Who Should Judge South Africas Got Talent?

Ok so South Africa is ‘Getting Talent’ So not only do we have to be content with the knobs on Idols [here], we now also have to follow every move Simon Cowell ever made and get SA’s Got Talent. Are we going to find our own Internet phenomenon like Susan Boyle? Only time will tell. […]

Can’t Twitter At Work?

This is a nifty Twitter tool I found on Follow me at Twitter here. Cheers Joe Social Joe SocialI’m writing this cos I have a lot to say and sometimes I can’t sleep unless I write it. Then its gone from my head. I am a blogger, and a property dude. I “entrepreneur” the shit […]

Reworked Nandos Julius Advert

Here it is finally, the reworked version of the Nandos Julis Malema advert. Of course we all know who it is about. Love the way they blurred out the Nandos logo too… [ad#336-rectangle-text-only] Joe SocialI’m writing this cos I have a lot to say and sometimes I can’t sleep unless I write it. Then its […]

How Long Will We Tweet?

More than 60% of Twitter users have stopped using the micro-blogging service a month after joining, according to Nielsen Online research released on Tuesday. “Twitter has enjoyed a nice ride over the last few months, but it will not be able to sustain its meteoric rise without establishing a higher level of user loyalty,” said […]

Introducing The Southern Kings

As expected, the new South Africa franchise will be officially known as the Southern Kings. I don’t know the history behind why they’re called this but anyway. I guess there is soemthing ‘ethnic’ behind the reasoning. I personally think they should have gone for a local tribal name or word to describe the team. Southern […]

Respect to DiCaprio – The 11th Hour

I’m starting to like Leonardo DiCaprio (he of Bar Rafaeli fame, whom I referenced in this Susan Boyle post here and this Lohan post here) more and more. Not just cos he is tapping Bar Rafaeli mind you, but the lucky bastard is also involved in funding, producing and narrating The 11th Hour, which was […]

Another Scammer Scambusted – Quality Drops

Well fuck me they’ve done it again. Whoever is responsible for these lame ‘Love’ Spam emails from abroad have got another one into my inbox. Here it is… she ain’t quite a Scarlett Johansson look alike this time. Hello my the surprised friend! You can say that again, I’m fucken shocked! My name Lyudmila and […]

1976 Swine Flu Outbreak – A Pandemic That Never Was

I found a clip about the Swine flu back in 1976. Seems it was contained then and some short of shot was avilable, funny how we aren’t hearing about any shots now… Here it is. This is an excerpt from a report on the occurrence. On the cold afternoon of February 5, 1976, an Army […]

Tips To Help Control The Spread Of Swine Flu

If Swine flu had to come to South Africa, here are some quick and easy tips to help control its spread should you have flu symptoms These are recommended Tips to help control the Flu Virus, as issued by the American federal Center for Disease Control and Prevention, so I guess they know what they’re […]

The Spread Of Swine Flu – Picture on Map Overlay

This swine flu is some scary shit. I did a quick analysis of the scpread as reported by Google Maps, here. [ad#336-rectangle-text-only] Joe SocialI’m writing this cos I have a lot to say and sometimes I can’t sleep unless I write it. Then its gone from my head. I am a blogger, and a property […]

Rocking The Daisies 2009 Dates Confirmed

It’s Official!!! Rocking the Daisies 2009 has been confirmed for the 9th, 10th and 11th October. Rocking the Daisies is held annually on Cloof Wine Estate in Darling, Western Cape. I notice its slightly later in the year this year, I’m guessing it’s so we can get  Rocking in full summer after last years’ cold […]

Cape Town Anti Drug Message – Keep Off The Sand…Errr Grass

I found this sign on Table View Beachfront the other day, rusted, clearly been there a loooong time, I can’t remember there having been grass at this spot for years! Now I was a wee bit hungover from a mates bday at

Jack Blacks’ Son, Andy Samberg – Hilarious MTV Music Awards Advert

[ad#468×60] This is Legend. Jack Black is pretty funny, but I think this Michael Cera oke is hilarious. Superbad is one of my favourite movies of all times. If you havent seen it yet, then see it. You won’t regret it. The latest advert for The MTV music awards is awesome, check it out… [ad#336-rectangle-text-only] […]

Deccan Chargers The Team To Beat

I watched the Deccan Chargers, courtesy of Adam Gilchrist and Herschelle Gibbs hammer the Chennai Super Kings attack to hand Deccan Chargers their fourth successive win in the Indian Premier League on Monday. I have been a bit slow getting into the Indian Premier League, mainly due to work commitments and being out of the […]

Walsh Axed Due To Sauce Overload

It’s sad to hear a talented person losing the plot cos of alcohol. I just read a report about Steve Walsh, the New Zealander Rugby ref who has lost his job cos he likes the sauce too much. That’s a damn shame. Although he was one of the guys we all loved to hate, he […]

Foundation calls for Madiba Day

The 46664 and Nelson Mandela Foundation on Monday urged people to support the creation of a day on which former president Nelson Mandela is honoured around the world every year. The organisations said Mandela’s July 18 birthday was the date set aside. “We would be honoured if such a day can serve to bring together […]

Lauaki Off The Hook For Habana High Tackle

Cape Town – The disciplinary hearing against Chiefs No. 8 Sione Lauaki was on Monday dismissed on technical grounds as the citing for a dangerous tackle was not received within the prescribed 12 hour period after the match ended. If you haven’t seen the tackle yet its amazing to think that this tackle didn’t constitute […]

Nifty IOL Advert Prevents Freedom Of Choice

I don’t know how to replicate it, but today I saw a rather interesting advert on the www.iol.co.za website. Have a look you might still catch it

Will Ferrell Drink His Own Urine?

[ad#468×60] Will Ferrell has recently appeared alongside Bear Grylls on Discovery Channel’s Man vs. Wild. For the first time, Bear Grylls – an ex-Special Forces soldier and survival expert – went on a two-day joint expedition with the comedian in the Swedish hinterland. I love watching Ultimate Survival type programs and I’m so glad a […]

Lady Gaga’s Banned Video

Ok it took some finding but here it is, the banned Lovegame video from Lady Gaga. I must admit I find it quite silly for a ban to be placed on the video, when the lyrics are clearly suggestive. Anyway you decide for yourself. It’s pretty Britney-esque. Personally I think it’s pretty sick.

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