - Comments (5)
Category: Animals, Fashion, Australia, Genitals

The Yowie





Get familiar with the Australian bigfoot/yeti known as the Yowie.


Posted By: Paul - Sat Nov 03, 2012 - Comments (1)
Category: Cryptozoology, Australia

Uncle Sam Toiletries





I suppose if the USA could fall for hokum like Crocodile Dundee, then Aussies could fall for this line of "American" products.

Posted By: Paul - Fri Aug 10, 2012 - Comments (4)
Category: Business, Advertising, Products, Stereotypes and Cliches, Baths, Showers and Other Cleansing Methods, Hair Styling, 1970s, Australia

Knife Party



Will you last through the long annoying opener to hear some fairly mellifluous bits? Give Knife Party a try, and find out!

Posted By: Paul - Tue Apr 03, 2012 - Comments (4)
Category: Music, Australia, Cacophony, Dissonance, White Noise and Other Sonic Assaults

World Record Bikini Parade



Thank god for the Aussies!

Posted By: Paul - Thu Oct 06, 2011 - Comments (3)
Category: Contests, Races and Other Competitions, Fashion, Oceans and Maritime Pursuits, Women, Australia

Planking





And the inevitable death.

Please excuse me for yawning.

Posted By: Paul - Sun May 15, 2011 - Comments (2)
Category: Annoying Things, Sports, Stupidity, Performance Art, Australia

Follies of the Mad Men #140



Our product is consumed by lager louts.

Posted By: Paul - Sat May 14, 2011 - Comments (3)
Category: Business, Advertising, Products, Australia, Alcohol

What Does A Wombat Sound Like?

Cranky Wombat from Better Buddies on Vimeo.



Now aren't you sorry you asked?

Posted By: Paul - Tue Apr 05, 2011 - Comments (5)
Category: Animals, Annoying Things, Noises and Other Public Disturbances of the Peace, Australia

Dog Loves Koala

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I bought this postcard yesterday. The back informs us that the dog is named "Husky" and hails from the Lone Pine Sanctuary in Queensland, Australia. Or did live there these many decades gone by.

His pal, the koala, is unnamed.

Posted By: Paul - Wed Oct 13, 2010 - Comments (3)
Category: Animals, Dogs, Australia

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