Overheard

“Nicholis Louw happened because no one patrolled the borders….the borders with Germiston” Rian van Heerden …and if you ask me Kurt Darren and Dozi too.

World Egg Day

via Activist.co.za and UrbanSprout.co.za: Battery eggs are produced by hens who live in cramped, caged conditions with a space allowance each of 75% of an A4 sheet of paper. Their beaks are always seared off and they do not have…

New project: Building a bouldering wall

What is bouldering? What is a bouldering wall? Shortly, bouldering is a condensed form of rock climbing. The routes are short, steep and hard. An artificial wall is used for training during the week as the rock climbing or bouldering locations…

Five fragments for a Friday

Malema mobilising: Old Julia is at it again. On IOL this morning: “Why should athletics in South Africa suffer because they (Nedbank) hate an individual? They mustn’t use Chuene as an excuse.We must expose their real agenda: and that is…

Bet on the bear

A priest, a Pentecostal preacher, and a Rabbi all served as chaplains to the students of the University of Montana in Missoula. They would get together two or three times a week for coffee and to talk shop. One day,…

No need for gender testing

“What does a suggestive new Teazers billboard have in common with Caster Semenya? Nothing! If you believe Teazers owner Lolly Jackson.”  – full story here Mmmmm. I reckon more than a few guys would want to double check anyway? Personally,…