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Display name: jeremy thorpe
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Jeremy Thorpe has worked at the SABC and 702 in various news-related capacities. He presently runs a very cool community radio station called Tshwane FM.

Since News24 announced it was to do away with comments, there’s been a spate of articles responding to that decision, most of them denouncing the decision as a bad one. S

Is it just me – or has anyone else noticed how utterly inaccurate our weather forecasts have become? I’m talking temperatures here, those forecast by the SA Weather Service. I

I did a bit of basic arithmetic based on figures I obtained from the internet which I assume to be more or less accurate.

Well actually it’s not so much car names as SUV names which, these days, seem to have achieved a level of ridiculousness which is right off the scale.

It’s a political potato so hot that you’re going to get your fingers burned if you even whisper such a thing.

I write this in the wake of the Metrorail train crash at Denver station yesterday in which a train guard was killed and a train driver seriously injured.

A couple of my previous articles on News 24 have focused on Nelson Mandela, and this one will too – so I guess I am a bit obsessed with him.

It’s obvious to anyone who’s followed the “Steve” ads that they refer to a specific Steve, not Steves in general.

My journey to work now involves a trip on the Gautrain from Rosebank to Pretoria, followed by a brief 12 minute trip on Metrorail from Pretoria station to my place of work.

Congratulations on achieving 22.2% in the national elections. As you know, it’s the highest percentage achieved by any opposition party against the ANC.

To many South Africans, Derby-Lewis is the devil-incarnate… responsible for the murder of Chris Hani, a man who could very well have been a future leader of South Africa.


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