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WTF???

Discussion in 'Thredbo' started by gareth_oau, Jun 17, 2016.

  1. gareth_oau

    gareth_oau Pool Room Ski Pass: Gold

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  2. Townsend

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    I wonder what the marketing department was on when they commissioned that!
     
  3. iagreewithhim

    iagreewithhim One of Us Ski Pass: Silver

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    So good! Before the world became offended by everything
     
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  5. Billy_Buttons

    Billy_Buttons Que Sera, Sera Ski Pass: Gold

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    absentskier Old n' Crusty Ski Pass: Gold

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    Good?? What is good about it?LOL
     
  7. LMB

    LMB Old but definitely not Crusty! Ski Pass: Gold

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    Laughed so hard I almost peed!
     
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    Chondro One of Us

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    It's hilarious!
     
  9. Piste Again

    Piste Again Part of the Furniture Ski Pass: Gold

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    sn0wbunny29 One of Us Ski Pass: Silver

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    Budgiesmuggler A Local Ski Pass: Gold

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    It's disturbing!
     
  12. snowduck

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    Using humour in a marketing campaign is something I like.

    Another Thredbo commercial, from a time long past :

     
  13. gareth_oau

    gareth_oau Pool Room Ski Pass: Gold

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    I first aaw it on Thredbo's FB page. I wonder how long before someone Is offended and it is reported and removed?
     
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    telecrag Old n' Crusty Ski Pass: Gold

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    Untele-whippet beard stroker Ski Pass: Gold

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    Filth and disgust!
    Snowboarder debauchery at its self flagellating worst.
     
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    What's with the tissues?
     
  17. Billy_Buttons

    Billy_Buttons Que Sera, Sera Ski Pass: Gold

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    wipe the lipstick off with
     
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    kimberlee81 One of Us Ski Pass: Silver

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    Or this one:

     
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    I remember.
     
  20. VSG

    VSG Crayon Master Moderator Ski Pass: Gold

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  21. gareth_oau

    gareth_oau Pool Room Ski Pass: Gold

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    yep, they work best for me too.

    Its a shame that the whole wold has to bow to the minority who needs to take offence to something
     
  22. JoeKing

    JoeKing Old n' Thrusty Ski Pass: Gold

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    I'm offended.
     
  23. Untele-whippet

    Untele-whippet beard stroker Ski Pass: Gold

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    The whole wold is offended!
     
  24. gareth_oau

    gareth_oau Pool Room Ski Pass: Gold

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    I think that's the whole point.

    but we shouldn't have to bow to it
     
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  25. Untele-whippet

    Untele-whippet beard stroker Ski Pass: Gold

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    What is this wold you bespoke of?
     
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  26. cold wombat

    cold wombat Twitter Contributer Moderator Ski Pass: Gold

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    Can't see the forest for the trees? You need to get to high ground.
     
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  27. Untele-whippet

    Untele-whippet beard stroker Ski Pass: Gold

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    Will the Woldish be offended if Brexit gets up?
     
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    kimberlee81 One of Us Ski Pass: Silver

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    Wikipedia:-

    Wold is an Old English term for a forest or an area of woodland on high ground; it is cognate with the Dutch word woud and with the German wordWald, as well as low German Wohld, all meaning forest. It became weald in West Saxon and Kentish.

    Wold may also refer to:

     
  29. tr+h

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    So....Thredbo is for wankers???
     
  30. JoeKing

    JoeKing Old n' Thrusty Ski Pass: Gold

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    U didn't know this?
     
  31. cold wombat

    cold wombat Twitter Contributer Moderator Ski Pass: Gold

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    From there, it will be all down hill.
     
  32. kimberlee81

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    Wikipedia:-

    Bespoke is an adjective for anything commissioned to a particular specification. It may be altered or tailored to the customs, tastes, or usage of an individual purchaser.

    The word is derived from the verb to bespeak, meaning to "speak for something". The particular meaning of the verb form is first cited from 1583 and given in the Oxford English Dictionary to speak for, to arrange for, engage beforehand: to ‘order’ (goods)”. The adjective "bespoken" means “ordered, commissioned, arranged for” and is first cited from 1607.

    The term is generally more prevalent in British English; for example, "bespoke jewellery" American English ends to use the word "custom" instead, as in "custom car", "custom motorcycle", etc. Nevertheless, "bespoke" has seen increased usage in American English during the 21st century, particularly with the phrase "bespoke suit."
     
  33. cold wombat

    cold wombat Twitter Contributer Moderator Ski Pass: Gold

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    :(

    You ruin a good play on words by making the meaning explicit.

    :(
     
  34. Untele-whippet

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    Boom tish :thumbs:
     
  35. gareth_oau

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    :D
     
  36. Nozawaman

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    The ads were produced when you could do things like climb up on the bar and dance while necking a bottle of champagne . Try doing that now , and see how long you last .
     
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  37. Phil_

    Phil_ Hard Yards

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    LOL!!!!!! the box of tissues at the end of the ad
     
  38. Ski Tragic

    Ski Tragic Hard Yards

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    This
     
  39. Billy_Buttons

    Billy_Buttons Que Sera, Sera Ski Pass: Gold

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    Kleen the ex
     
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  40. surfer1

    surfer1 Addicted

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    Winter is coming after all
     
  41. Hemsley

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    Good on those Thredbo AdMen. Doing something is a good thing. It wouldn't happen if Vale owned them.
     
  42. LMB

    LMB Old but definitely not Crusty! Ski Pass: Gold

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    What?!?!?!





    Seriously?....when was this practice stopped and why did no one tell me!

    LOL
     
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    Beerman One of Us Ski Pass: Gold

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    LMB the comment was only directed at men. I'm sure women are still encouraged........:cheers:
     
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  44. JoeKing

    JoeKing Old n' Thrusty Ski Pass: Gold

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    They say men don't do the dishes, but I've never seen a table cleaned quicker when a girl says "Clear the table"
     
  45. Kieran

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    I can vaguely recall a Thredbo ad that finished with

    "... and the cigarette? Who cares what these wankers smoke? Ski Thredbo. You'll like it."
     
  46. Undies

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    Where can I find the one the says something like "Gina's parents didn't take her to Thredbo this year for holidays. They took her to Disneyland instead. The bastards."
     
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