Incoming CT Mayor Plato Has Colourful History With Informants, Intelligence – A police officer previously accused incoming Cape Town mayor Dan Plato of using public funds to pay informants and of conducting intelligence operations. [news24]
Mmusi Maimane Withdraws Candidacy For Western Cape Premier – The DA would meet again later on Tuesday to consider which candidate in the Western Cape would be selected as the DA’s candidate for premier in the province. [timeslive]
North And South Korea: Kim And Moon Hail New Future – South Korean President Moon Jae-in and the North’s Kim Jong-un have hailed a new future for the two Koreas, signing a wide-ranging agreement in Pyongyang. [bbc]
Boy, 16, Arrested For Driving 168km/h In A 60km/h Zone In Father’s GTI – The minor whose name has been withheld was caught speeding during a routine road safety operation on the R55 near Laudium. [news24]
Majority Of South Africans Do Not Want Dagga Legalised, Says ACDP – Rev Kenneth Meshoe said he wanted Parliament to hold an urgent debate following the Constitutional Court’s Tuesday ruling that it was legal to cultivate and consume cannabis for personal use. [iol]
On behalf of the majority of South Africans, hou jou bek.
Trump Says He Feels ‘Terrible’ For Kavanaugh Over Assault Claim – “This is not a man that deserves this,” Trump said Tuesday during a joint press conference with Polish President Andrzej Duda at the White House. [bloomberg]
New Sphinx Uncovered In Egypt – The newly uncovered sandstone statue, believed to be more than 2 000 years old, was revealed during work to lower the groundwater level in an ancient temple. [cnn]
Elon Musk Tweets Prompt Criminal Probe By Justice Department – The Tesla CEO tweeted last month he had secured funding to take the company private. [huffpost]
Turns Out That SA Geologists Can Earn Serious Cash – Some people want to be rich and famous. I’m guessing that if you’re a geologist, just one of those will do you fine. [here]
Sesame Street Disputes Writer’s Claim That Bert And Ernie Are Gay – Children’s show responded that the characters are ‘best friends’ and are ‘puppets and do not have a sexual orientation’. [guardian]
All The Terrible Things You See And Learn As A Guard In A Private Prison – Journalist Shane Bauer worked undercover in a Louisiana prison for four months. What he discovered was shocking. [vice]
How Puerto Rico Became The Newest Tax Haven For The Super Rich – A year after the tragedy of Hurricane Maria, the 51st state has become the favourite playground for extremely wealthy Americans looking to keep their money from the taxman. [gq]
Times Newer Roman Is A Sneaky Font Designed To Make Your Essays Look Longer – Times Newer Roman is a sneaky font designed to make your essays look longer. [verge]
Boks Were Harshly Treated By Ref, Says Kiwi Scribe – A renowned New Zealand writer says the Springboks were “done in” by Welsh referee Nigel Owens during last Saturday’s Rugby Championship encounter. [sport24]
Man Charged With Murder After European Women’s Golf Champion Found Dead On Iowa Course – Barquín, 22, was found dead on Monday on the Coldwater course in Ames after other golfers spotted her abandoned bag and alerted club management. [telegraph]
You’ve Probably Never Heard Of The World’s Most Popular Beer – I know you’re probably sipping on some craft beer, but these guys are selling in excess of 10 billion litres of beer each year. Not that we’ve heard much about it. [here]
Everything That Went Down Inside Governors Ball, The Official Emmys Afterparty – People had a good time. [wmag]
Katie Holmes And Jamie Foxx Spotted Enjoying A Workout Session Together In Atlanta – Katie Holmes and Jamie Foxx aren’t afraid of a little sweat. [people]
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]
It’s Never Been Easier To Be A Kiff Person – Everyone wants to be a good person who feels all warm and fuzzy inside. If you’re not sure where to start, here’s a very deserving charity that needs your help. [bekiff]
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% off the first month’ deal – no strings attached! You can take your 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 directly 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]
Dabbling In The Stock Market Made Easy – Finally, there’s an online investment platform which makes it fun, easy and cheap for anyone to buy shares. Get involved for as little as R5. [easyequities]
So These Guys Are Apparently The Top SA Winery Of The Past 10 Years – You’ve tasted Chocolate Block, right? Of course you have, so make 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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