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My Youth Day message

16 June 2014, 10:31
On my early morning exercise walk, at six o’clock this morning, a taxi came roaring past – filled with the “Youth” of today.

On my early morning exercise walk, at six o’clock this morning, a taxi came roaring past – filled with the “Youth” of today. They were obviously in high spirits from a night of revelry and carousing – with “spirits” being the operative word. Blowing vuvuzelas; screaming at the top of their voices; and leaving a trail of broken Heineken bottles and garbage behind them in the street.

A taxi full of our youth: The unemployed and unemployable; the unrespected and disrespectful; the untrained and untrainable; the hopeful and the hopeless – probably on their way to some stadium – where they will be given KFC and T-shirts, and in return, act as a rent-a-crowd to some corrupt ANC politician’s speech.

Tales of Hector and the struggle heroes; the endless suffering at the hands of the Boers; the brave stalwarts who fought in the trenches; the dreams of old Major, the prize Middle White boar; and all the other courageous animals on Animal Farm will be heard today.

Our Youth: Nothing but cannon fodder for political rallies.

Sad...

In a day and age where everyone expects the “government” to create jobs; where BEE and AA “entitles” people to “real” jobs; where our education system is amongst the worst in the world; where productivity is taboo – the youth are told that they are the future of this country.

Well, here is the News: The future is bleak. Helluva bleak. And I’ll tell you why.

The population of this country consists of at least 62% clowns and poephols. There is ABSOLUTELY no way that things will improve. The mindless masses (MMS’s) want, demand, and insist, on free houses.

Once they get their free houses, they demand free electricity, water, and services. If their demands are not met, they riot, burn, loot, rob, and murder innocent people. This is the Rainbow Nation.

Let me tell you a little story.

After the Anglo-Boer War, the Boers had nothing. They were indeed the poorest of the poor. But within thirty to forty years after the war, the Afrikaners were producing some of the finest doctors, lawyers, scientists, and engineers in the world. How?

Not because they ran riot down the streets of our cities – burning, looting, and destroying – but because of sweat, tears, and bloody hard work – something that the blacks of our new “democracy” have never been guilty of.

The Afrikaners made education their priority. From there, they created jobs and wealth, and became masters of their own destiny.

And I’ll tell you something else: The tide is not about to turn; no matter what clowns like Malema, Rumpeelay, Ramaphosa, or any of the other jokers tells you. This downwards spiral is here to stay. The only reason why it has taken so long to get to this stage is because, when the ANC came into power, we had an incredibly strong infrastructure in this country.

Twenty years of inefficient management, lack of maintenance and upgrades, incompetent planning and budgeting, is finally taking its toll.

So to the Youth of the RSA, I say this:

Sorry to piss on your parade, but believe me when I say that the average black South African will NEVER again enjoy the standard of living, and comfort, that the average white South African enjoyed during the previous era. Since 1994, the general infrastructure of the country deteriorated so rapidly, that blacks had little or no opportunity, to appreciate and enjoy quality service delivery and first-rate standards, or to benefit from it.

Most municipalities, and provinces, are bankrupt and cannot deliver even the most basic of services. Education is a joke, health care services are unreliable, roads are potholed, trains and taxis are unsafe. Crime, unemployment, corruption, and incompetence, have drained the country’s resources.

And don’t even get me started on the morality, integrity, and ethics of the “leedas” of this country.

So, Youth, if you believe the political speeches at your Youth Day celebrations, you only have yourselves to blame for your woes.

You have a choice: Get educated or remain puppets – it’s up to you.

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