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One of my new favorite lockdown activities is trying to spot Demon flags and other items on my daily 5km radius walk. I seem to live near quite a few Melbourne supporters. Our front yard has had the Melbourne flag up since post round 23!

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1 hour ago, Jaded said:

One of my new favorite lockdown activities is trying to spot Demon flags and other items on my daily 5km radius walk. I seem to live near quite a few Melbourne supporters. Our front yard has had the Melbourne flag up since post round 23!

I would be even more impressed if it read '...since 1923..'

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1 hour ago, longsuffering said:

If you are wanting all things MFC there is a company called Lombards who have all the AFL Clubs paraphernalia. 

Is that the Lots Of Money But ..... LOMBARDS?

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3 hours ago, Jaded said:

One of my new favorite lockdown activities is trying to spot Demon flags and other items on my daily 5km radius walk. I seem to live near quite a few Melbourne supporters. Our front yard has had the Melbourne flag up since post round 23!

My scarf has been in the front garden for 2 weeks since the QF.

Stolen in broad daylight this morning.

I live in Geelong.

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My  neighbors (Canberra) think I'm a 'fruitcake', but I don't really care (and they are probably correct anyway!)

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I’ve agreed to put up a flag in the window, but I’m so nervous about this week I kind of don’t want too many reminders! If we get the chocolates on Friday I’ll make the house full red and blue everywhere!

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1 minute ago, Pates said:

I’ve agreed to put up a flag in the window, but I’m so nervous about this week I kind of don’t want too many reminders! If we get the chocolates on Friday I’ll make the house full red and blue everywhere!

Same! I am soooo tempted to drag out my box of streamers and balloons etc. especially since it’s something to do during lockdown. Most of the stuff I bought in 2018, planning to adorn the outside of the house after the prelim. Sadly most of it is in unopened packages.
I still have some of the things I decorated my house with in 2000. They’re still in great condition since they weren’t out in the weather for long. 😞 As soon as twilight descended I dragged my sorry ar*se out to pull it all down. Where I live Essendon supporters easily outnumber all other supporters put together. Or they did back then. Now there’s a lot of Geelong, Richmond, Hawthorn and Footscray fans to be seen. Amazing what success does for a club’s supporter numbers. 

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I'm still trying to work out how to artistically arrange my rather large collection of Demons scarves inside my front window.

If we get through this weekend it'll then be time to don the flashing red horns I got yonks ago and scare the local kids.

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1 hour ago, Demon4Life said:

Put my flags (and scarves) up yesterday. I also have my WEG Neita 300 game poster displayed in an upstairs window

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