Australia's relationship with Formula One reached levels of confusion never seen before in the Southern Hemisphere over the weekend, but as RichlandF1′s Trent Price writes, it may have something to do with their preoccupation with oval shaped balls.
“It’s a bloody farce I tell ya!… Aussie pride!”
The Herald-Sun’s Monday headline ‘Grand Farce’ was actually written long before Sunday’s race was run and won. A general lack of understanding and overexposure to oval-shaped leather had already caused a degree of confusion over the 2014 brand of F1 in Australia. That and Newscorp's continuing mission to dumb-down Victoria.
While Melbourne prides (or is that...
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