EXCLUSIVE: Markus Jooste, The Blonde Polo Player And A Room With A View – For years, the chattering elites of Stellenbosch and Hermanus have been whispering about the dark side of the “family man” with the golden smile. [news24]
Robert Mugabe Leaves Zimbabwe For First Time Since Coup – A state security official, who chose to remain anonymous because he was not authorised to speak to the media, said Mugabe was accompanied by his family and aides. [huffpostsa]
Durban Cop Removed From The Jacques Pauw Probe – Pauw said Govender’s removal came at a time when he and Myburgh were preparing an urgent court application to the Durban High Court to prevent him from arresting them. [timeslive]
#RhodesWar: Outcry After University Expels Two Anti-Rape Activists For Life – Two student activists have been expelled from Rhodes University for life for their “conduct beyond lawful boundaries” while protesting against rape culture. [news24]
Democrat Doug Jones Wins Alabama Senate Race – The upset delivered an unimagined victory for Democrats and shaved Republicans’ unstable Senate majority to a single seat. [nyt]
Donald Trump Accused Of ‘Slut-Shaming’ Female Senator With Tweet – The US president’s comment about Kirsten Gillibrand, the Democratic senator for New York, came after she called on him to resign over sexual assault allegations. [telegraph]
Facebook Hits Back At Former Executive Chamath Palihapitiya – Facebook has responded to a former executive who said the social network, and other services like it, was “ripping society apart”. [bbc]
Cape Town Tourists Warned To Be In Their Hotel Rooms By 7PM – The tourists are coming, and they’re coming in hot. It seems like some of those visitors are on the receiving end of rather over the top advice. [here]
South Africans Riding The Cryptocurrency Wave – It’s estimated that between 200 000 and 300 00 people in South Africa are now involved in cryptocurrencies. [enca]
Read This If You’re Worried About The ANC Leadership Race Being Rigged – This weekend is a massive one for the future of this country, with ANC delegates voting on the party’s next president. So how can we be sure that it’s free and fair? [here]
How Uber Is Addressing Safety Concerns In South Africa – To address the safety concerns of Uber riders and drivers, the company has introduced various interventions. [mybb]
And Merriam Webster’s Word Of The Year For 2017 Is… – For many, 2017 was a year that defied definition, but that didn’t stop the wordsmiths at Merriam-Webster from looking for deeper meaning. [time]
America And Guns: To Understand That Deadly Obsession, Come To Texas – Without guns, there would be no Texas. [newsweek]
Gift Ngoepe On His incredible Journey To The MLB – and how to get more Africans there – Ngoepe made history by being the first black South African to play in the Major League Baseball (MLB). [mg]
Only Complain When You’re Winning, Boucher Tells Opponents – The Cape Cobras are allegedly furious that the Titans used a ‘B’-team in their final Ram Slam game but the Protea legend is unapologetic. [citizen]
LEGO and Toy Trains – Check Out These Reassuringly Expensive Local Christmas Presents – I’m sure many of you are hoping for bitcoin in your stocking come December 25, but get a load of these local options that don’t come cheap. [here]
Awkward – Tali Babes And Suzelle DIY Do Not Get On At All [Video] – Suzelle DIY has become a household name over the past few years, but now there’s a new challenger to her throne. As you can imagine that hasn’t gone down well. [here]
‘The Last Jedi’ Is The Best ‘Star Wars’ Movie In Decades – A masterful blend of humour, fun, and pathos that bares the souls of its characters and pushes the franchise to new heights. [dbeast]
Bollywood Sexual Harassment – Actors Speak Out On Indian Cinema’s Open Secret. [guardian]
21 Of The Wildest Office Holiday Party Stories We’ve Ever Heard – No matter how many times we warn you against letting loose at the company holiday party, some people just don’t listen. [businsider]
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Local Booze Delivery App Will Save Your Life This Silly Season – We’ve always wondered when someone was going to nail the booze delivery game. It’s now impossible to leave the house without hitting traffic so this is just in time. [cheers]
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Heads Up, We’re Also After Quality Coffee – How many times have you started your road trip with a crummy cup of coffee from a petrol station? We’ve had enough, and thankfully vida e caffè have decided to step up to the plate. [covfefe]
Have A Little Punt On Your Favourite Team This Weekend – No one is saying you have to bet on the Boks or Bafana Bafana, but if you do fancy a flutter then now’s the time to get stuck in. [check it out]
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Everyone’s Talking About Streaming These Days – There’s a world of entertainment out there, but if you want to get with the program then there’s no better place to start than Showmax. [here]
Affordable Cane Furniture – If you’re buying cane or wicker furniture anywhere else, you’re wasting a lot of time and money. These guys import direct from Malawi. Hand-Made cane furniture – buy online and have it delivered! [check it out]
Get R150 Off Your First Uber Ride – If you haven’t tried Uber yet, you’re making a mockery of yourself. Stop riding cheap unreliable taxis with drivers who don’t know if they’re coming or going. Give yourself the private driver treatment with Uber, and get R150 off your first ride! Sign up and boom, you’re done! [check it out]
So These Guys Are Apparently The Top SA Winery Of The Past 10 Years – You’ve tasted Chocolate Block, right? Of course you have, somake sure you arrive at every dinner party with a bottle of the best. [boekenhout]
How Can You Leave Your Dog At Home While You Go To Work? – You say he’s part of the family – yet you’d never leave your human child at home, alone, for the whole day. Drop that little rascal off at Proud Hounds and see the joy in his eyes! [proudhounds]
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