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Question Time

If a Zimbabwean marries a Nigerian, is their child called an Ogazim?

I miss you, Scope magazine

“To hear many religious people talk, one would think God created the torso, head, legs and arms, but the devil slapped on the genitals.”  – Don Schrader I love porn. There, I said it. But not for the reasons you may think. I think explicit imagery is important as a contrast to the majority of […]


If you’ve ever been fired, dumped, evicted or displaced, you know how a sudden shift in your circumstances can rattle your sense of identity in unexpected ways. Without that job title, will you have the same mojo? In a different house, on a different street, will you still feel at peace with yourself? Without your […]


So I met this writer named Iris Jumbe a little while ago, and she interviewed me for a new website she recently launched. She’s an interesting character, and the interview is up on www.fontanians.com if you wanna check it out. Head = swelling considerably. Balls = titanium. Spain = awesome.

Thank you, Herald

Okay, whoever the sub-editors at The Herald are, they’re just taking the piss. Shakira was, however, expected to leave the country yesterday. The pop star has shook the whole continent by her World Cup song Waka Waka, which contains lyrics from a popular Cameroonian song. The Latin-pop superstar, born Shakira Mebarak Ripoll in the coastal […]