Oscar: ‘Media is very sensational’

2013-02-15 00:00

OSCAR Pistorius told this month’s Sarie magazine, that South Africa’s media is “sometimes very sensational. There is little respect for the truth. I don’t really give interviews in South Africa anymore.”

Pistorius is pictured with his sister, Aimeé, on the Sarie cover.

He said after reports about a boat accident he had on the Vaal River in 2009: “If anyone writes anything about me that isn’t true, I just open my book and make a note. Just a note. I’ve got a little black book.

“I don’t think I’ve ever been comfortable with fame. I like a quiet life and try to stay out of the spotlight as much as possible.”

Pistorius told Sarie he was proudest of being named one of Time magazine’s 100 most influential people.

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