Usain Bolt Urges Other Athletes To Save Athletics – He will be competing for the last time at the World Athletics Championships in London, which begin Friday. [cnn]
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Trump ‘Weighed In’ On Son’s Statement About Russian Meeting – Trump Jr initially said the meeting was about Russian adoption before acknowledging he was offered damaging material on Hillary. The president’s lawyer had denied POTUS made any input to the statement. [bbc]
Boy Scouts ‘Unaware’ Of Call Trump Said He Received – Donald said after his speech at the Boy Scouts National Jamboree, the head of the Boy Scouts called and told him it was the greatest speech that was ever made to them. But the organisation said they are unaware of any call. [time]
The Story Behind The Secret Vote And Why Our Speaker Is So Coy About It – With a week to go before the seventh motion of no confidence‚ and the ANC battling to suppress MPs from rebelling‚ there is no indication whether Mbete would grant the secret ballot. [timeslive]
South Africa Should Consider Help From The IMF To Fix Its Economy – The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has recently produced a comprehensive view which deserves to be considered. [theconversation]
Dagga Trial To Be Broadcast – Johannesburg residents, Jules Stobbs and Myrtle Clarke are taking seven government departments to court to force the legalisation of cannabis. [enca]
Here’s How Uber’s Pricing Compares To Metered Taxis In Jozi – So you’ve touched down in Jozi (sorry), and now you need to get around. Here’s a handy look at what you’re going to be forking out along the way. [here]
Is The New York Times Vs. The Washington Post Vs. Trump The Last Great Newspaper War? – One has greater global reach and fifth-generation family ownership; the other has Jeff Bezos as its deep-pocketed proprietor. Both, however, still face an existential foe. [vanityfair]
Nine Things That Make A Man More Likely To Rape Or Beat A Woman – Men who abuse women have often been victims of maltreatment themselves resulting to the intergenerational cycling of abuse. [bhekisa]
Are The Days Of The 99 Ice Cream Cone Numbered? – With the amount of ice cream sold dropping globally, manufacturers are starting to experiment with exotic flavours to whet flagging appetites. [bbc]
Bitcoin Splits In Two – The digital currency has officially forked and split in two: bitcoin cash and bitcoin. [businsider]
Two-Day Hike In The Montagu Mountain Reserve – The highlights were the ochre mountains, surprisingly lush gorges, amazing views of the surrounding mountains and towns, and a braai under stars with not another soul in sight. [ctc]
South African Teams Cheetahs And Southern Kings Join Expanded Pro14 – Each conference will be made up of two Welsh and two Irish teams, with one representative each from Scotland, Italy and South Africa. [guardian]
This Cow Looks So Much Like Gene Simmons That KISS Might Sue Him – Genie, who was born only a few days back on July 28, bears an uncanny resemblance to Simmons’ KISS alter-ego The Demon. [uproxx]
‘Carpool Karaoke’: Go On The Road Again In Star-Studded New Trailer – Final preview for Apple Music’s ‘Late Late Show’ spinoff confirms celebrity pairings that will hitch ride together. [rollingstone]
Every Stephen King Movie, Ranked From Worst to Best – As his canvas (and reputation) has expanded over the years, his work has been turned into dramas, comedies, musicals, and even a Bollywood movie. [vulture]
Channing Tatum Admits To An Unfortunate Parenting Problem – During an appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live, Tatum shared some of the unfortunate parenting challenges he’s experiencing. [time]
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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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