Recent content by Mike Hoxbig

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    Ban on alcohol and cigarettes in South Africa remains

    Please can the Orania secession discussion be taken to another thread?
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    South African Covid-19 News and Discussions 2

    Highest daily increase, but we keep hearing about how they flattened the curve. Government logic...
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    Ban on alcohol and cigarettes in South Africa remains

    Except they're using the pandemic to try and push legislation. Whether smoking is good or bad for ones health, and how many have quit as a result of the ban, is irrelevant. The regulations need to limit the spread, where it cannot be shown that smoking increases the spread...
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    Ban on alcohol and cigarettes in South Africa remains

    Yep they don't seem to have responded to any of the other points that were argued. Dodgy as fsck judgement...
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    Lekker Vegan – Gourmet junk food delivered straight to your door

    He can forage for berries though. Probably feed the kids and sweep the cave too...
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    Here are South Africa's tech companies which pay the highest salaries

    SABC? The one that's surviving on bailouts?
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    LIVE: Supplementary Budget speech

    They keep saying they've flattened the curve. Yet the curve is more exponential than ever. More daily positive cases and deaths than at any point since it hit SA. And they're opening up more of the country which will probably help "flatten the curve" more. But it's cool cos the smoking ban...
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    Ban on alcohol and cigarettes in South Africa remains

    BATSA should just drop out and leave it to FITA. They had their chance much earlier on and blew it. Now it's going to be delayed thanks to them...
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    I am getting Fibre!!!

    Congrats, it's life-changing. The novelty of high speed downloads wears off after a couple of months and you become accustomed to it being normal. Games taking up too much space? Delete and download when you need it. Streaming in 4k (or worst case FHD) becomes normal. I feel like shooting...
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    PlayStation 5 unveiled - All the new games and details

    Geez it looks ridiculous...
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    Do you think comments below articles are valuable?

    Should be in one place IMO, either the forum or the article. Having comments in two different places seems counter-intuitive...
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    Ematic 4K Ultra HD Android TV Box (AGT419) Feedback

    Anyone else have an issue with the Ethernet port? Every time you reboot the box, it doesn't automatically connect to the network port. You have to unplug the cable and plug it back in...
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    DStv asks Premium subscribers to return for live sport

    Hopefully the lockdown managed to cure people of their sport addiction, and they now realise that life can go on without it...