Visit the New Technabob Shop!Get Technabob in Your Mailbox Every Day! Join our Mailing List!
Awesomer Media Sites: THE AWESOMER | MIGHTYMEGA | 95OCTANE
subscribe to our rss feedsubscribe via e-mailfollow technabob on twittertechnabob facebook fan pageGoogle+follow us in feedly
Follow Us:

Sky Tv Makes Upside Down Remote Control “for Australians” in a Fit of Nationalism

by Lambert Varias

I don’t know about you but this is new to me: apparently the English and the Australians are bitter cricket rivals, so much so that they have a tournament, popularly known as The Ashes series, which only features the two teams. Imagine how ridiculous it would be if the EPL had an annual Manchester United vs. Liverpool cup. In line with this years’ Ashes series, British satellite broadcaster Sky TV released a remote control with upside-down controls, making fun of Australia’s monicker, “The Land Down Under.”

skyremotes

That’s the British for you. Let’s hope the Australians respond by beating England at the tournament.

[via Forever Geek]




Comments (1):

  1. steve says:

    AUSSIE, AUSSIE, AUSSIE, Oi Oi Oi.

Post a Comment:

Want a personal avatar on your comments? Sign up for a free Gravatar now!

Note: All comments with links in them will be held for moderation in order to prevent spam, so you may not see your post appear immediately.

Our Latest & Greatest Posts...

This Chain Chomp Cat Bed Is Awesome

This Chain Chomp Cat Bed Is Awesome

Own an Official Genius Bar Sign - Just $6000

Own an Official Genius Bar Sign - Just $6000

Fan-made Ultron Mask: There Is No Nose on Me

Fan-made Ultron Mask: There Is No Nose on Me

Foodie Dice: Roll Your Own Recipes

Foodie Dice: Roll Your Own Recipes

The Legend of Zelda Adventurer\

The Legend of Zelda Adventurer's Pouch Nintendo 3DS/DS Kit: The Leatherish Bag

Win Prizes in the Technabob Shop

More from Awesomer Media...

The Awesomer Logo MightyMega Logo 95octane Logo