Author Archive for emile

Gridlock gadget

 My friend Henry passed this on to me, quite nice if you ask me: A Google Maps page with all the current traffic problems around Johannesburg and Pretoria. Everything from out-of-order traffic lights to speed traps and even spots where taxi’s cause a lot of…

Hang around for a while

The object of my new affection, called a “Hangdog” made by Gecko grips. I’ve had it for a while, but it’s been long since I used it – had to clear out wasp nests in the pockets…. Anyways, with my…

The police are not friendly with criminals

….. even if that criminal is hardened devils fork palisade. A member of the intrepid “Blue Light Brigade” proves they are willing to go all the way. (pics taken on 2010-01-27 at around 17:30 in Sunnyside)

Mid week motivation

This is a bit of a guilt post. There’s been so many things I’ve wanted to write about, but somehow the inspiration to actually do it escaped me. A slight case of lost creativity, perhaps a proof of the use…

Christmas frog?

…actually a Cuban tree frog that’s got a taste for Christmas lights. This guy found the frog in his back yard after it swallowed the light. Thinking it was dead, he took a few pics, but was pleasantly surprised when…

Tough chick

The short version for the uninformed: Joost Van Der Westhuizen is a SA Rugby hero who got caught in a sex video scandal, first denying it and ultimately admitting it. Amor Vittone is his celebrity / singer wife. Most of the…

Wonderful Definitions

School A place where parents pay and children play Life Insurance A contract that keeps you poor all your life so that you can die rich. Nurse A person who wakes u up to give you sleeping pills. Marriage It’s…