Wimbledon bans vuvuzelas

By Andy Rice 17 June 2010

The All England Club, known for being a stickler for propriety (Wimbledon is the only tennis tournament where the players are still required to dress in white), has banned vuvuzelas from the tournament. Organisers were clearly not amused at the thought of the loud noisy instruments distracting players and fans.  Read more: The Telegraph


"A long habit of not thinking a thing wrong gives it a superficial appearance of being right and raises at first a formidable outcry in defence of custom. But the tumult soon subsides. Time makes more converts than reason." ~ Thomas Paine