Tag Archives: South Africa

Woza Hollywood. Safe House

Never is there a moment of more collective patriotism than when South Africa appears in a movie. Like Blood Diamond, oh Leo with his 75% accurate SA accent. Then there was Invictus and Matt Damon’s 98% accurate SA accent and … Continue reading

Posted in High Five Moment | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Our First Time

Talking about my first time with two guys. (Right. That opening sentence should secure the hits from porn website browsers) But, contrary to popular leaked internet videos, we’re not talking about THAT first time… our COMEDY first time. (Which had … Continue reading

Posted in High Five Moment | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Rocked, Rolled (and smoked) those Daisies.

Things I learnt at the Daisies 2011: A bottle of apple juice in a campsite is probably pee. A dam that sits in the sun all day is not necessarily going to be warm. Black people can get sunburnt too, and … Continue reading

Posted in High Five Moment | Tagged , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Nkosi Sikelel’ i-Who?

Now, it’s not exactly a *high five* moment that Ard Matthews (of Just Jinger fame) managed to forget the words to Nkosi Sikelel’ iafrika, our NATIONAL ANTHEM last night after the Bok Selection on live TV. (Never trust a Jinjer) … Continue reading

Posted in High Five Moment | Tagged , , , , , | 3 Comments

Fricking stop Fracking!

This is the content of a short speech given on Friday night in Cape Town by Lewis Gordon Pugh OIG (a.k.a. the Human Polar Bear) about the proposed fracking for gas in the Karoo, by Shell.   He received a sustained standing ovation ! … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

Our South Africa

Jonathan Jansen, I salute you.  We need more South Africans like you. My South Africa by Jonathan Jansen My South Africa is the working-class man who called from the airport to return my wallet without a cent missing. It is … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments