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Australia has frequently been stated to own a “larrikin streak,” from the Stiffy and Mo cartoons and the true-blue Crocodile Hunter to the characters within the silent movie The Sentimental Bloke. whilst it first emerged round 1870, larrikin was once a time period of abuse, used to explain teenage, working-class hell-raisers who populated dance halls and inexpensive theaters, and this account trips during the street-based adolescence lifestyle referred to as larrikinism among 1870 and 1920, swerving during the streets of Brisbane, Melbourne, and Sydney.
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