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Old 07-31-2017, 01:34 PM
 
Location: South Wales, United Kingdom
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^ This is all like a bad Eurovision Song Contest... but on a World-wide scale...
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Old 07-31-2017, 01:48 PM
 
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It's not as good as the Welsh anthem, is it?!

Although with our's, it's difficult to remember the words, especially when you've had a few pre-match drinks. Then you just do the "Gwlad! Gwlad!" bit...
No it's not.

Land of Hope and Glory would be a good alternative, or Rule Britannia. Although I suspect the PC brigade would have issues with such an imperialistic tune
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Old 07-31-2017, 02:01 PM
 
Location: South Wales, United Kingdom
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No it's not.

Land of Hope and Glory would be a good alternative, or Rule Britannia. Although I suspect the PC brigade would have issues with such an imperialistic tune
Yes, it has been discussed before, on the UK Forum:

The British Natinal anthem must be changed!!

The best thing about the Welsh anthem, is when an Englishman tries to sing along to it:


https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=GzBq0n8dxFQ

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Old 07-31-2017, 02:09 PM
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Location: Iquitos
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Not to be biased, but I think Russian is the best in the world. No other anthem can compare
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Old 07-31-2017, 03:04 PM
 
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hm I only know several, among the lesser known ones: the bulgarian one which has grave-like sounding, overly sad melody (i don't like it, I only like the lyrics):


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9RBmnMsO_B8
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Old 07-31-2017, 05:54 PM
 
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hm I only know several, among the lesser known ones: the bulgarian one which has grave-like sounding, overly sad melody (i don't like it, I only like the lyrics):


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9RBmnMsO_B8
I felt like I was listening to an opera.
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Old 07-31-2017, 05:57 PM
 
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Cheers! But where's that comment you made: "The US can wipe its ass with Wales"??!! From when I said the US anthem was rubbish. Got deleted, did it?!
It sure did, but you got my message.
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Old 07-31-2017, 06:01 PM
 
Location: SC
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As a piece of music, I guess Le Marseillaise is my favorite... But also because of this scene.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KTsg9i6lvqU
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Old 07-31-2017, 06:02 PM
 
Location: South Wales, United Kingdom
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It sure did.
Well, I'll just forget that I ever saw it, in that case!
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Old 07-31-2017, 06:05 PM
 
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Well, I'll just forget that I ever saw it, in that case!
Thanks! I didn't mean any harm or offense!
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