US Couples Clutching AR-15 Rifles Renew Wedding Vows – Hundreds of parishioners gathered at a Pennsylvania church Wednesday to exchange or renew their wedding vows — some clutching unloaded AR-15 rifles, according to CNN affiliate WFMZ-TV. [cnn]
Secret Documents From Russia’s Election Trolls Leak – An online auction gone awry reveals substantial new details about how the Kremlin-backed troll farm ginned up IRL protests and targeted specific Americans to push their propaganda. [beast]
Trump To Impose Sweeping Steel And Aluminum Tariffs – President Trump said on Thursday that he would impose stiff tariffs on imports of steel and aluminum, making good on a key campaign promise and rattling stock markets as the prospect of a global trade fight appeared imminent. [nyt]
A Deal Is Reached to Sell The Weinstein Company – Earlier this month, a deal between deep-pocketed investors negotiating to purchase The Weinstein Company nearly cratered several times, putting the company at high risk of declaring bankruptcy. [vult]
India Is Bursting Into A Thick Plume Of Colours Today! – Spring is no spring in India if it isn’t heralded by a nationwide burst of colours. And today (March 02) is that day. [qz]
This Black-Owned Investment Fund Went Big On JoJo Tanks Before Drought Became Big Business – While much of the investment community was still clawing their way back from the financial crisis in 2012, the then four-year-old Pan African Private Equity (PAPE) Fund Managers was considering what water scarcity would mean. [busins]
Cape Town’s Restrictions Force Homeless To Beg For Water – “If the toilets were locked, then I went to the beach, but now there is no water in the showers, so I just use the sea… It’s better than nothing.” [huff]
Rassie Plans Quick Bok Recovery – New Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus believes that it won’t take long for the national team to rise back up to the top of the world rankings. [n24]
Petra Ecclestone’s Ex-Husband James Stunt Slams Her Dad Bernie As A ‘C-List Celebrity Dwarf’ – But Sister Tamara Hits Back – The couple were married for six years before being granted a quickie divorce last October after an acrimonious split. [sun]
Easily The Coolest Thing We’ve Seen Found Inside A South African Barn – I don’t know what you’d expect to find tucked away at the back of a farm’s barn, but I’m thinking rusty tools and owl droppings. This is quite the find. [here]
Declassified Spy Papers Reveal A 1981 Attempt To Assassinate Queen Elizabeth II In New Zealand – Declassified intelligence documents released Thursday reveal that a mentally disturbed teenager attempted to assassinate Queen Elizabeth II while she was visiting New Zealand in 1981. [time]
‘Jesus Was The First To Decriminalise Sex Work’ – Banner At Cape Town Church – Reverend Alan Storey of the Central Methodist Mission, together with members of the Asijiki Coalition for the Decriminalisation of Sex Work, on Thursday hoisted a banner over the church steeple in support of the decriminalisation of sex work. [n24]
Dragons’ Den Goes Mobile – Pitch Your SA Business Idea To Big Name Experts Via Instant Chat – The problem with running your idea past your mates, is they’re not going to tell you it sucks. Only by the time you’re R50 000 down will you realise the glaring error you missed at the start. [here]
Robbie Williams Opens Up About His Mental Health Struggles – Robbie Williams has opened up about his mental health, stating that he feels like he has a “disease that wants to kill me […] in my head”. [huff]
Yes, SMILF Means Exactly What You Think It Does – If you had to hazard a guess at what SMILF means, you would probably be right. How about the new series showing the struggles of a single mom? [here]
Bobby Brown Doesn’t Think Drugs Killed Whitney Houston – Six years after Whitney Houston’s death, her ex-husband says he doesn’t think drugs played a part in the superstar’s accidental drowning, which a coroner ruled also owed in part to the effects of “cocaine use.” [cnn]
Jared Kushner And Ivanka Trump Came To Washington Seeking Power And Glamour. They’ll Leave With Neither – Jared and Ivanka are just the latest in a long line of presidential family members who didn’t exactly bowl Washington over. But they’re also the lamest. [beast]
DON’T SAY WE DIDN’T TELL YOU…
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Buy Any Product From Websites That ‘Don’t Ship To SA’ – One of our most exciting partners offers you a PO Box in US, UK or Hong Kong, for you to deliver overseas online purchases to. Postbox Courier handles it from there – getting the package to you in under a week. [more]
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The Ultimate Tool For Every Business Owner And Potential Employee – Whether you’re looking for a career change, or your business needs to find the best person for the job, Fortune 500 company ManpowerGroup SA have you covered. [hired]
Everyone’s Talking About Bitcoin And It’s Time You Got Involved – Buy Bitcoin right now from your phone with Luno’s incredibly simple to use app. Takes five minutes. [luno]
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]
Guaranteed: You Don’t Have To Pay Full Price For A 5-Door MINI – It’s quite easy to pay less than anyone else for a brand new MINI. [check it out]
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]
First Month Storage Space 50% Off At Stor-Age – Whether you need a locker for a bicycle or a garage for your house contents, Stor-Age has the space you need. And they’re offering a special 50% offer the first month deal – no strings attached! You can take you stuff out after one month – no problem! [check it out]
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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