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Too many cooks spoil the broth

2014-04-17 07:43

I cannot remember my old Dad, or any of his friends, ever preparing food in a kitchen. Back in the day, people’s roles were clear-cut.

9 comments   |   813 views

Open Letter to South Africans

2014-04-17 07:43

There is something interesting about South Africans and that is how irrational we can be.

11 comments   |   854 views

Why I am going to vote from Melbourne

2014-04-17 07:43

I know why I am voting, and perhaps that insight might help you understand why it’s so important for all South Africans to have a say in the running of our Homeland.

24 comments   |   655 views

Cape Town Global Cannabis March 2014

2014-04-17 07:43

The issue of cannabis law reform, particularly with regard to the medical uses thereof, has been making big headlines in the South African media in recent weeks.

6 comments   |   506 views

World Cup White Elephants

2014-04-17 05:30

To most it’s no surprise that stadiums built for the 2010 World Cup are white elephants, standing around empty most of the time, eating into budgets meant for service delivery.

30 comments   |   2313 views

  (News24 User, Marz Smith)


Zwelinzima Vavi Tells the Truth

2014-04-17 07:43

Cosatu general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi was having an affair with a junior employee.

2 comments   |   255 views

Not voting is stupid!

2014-04-16 22:30

By not voting you are saying to the current political party in power “Well done, you are doing a great job.”

38 comments   |   670 views

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The failure that is Tina Joemat-Pettersson

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2013-10-11 13:43

Today I would like to highlight the failures of Tina Joemat-Pettersson and how it boggles my mind that this person is still in government.

The First New South African E-toll War

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2013-10-11 13:43

This is what the government and Sanral do not understand. We will not go quietly into the night! We will not vanish without a fight! We are going to live on!

Red October poorly named


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The Great October Socialist Revolution, commonly known as Red October, was an armed insurrection that became a pivotal step in the larder Russian Revolution of 1917.

STOP bullying at schools!!

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2013-10-11 13:43

This is an update as to what is happening with my battle against school bullying.

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2013-10-11 13:43

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