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Cape Town – So, there’s this Buzzfeed article doing the rounds about how crrraaazy South Africa really is.  

Titled ‘31 Pictures That Prove South Africa Is The Craziest Place On Earth’ we were initially a little skeptical, but clicked through nonetheless to see just what photographic evidence they could possibly have found to substantiate their claim.

What did we find?

31 hilarious and genuinely South African pictures that portray us as a truly looney bunch.  

Funnily enough, it made us feel kind of proud!

Here are seven of the funniest pics. Check out Buzzfeed for the rest.  

What crazy South Africanisms would you add? Send your pics to   

Used dentures for sale


Pimped out cars


Welcoming locals


Policemen who aren't intent on saving their own asses


Crazy headlines


Whales on the back of trucks


Everywhere's a party!

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