“Someone urgently needs to restore George Clooney’s marbles,” said London mayor Boris Johnson in response to Clooney’s remark regarding the return of the Elgin Marbles to their place of origin. But the Englishmen didn’t stop there. He went on to described Clooney’s comment as “Hitlerian agenda”.
Fast cars, lavish property, booze and parties would be most lottery winners’ first priorities, but not László Andraschek’s. The formerly homeless man vows to support addicts and abused women, after winning R31 Million in the Hungarian lottery.
Awkies. The dreaded half high-five half hand shake. Not only did Tinie Tempah fail at a high-five on camera, he did so with the future king of England. During his performance at the BAFTA Awards, Tempah held out a palm in front of Prince William, and received an awkward shake-five in return.
It’s a good feeling when you finally take the plunge, and move in with your person. But what stock photos of joyous couples won’t tell you is how much of a logistical nightmare cohabitation can actually be. Take a moment to consider that cohabitation amounts to essentially halving the amount of space that you and [...]
Over a century ago, 600 Afrikaner Boer families left South Africa for remote Patagonia. This community survives to this day – but is on the verge of dying out. This is a teaser for the documentary feature film in production, The Boers at the End of the World. Follow the project, here. Read an extensive story [...]
Two films stood out from the rest at this year’s BAFTA Awards. Surprisingly ’12 Years a Slave’ only took home two awards from it’s 10 nominations. It did however win the Best Film award. ‘Gravity’ was the big winner, with six awards in total.
Die Burger has reported that a freelance journalist named Alan Bowen fell from the 26th floor of the Naspers building in the early hours of this morning. His body was discovered in the parking area below.
For nine months the detectives investigating the Oscar Pistorius murder case, have been struggling with Pistorius’s iPhone. It is said that the country’s top police IT experts have had no success at gaining access to Pistorius’s iCloud account.
Because Russia exists, YouTube will never cease to be awesome. The case in point is a traffic collission between a truck transporting gas cylinders and a bus on a Russian highway. What follows is over three minutes of near-constant explosions. It’s almost a joke.
As champagne drinkers and sparkling wine-lovers know, you’re never too old to enjoy bubbles in your drink. Enjoy homemade soft drinks and sparkling creations with a Soda Sparkle starter kit. Giving you everything you need to start making drinks, the Soda Sparkle starter kit is easy and quick to use. Included in the kit are [...]
Two members of the Waterkloof Four have been re-arrested after a video was posted on the Internet, showing them having a party in Pretoria’s Kgosi Mampuru prison. They were re-arrested on claims of allegedly illegally smuggling in alcohol and cellphones into prison.
Viber messaging app sold. Did camera cause Schumacher injury? You won’t believe what mass murderer Anders Breivik is on hunger strike for. NASA reveals truth about weird rock. Snake bite kills Snake Salvation pastor. Local road rage incident leaves man dead. Corpse found on SAA plane.
Gone are the days of driving around endlessly looking for an open parking spot. This site shows, in real-time, the available parking bays in Stellenbosch and a couple of other cities and neighbourhoods in South Africa.
Eminem’s Rapture tour’s South African leg is almost here. With shows on February 26 in Cape Town and 1st of March in Johannesburg, the 13 times Grammy Award winning artist will be the biggest star to hit the SA music scene in 2014 so far. Check out the acts that will support Eminem on his trip to South Africa.
After lobbying the British Council to build a wheelchair ramp, Clare Lally didn’t expect this £40,000 monstrosity. Instead of building something practical the council built something out of a ‘SAW’ movie.
Spoof news network, The Onion have produced an insert titled, ‘Olympic Village Tour: See Where The Athletes Live, Train And Fuck Each Other,’ and it’s pretty much exactly that. Take a look inside the dorms, restaurants, and gymnasiums where these modern day gods and goddesses go crazy on each other’s perfect bodies.
Missed the brouhaha over Flappy Bird? Don’t sweat it, cute stuff. Catch up on the complete narrative with this infographic. Do it before the after work beers, and you just might end up making a valuable contribution to the conversation for once.
“The Truth About Being Single” by US comedian, Paul Gale is probably the most accurate dissection of why you, Miserable Marvin, are alone this Valentine’s Day. Watch it and hate yourself.
Okay Kanye, when your marriage proposal requires its very own trailer, it’s kind of impressive. Watch this sneak peak trailer of Kanye’s proposal to Kim Kardashian.
Hugh Bonneville plays Lord Grantham in the critically-acclaimed television series, Downton Abbey. And it turns out he’s a capital fellow. Here’s an excerpt from a long interview he recently gave. Check it out: How has life changed since Downton? There isn’t a country I’ve been where someone hasn’t come up and said how much they [...]
That’s what Carte Blanche are tuning about this coming Sunday’s Oscar Pistorius special they’re flighting. They are referring to it as the ‘trial of the century’ so best you prepare this Sunday for exactly that. Read this:
In line with the 2008 California model, the second-generation model California T is designed with both leisurely driving and super car racetrack thrills in mind. This front mounted V8 open Gran Turismo with metal folding roof may have a smaller engine, but packs more horse power than its predecessor, while consuming less fuel.
This real life photo of the snow storms in the southern parts of the US, resemble what the aftermath of an alien invasion would look like. Just add a couple of dead aliens with Will Smith walking away on the foreground smoking a cigar and saying a witty catch phrase.
Anyone who has investigated buying outdoor furniture will know of the rude surprise that greets you, when you start shopping around. But don’t fret, we’ve found the cause (and the solution).
Super Rugby kicks off this weekend with the first round of competition involving South African teams only. The Sharks face off against the Bulls at home, while the Cheetahs host a cat fight against the Lions in Flower Fountain. And that means that the myPredictor contest begins, giving you the opportunity to win R1 MILLION! [...]
US Sports Illustrated have forgone the use of only one model clad in a swimsuit for their cover of the 50th Anniversary Issue – we are thankful for it. The two previous covers featured Kate Upton, which was starting to get a bit stale. This issue features the three derrieres of Nina Agdal, Lily Aldridge, and Chrissy Teigen.
Mass flooding all over Southeast England has some parts of the UK looking more like Venice. It is the wettest January the country has seen since 1766. The Thames River is a major concern as more than 1100 homes have flooded along its banks in London during the past weeks.