I eavesdropped teenage ne'er-do-wells discussing A Clockwork Orange on a train last month. They said it was 'the best for nunchakas'.
Do marios have moustaches like Super Mario? - and are these wonderful terms Melbourne or Mono slang?
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Marios == a subculture amongst young men involving Mediterranean ideals of machismo/hypermasculinity, though these days often mixed with a hip-hop thug image. Gold chains, singlets showing chest hair, designer tracksuits ("DaDa" is a favourite label), and an image designed to project an air of menace, particularly if 20 or so walk onto your train carriage at night. Note: Marios can be of any ethnic background. (I believe the subculture is analogous to the Guido subculture in the US.)
Mooks == teenage males, typically into rap-metal, extreme sports, dope and anything "hardcore"; though this is not an Australian usage. In this case, I used the word to be synonymous with "hooligans".
I used to catch a train in Adelaide that never once appeared on time and often never arrived. There would usually be several trains going in the opposite direction (out of the city at peak hour)that had no one on them. This is why i usually rode my bike.
In the northern suburbs it was a regular thing to have buses that disappeared somewhere between Elizabeth and Salisbury and did not appear 10 minutes either side of the scheduled time.