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- proper noun Australia, slang
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This means that the guy who sold the bananas for $1 at the deli could have received $1 worth of goods or services for the banana in the little country; or, looked at another way, if he is willing to give it up for $1 in America, he would not be willing to part with it for less in Bananaland.
I began closing my show by announcing, “I’m not going home tonight; I’m going to Bananaland, a place where only two things are true, only two things: One, all chairs are green; and two, no chairs are green.”
Now, she is endeavouring to take Queensland further Right than it has ever been, and Bananaland has always been a place of Religious Nutters, insane God Botherers (remember Joh
Or this from Bruce of Bananaland: "Why should slum-dwellers be given the opportunity to pollute the rest of the good living people?