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# 179394 7-Sep-2015 10:01
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Am I missing some Kiwi ism Does More Pork mean something else? I was just wondering why Spark (or whatever it is they call themselves this week!) has used this phrase to advertise there security "offering" ...... More Pork?




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  # 1380939 7-Sep-2015 10:02
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Google it, as one word, it's an owl.

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Oh, I thought it was because when the alarm goes off the police will come around so you'll have morepork on your property.

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  # 1380959 7-Sep-2015 10:22
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With a very distinctive call at night.

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  # 1380984 7-Sep-2015 10:49
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mmm, bacon ...




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  # 1381000 7-Sep-2015 11:03
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wasabi2k: With a very distinctive call at night.


I dont know..... so many people hear pigeons and think thats one.... :)





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  # 1381024 7-Sep-2015 11:33
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We here Moreporks regularly at home, we are  also getting lots of Kereru, Tui and Bellbirds.




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I thought it was the place with the Brass Bridge and Broken/Mended Drum....



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Ok that makes sense Just googled it and yes it s an owl only found in NZ and Tasmania. Nothing to do with sausages at all then? Right so they are targeting their marketing at Kiwis and those form Tasmania only! Don't want any of those pesky imports buying from them! Tell me is the Morepark a relative of a Ferrit ? Oh dear they did it again they didn't buy the .com and while we are having fun at their expense spark.com is a dating site! who on earth does their marketing?




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