Oct 14, 2011

Be Grateful

Now since the Springboks were beaten by Bryce Lawrence and a few Australians, and sent home with their ugly caps in hand, we haven’t had much […]
Oct 10, 2011

A week of tough choices for South Africa.

Take Sunday morning, for example: Did you wake up early (at 7h00) to watch the Springboks take on Australia, or sleep in? Did you skip church […]
Sep 22, 2011

The Weakened State

So many people are struck down with flu at this time of year that my own condition is neither remarkable, nor terribly interesting. What is interesting […]
Sep 13, 2011

Conspiracy Theories

“Al Qaeda didn’t bring down the World Trade Center, Bush did!” “In the video clip, Osama writes with his right hand, the CIA said he was […]
Sep 9, 2011

Where were you on September 11th 2001?

The events of September the eleventh have, even ten years later, remained as potently polarizing as they were on the day the planes flew into the […]
Sep 5, 2011

Divine Judgement

This past weekend saw our prospective Chief Justice face a grilling from the Judicial Services Commission in an attempt to ascertain his acceptability as the pre-eminent […]
Sep 2, 2011


So here we are, repeating some of the ANC’s most popular performances, under different circumstances. The dance is still the same. When the makeshift alliance of […]
Aug 9, 2011


Have you joined the digital revolution? It’s well underway and globally, South Africa has one of the highest numbers of users accessing the internet via mobile […]