Jan 16, 2013


“Living the dream” has never been more real for Vicus Visser, South Africa’s YouTube singing sensation, found in Bloemfonein in February 2010 after an extensive search […]
Dec 3, 2012

Resolution Revolution by Lindsay Williams.

Resolution Revolution I didn’t intend being at the Brass Bell in Cape Town’s Kalk Bay at 10 o’clock on a Saturday night, but there I was. […]
Sep 27, 2012

Pigs at the trough

In the movie Snatch, a most unnerving, quietly terrifying little man – a gangster called Brick Top – makes a speech about how one might dispose […]
Sep 12, 2012


  I got an e-mail from Mike today. It read as follows: Good day Gareth On more than one occasion I have listened to how you […]
Sep 11, 2012

Corporate Takeover

In the late 1960s the very recently late Neil Armstrong stepped off a vehicle made of aluminium foil and toilet rolls powered by a computer the […]
Aug 8, 2012


Thabo Modisane Executive Producer was suspended for a week for inadvertently not bleeping out the F word in an audio clip of the Christian Bale rant. […]
Jul 13, 2012

What waits for us?

I attended a funeral yesterday. It wasn’t sad, depressing, weepy or filled with the dread of mortality. It was lively, good-natured, friendly and congenial. Of course, […]
Jun 16, 2012

The winter is cruel

The winter is cruel. Cold, merciless, without compassion and free of empathy. It insults us, strips out our comforts, reduces us to quivering wrecks and sends […]