. . . promoting capitalist acts between consenting adults.
Gosh, that is a shame; the match got off to such a good start for New Zealand too.
Close enough for our missing skipper to have made a difference? Possibly...
Being an Aussie, I couldn't possibly comment on the reasons...:-)
1. Commenters are welcome and invited. 2. All comments are moderated. Off-topic grandstanding, spam, and gibberish will be ignored. Tu quoque will be moderated.3. Read the post before you comment. Challenge facts, but don't simply ignore them.4. Use a name. If it's important enough to say, it's important enough to put a name to.5. Above all: Act with honour. Say what you mean, and mean what you say.