Editor: Only four teams have ever won the Rugby World Cup. Can you guess know which ones?
Editorial assistant: New Zealand … South Africa … England and … Papua New Guinea?
Editor: I’ll give you a hint, the team’s full of criminals.
Editorial assistant: Canada?
— Kojimachi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo. Overheard by The Japan Times On Sunday
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