The Rugby World Cup 2011

Everyone is looking forward to the Rugby World Cup, especially since there is just 14 days to go. I came across this video…can someone please explain to me why the “all blacks” get to hold the trophy at the end of the video? ahhh yes, they are peaking too usual.   AsstasticMore Posts – […]

ANC charges Malema with misconduct

The ANC said on Friday that it had served charges this morning on Julius Malema, president of its youth wing. In a statement the party said: “Comrade Julius Malema has been charged with various violations of the ANC constitution, including bringing the ANC into disrepute through his utterances and statements on Botswana and sowing divisions […]

Shrien Dewani Can Be Extradited

A British judge on Wednesday ruled that Shrien Dewani should be extradited to South Africa to face charges for his wife’s murder. District Judge Howard Riddle said that Dewani can be extradited, pending approval from the UK’s home secretary. Riddle said that “only by going to stand trial can Dewani be acquitted & clear his […]

Foo Fighters Do Falling Down

I’m a big Foo Fighters fan. Dave Grohl in particular just gives that vibe that it’s all about the rock. Driving guitars, heart-pounding drums and growling lyrics tempered with some amazing melodies and a massive dose of stage presence make them one of the bands that appear on my “must see live” list before I […]

Shem Davies Is A Grandfather

Modern Family?

Which makes him quite famous or infamous in the UK depending on how you look at things. Why? Well, Shem has just achieved the notable “accolade” of being named Britains youngest grandfather – aged just 29! Yup, Shem’s family are taking the UK’s teen-pregnancy vibe to a whole new level. To give you the abridged […]

‘Universal’ Number Plates For SA On The Cards – Bad Idea

The transport department is considering introducing uniform vehicle number plates to be used in all provinces, the Business Day reported on Tuesday. Just another money making scheme methinks. Do we really need this? This comes just a few months after Gauteng launched a new series of aluminium number plates. Currently, each province has its own […]

ZAR Faces Closure

Management of the trendy ZAR nightclub in Cape Town have been warned to obtain valid operating licences or face closure. The night spot, which opened in January this year, is operating without liquor, entertainment and business licences. The club, which is owned by business tycoon Kenny Kunene, is housed at the Cape Royale Hotel in […]

Malema Toilet Still Not Enclosed

The toilet Julius Malema posed next to during a pre-election damage-control blitz in the Free State town of Viljoenskroon is still not fully enclosed. Malema, Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula, senior party member Tony Yengeni and Free State Premier Ace Magashule went to the township of Rammolotsi in the wake of the ANC’s own open-toilet saga, […]

Win A Free Ethical Meal – Heres How!

It’s pretty simple really, here’s how you do it. Randal over at

Protesters Remind Zuma Of Promises

Thousands of ANC members embarked on a protest in Port St Johns, Eastern Cape to remind President Jacob Zuma to fix disputes over local government election candidates lists, the Dispatch Online reported on Wednesday. Zuma promised before the local government elections that the disputes over candidates lists would be sorted out. About 2 000 ANC […]

Athol Trollip Is A Very Naughty Boy

For those of you who don’t know, Athol Trollip is the leader of the opposition in the National Assembly and a very well respected member of the DA. He has quite a list of achievements to his name, however email ettiquette is obviously not amongst them as evidenced by his faux pas last week. It […]

The Castle Of Good Hope Is Falling Apart

Well maybe. The government is pumping more than R1 million into the restoration of the Castle of Good Hope – raising concerns that the country’s oldest building is falling apart. The maintenance started in May and includes the reinforcement of walls and fixing of roof leaks. The decision to do the work was taken after […]

FF+ Slams Malema ‘land grab’ Talk

Freedom Front Plus leader Pieter Mulder on Sunday called on farmers to “safeguard” themselves, following ANC Youth League president Julius Malema’s vow earlier in the day to “take the land without payment”. In a statement, he warned that Malema’s comments on land ownership were “taking us back to the period before 1994, when violence and […]

Worlds Sexiest Women 2011 – It’s A Guy Thing

Yolanda Nieman

FHM Modelbook chicks got enough votes to get themselves into the FHM 100 Sexiest Women in the World 2011 list. FHM must be so proud! AsstasticMore Posts – Website

The Parlotones To Support Cold Play

The Parlotones have been chosen to support Coldplay, who will be performing live for the first time ever in South Africa on Wednesday 5th October at Cape Town Stadium and Saturday 8th October at the Soccer City Complex, FNB Stadium Johannesburg. The tour is presented by 94.5 KFM, 94.7 Highveld Stereo and M-Net. The Parlotones […]

Local Adventurer To Ride 1000km Across Mongolia On Horseback


11 days – 1,000kms – 1 cause Local adventurer, entrepreneur, and humanitarian, Paul Erskine, is currently in training to ride 1,000 km across Mongolia on horseback for 11 days in August. The Mongol Derby is the longest horse race in the world, consisting of riding semi-wild Mongolian horses through the remote wilderness of Asia, and […]

It’s Magic – The Parlotones

This is the picture I stole off their website. You can go oggle it here

Remember I wrote about The Parlotones’ new album Eavesdropping on the songs of Whales here? Well it’s here! Yay yay yay! but it’s not on the net yet… boooooo M-Net has launched a brand new campaign full of colours, creativity and music from South Africa’s favourite band, The Parlotones, “evoking” that Magic feeling. The creation […]

Another Racist Comment By Malema

ANC Youth League president Julius Malema yesterday said the league had no interest in befriending white people as they were against its policy proposals, which were aimed at ensuring that the black majority took control of the country’s economy. It’s pretty clear that this guy is nothing more than a racist on a soapbox. Consider […]

Zapiro Zaps Zuma – Again


Jonathan Shapiro – better know as Zapiro – has taken another massive dig at Jacob Zuma which may well see him getting slapped with another lawsuit by the president. You may recall the below cartoon that caused a massive stir in government a few years ago and led to JZ taking out a lawsuit against […]

The Best Guesthouse In Town

Yesterday Joe Social and I went over to our mate Bill’s Guesthouse. We were looking for a place to have staff breakfasts and work functions at an affordable price, he suggested we come by and have a look to see if his spot would be suitable. Home away from home I tell you! Bonus? It’s […]

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