Government’s 20 ways to show dem

2010-06-20 21:41

Following the national team’s disappointing performance in their 2010 Fifa World Cup match against Uruguay, government has compiled a list of ways to “fly the flag for South Africa”.

1. Be the best hosts the World Cup has ever seen.

2. Sing the national anthem with pride (better than Ras


3. Wear your football shirt.

4. Do the Diski Dance.

5. Watch all World Cup games.

6. Support Bafana Bafana.

7. Sing Shosholoza at the top of your voice.

8. Don’t drink and drive.

9. Stop at stop signs and red robots.

10. Don’t support criminal activities.

11. Show off uniquely South African products – rooibos,


12. Demonstrate ubuntu to fans and visitors.

13. Do a Sho’t Left to our heritage and tourism sites.

14. Support the African six-pack.

15. Just for this month, be friends with a taxi driver. No road


16. Fly the flag high – everywhere and all the time.

17. Show off our musical talent.

18. Forgive the referee!

19. Support Mandela Day.

20. Surprise everyone and get there early.

21. Sit in your own seat (the number on your ticket).

22. Learn to count to 20.

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