Erik Chevalier came up with a “nerd-approved” board game that he used to trick people into giving him money. The people who fell for the trap, ended up giving away over R1 million to a guy that was taking them for a ride. This is what The Doom That Came To Atlantic City was about: [...]
If a home with lavish entertainment areas and exceptional design on a 4,247 square meter plot is what you are after, then this gem in the Franschhoek Valley is the house you’ve been searching for. With pristine finishes and mountain views, the owner of this mansion will literally be sitting in the lap of luxury. [...]
In the latest celeb real estate news, Richard Gere has listed his North Haven home for a hefty R635 million. The 1902 Strongheart Manor is made up of 6,3 acres, two guest houses, an outdoor fireplace pavilion and dock. During Gere’s ownership, the estate has been expanded to include 12 bedrooms and over 1,115 square [...]
During a press junket for his latest film, Bruce Willis had absolutely no enthusiasm about Red 2. The Q & A session with zingy reporter Jamie Edwards had an awkward feel to it, as Bruce and his co-star Mary-Louise Parker were more sarcastic and distracted than involved in the banter. They said that the fun [...]
The Odyssey Marine Exploration based in Tampa, Florida has made a heavy discovery. On Monday, the company that salvages deep-water shipwrecks, recovered over 61 tons of silver bullion from a World War II wreck. The SS Gairsoppa, which was British cargo ship, reportedly sank in February 1941. Greg Stemm, Odyssey’s chief executive officer: This was an extremely complex recovery which was [...]
The latest addition to the royal family has captured the attention of the world. The media have been keeping a close watch on the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and their new baby boy. It’s no wonder that this worldwide attention has resulted in companies wanting to cash in. They’ve been producing merchandise like royal [...]
As soon as Kate was admitted to hospital with early signs of labour, the baby news has not stopped. If you are not all that interesting in following every detail of the baby prince, try these steps to royal baby-proof your computer.
On Monday it was announced that Yahoo will buy back 40 million shares for $1,2 billion (R11 billion) from Loeb. The Yahoo board member is selling back some of his shares and resigning from his post along with three other directors at the end of July.
Kwanele Sosibo and Deshnee Subramany from the Mail & Guardian discuss the comments made by FHM South Africa features editor, Max Barashenkov and editorial assistant Montle Moorosi regarding corrective rape on Barashenkov’s Facebook profile. Did they deserve to get fired?
AshleyMadison.com is the world’s leading infidelity service for married people looking for an affair. In a frank interview with Seth Rotherham on 2oceansvibe Radio, Biderman admitted that his wife would be devastated if he made use of his own service. Click through for the podcast
Russian president and sports fanatic Vladimir Putin put some critics in their place when the Russian team for the World University Games came under criticism for having too many Olympic-level athletes competing in a competition restricted to students.
Is it possible to live with no money? German Heidemarie Schwermer has been doing exactly that for the past 16 years. Her penniless journey has been documented in the film ‘Living Without Money’.
Jeff Wiggill, owner of First Tech Group, was found with gunshot wounds to his head in June 2013 after a reported highjacking. But some believe his death could be linked to the company’s unpaid debts.
By now, you’ve probably let your feelings related to the FHM debacle rage through heated conversation, tweets or blog posts. On Tuesday, the two FHM writers, Montle Moroosi and Max Barashenkov, learnt how fast an asinine comment about rape and twerking could travel. Both men were suspended almost immediately, but after the increased impact of [...]
This is how to get your brand noticed in “advert-saturated” Tokyo. This Tokyo PR agency is using women’s thighs to place adverts.
Nure Bregu attacked slot machines with an axe after reportedly losing over R64,500 in two weeks. The normally quiet 47-year-old man calmly walked into the bar in italy and smashed the machines before calmly walking out again.
The Barbie you know and loved has had a slight make-over. Yes it does actually exist, the Goth Barbie is alive, kicking (figuratively speaking) and being sold more than any other doll in the world. These light skinned, tattooed and hair-dyed Barbies are from the collection called Monster High, designed by one of the world’s [...]
Everyone has a side hustle nowadays. Starting a business is fantastic! You’re living the dream life – the master of your own schedule, your own income, and your own destiny. That is until you hit a funding wall. At some point, you’re probably going to need startup funding. This awesome infographic explains when that will [...]
Is the Internet the new TV? On Thursday House Of Cards become the first online-only series to be nominated for a major Emmy award. The political drama, starring Kevin Spacey, earned nine nominations including best drama. The series was made exclusively for Netflix, the online streaming website and was uploaded in February for viewing. The 13 [...]
Come yesterday, the South African wireless telecommunications provider Telkom is being charged with a doozy. According to Mail & Guardian, the group has to pay R200 million in administrative penalties. This is after the Competition Tribunal found evidence to substantiate that Telkom is abusing its power as the leader of telecoms facilities in the country. [...]
Look, we’ve all thought about buying a wine estate. But never in your wildest dreams did you imagine that the historic Constantia Uitsig estate would be up for grabs. You’ve eaten at La Colombe, right? Well that would be a small part of your new estate.
Local online personality and gadabout, Anton Taylor has produced a video response to FHM staffers Max Barashenkov and Montle Moorosi, following Barashenkov’s statement proposing “corrective rape” for “white people who twerk”.
Ever wondered what the cost of being an Avenger is? Well, it doesn’t come cheap, especially if you’re The Hulk. The infographic below shows everything you need to know about budgeting to be the comic book superhero. From his anger management sessions to his Yoga classes, it’s got it all, including the crazy inflation. Here [...]
If gym isn’t the thing for you, then maybe you need to move to Dubai. According to Emirates 24/7, Dubai is testing the incentive theory. Will people lose weight, if they have something to gain…that isn’t fat? The city is offering, wait for it…two grams of solid gold, if they drop a casual two kilograms [...]
The magazine known for featuring some of the greatest names in music and popular culture history since 1967, has decided it was a good idea to feature terrorists in their latest issue. Click through to see who.
Robert Downey Jr is the man of Hollywood with six of the movies he has starred in earning more than $500 million worldwide. He is gold and every studio wants him to be the star of their next movie but if they want the actor, they will have to pay up.
Chris Reynolds is a PayPal customer. He uses the payments and money transfers Internet brand to buy and sell products on eBay, namely vintage car parts. According to Mashable, the 56-year-old, from a small town called Media in Pensilvania got the biggest shock of his life on Friday when he received his monthly statement. The amount [...]
FHM South Africa has suspended their features editor, for making a joke about corrective rape on his Facebook page. FHM suspended one other employee, Montle Moorosi for his participation in the thread under the status update. The private FB comments made by Max & Montle are indefensible. FHM is taking immediate disciplinary action. — FHM [...]
FHM South Africa features editor, Max Barashenkov has unleashed the hellstorm of the decade on himself and FHM South Africa after comments he made regarding corrective rape on his Facebook profile were screengrabbed and tweeted on Tuesday. In a status update, Barashenkov wrote: “i propose correctional rape and sterilization for any white person who twerks.” [...]
The future Bill Gates is among us. Imagine being considered a millionaire before you’ve reached your 40′s? These strong-minded, young African entrepreneurs have gone with their gut and landed up in the category we all wish and dream about. Here they are, from Forbes itself, the African Millionaires to watch out for. Mohammed Dewji Country: Tanzania [...]