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Are you switching off this Saturday?

By Amanda • Mar 25th, 2010 • Category: Go Green

Earth Hour is this Saturday, 27 March, at 08:30pm. Take a stand against climate change. Are you going to switch off for an hour?

No vaginas allowed

By Amanda • Mar 18th, 2010 • Category: LGBTI

The word vagina doesn’t belong on campus, says Tuks.

Julius Malema found guilty of hate speech and harassment

By Amanda • Mar 16th, 2010 • Category: LGBTI

Malema found guilty of hate speech and harassment, ordered to pay R50 000 to a centere for abused women and make a public apology.

British bobsleigher gets bum deal

By Amanda • Jan 20th, 2010 • Category: YouTube

A friend forwarded me this video, from the British newspaper, The Telegraph. “How awful,” she exclaimed. “Imagine having your crack [...]

Bob Marley’s Jammin will never be the same again

By Amanda • Oct 29th, 2009 • Category: YouTube

“Hope you like Germans too”…

Nuwe toneelstuk: Die Storie van die Vertaalde Mense

By Amanda • Oct 21st, 2009 • Category: Entertainment

Kom sien hierdie wonderlike toneelstuk, by die “Theatre in the District”, in Kaap Stad.

New play: The Story of the Translated People

By Amanda • Oct 21st, 2009 • Category: Entertainment

Dust off your Afrikaans and come and see this hilarious play, at the “Theatre in the District”, Cape Town.

Stakeholders need to come to the party and step up

By Amanda • Oct 14th, 2009 • Category: Humour

Has the conversation in your office degenerated into a quagmire of meaningless terms?

OMG-must-share video of the day

By Amanda • Oct 9th, 2009 • Category: YouTube

This guy is incredible! (And has a great 6-pack)!

100 greatest YouTube hits… in 4 minutes

By Amanda • Oct 7th, 2009 • Category: YouTube

How many do you recognise?

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

By Amanda • Oct 1st, 2009 • Category: Feature story, Health

The good news is, the 5-year survival rate is 98%, if caught early. Check your breasts every month… Men too!

Rocking The Daisies

By Amanda • Sep 29th, 2009 • Category: Go Green

A completely carbon-neutral music festival? It is possible!

The 7 most inappropriate products for children

By Amanda • Sep 22nd, 2009 • Category: Humour


Customise your surfing experience with GreaseMonkey

By Amanda • Jun 19th, 2009 • Category: WebFerret

The web, the way you want it.

YouTube – Slow loris loves getting tickled

By Amanda • Jun 8th, 2009 • Category: YouTube

Beware of cuteness factor.