August 20, 2003
Australian boys won't be boys (official)

More Australian sadness:

Children in Melbourne have been banned from dressing up as Batman, Superman and the Incredible Hulk because schools say the action hero costumes encourage aggressive behaviour.

This means that in twenty years time, our cricketers have a chance. David Carr of Samizdata spotted this story, and has a laugh about it.

Posted by Brian Micklethwait at 07:07 PM
Category: Boys will be boys