A slang term rarely used in Australian Rules Football
that were won before 1950, by supporters of clubs who were unsuccessful in the era of the grand old game’s early champions such as Dick Reynolds, Jack Dyer and Roy Cazaly. Supporters who use this term are trying to hide the unsuccessful and possibly queer beginnings (Hawthorn Mayblooms) of their own club, by weakly implying older premierships are less worthy because the sport
hadn’t reached the massive business status of today’s age.
have won 16 premierships!!"
"yeah, well about nine of those were vegemite cups."
“Of course a Hawthorn supporter would say that, founded in 1902 and didn’t win a flag