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  1. Bryn

    PE Prof Gerrit Radder killed in cycling tragedy

    I don't think there's a thread for this yet so I thought I'd create one. Many students from NMMU (now NMU) will remember Prof Radder as a total legend. Crazy to think he's dead now and the holes he must have left in the many circles he was involved with. Easily one of the best lecturers I've...
  2. antowan

    Mandela film not doing well outside South Africa

    http://za.omg.yahoo.com/news/why-hasn-t-mandela-long-walk-freedom-found-235052670.html The Nelson Mandela biopic “Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom” has failed to find a broad audience or generate the awards traction that many observers foresaw prior to its release in early December. The...
  3. LazyLion

    White Zuma, Mandela Painting Rejected

    A painting depicting President Jacob Zuma and former president Nelson Mandela as whites has been removed from an art exhibition in Nelspruit, it was reported on Monday. The art work, created by Kobus Myburgh, was in an exhibition scheduled to open at the Van Riebeeck Hall on Monday, as part...
  4. NeonNinja

    Fake Mandela bank notes emerge

    Just two weeks after being released, counterfeit Mandela notes have emerged. SABC News has a fake hundred rand bill in its possession. The Reserve Bank and the police say they are aware that the new notes have been counterfeited. The new notes were launched with much fanfare. With new and...
  5. LazyLion

    'Separate but equal' comment taken 'out of context,' de Klerk's rep says

    http://edition.cnn.com/2012/05/12/world/africa/south-africa-de-klerk/index.html?hpt=hp_t3 Funny how most of us who can think for ourselves already knew this before his spokeperson had to clarify it for us. :rolleyes:
  6. L

    Mandela guard shoots himself - Dead in guardhouse

    Source: The Times Scary stuff. I have to answer that question though: Obviously safer than if he used the firearm on the VIPs.
  7. LazyLion

    South Africa sickened by Zuma’s Mandela ‘kidnap’

    http://www.thefirstpost.co.uk/46601,features,south-africa-sickened-by-jacob-zumas-kidnap-of-nelson-mandela Accurate news, or sensationalist reporting? :rolleyes:
  8. L

    Mr Mandela No Longer A Prisoner

    Source: News24 I wonder how it was arranged? Did Madiba really go willingly?
  9. L

    Mandela, The Sensitive Leader

    Source: BBC News I thought I'd share this article since it made me smile. I think that Mandela is one of the greatest men that ever lived. I can't help but feel as though the current government is making a mockery of what he fought for... *shrug*
  10. H

    Matt Damon and Morgan Freeman to play Pienaar, Mandela in RWC95 movie

    http://kingmonty.bloghost.co.za/2008/06/10/matt-damon-to-star-in-95-rugby-world-cup That is funny. :D:D:D Surely Damon is too scrawny to play Pienaar? Do the Americans even know what rugby is? :D And Clint Eastwood? He is like the marlboro/camel man, what does he know about rugby??
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