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Flight of the Conchords classic Kiwi v. Aussie moments. New Zealand and Australia are the first to come to each others' aid, but there's no question it's a (usually good-natured) rivalry!


Advert for flour.


For Trumpet ice cream. “Togs” and “cossies” are swimsuits. Togs can be either male or female, “cossies” (for costumes) are female only.


For L&P (best-known Kiwi soft drink, “World famous in New Zealand since ages ago.”  Translation: “puku” is an affectionate and widely used Maori term for a (male) belly—what we’d call a “beer belly.”


Flight of the Conchords helping the Cure Kids charity by writing a song with the help of New Zealand kids, and performing it with a Who’s Who of New Zealand musical talent. First part is typical FoTC humor, then (about 6 minutes in), you get the part guaranteed to give you the warm fuzzies. Explanation of the “Muppet Movie” stuff:…

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