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South Africa

Beer Inspiration

What would you do if you knew you could not fail?

~ from the wall of the wife of Matt,
owner of Upslope Brewing Co.

Anthony Hopkins Really Did Say This

“My philosophy is: It’s none of my business what people say of me and think of me. I am what I am and I do what I do. I expect nothing and accept everything. And it makes life so much easier.”

~ Sir Anthony Hopkins ~
He really did say this in an interview with
The UK Telegraph in a Jan 2011
Read the whole article, it’s insightful

South African Banking Fleece

In South Africa’s apparent competitive environment, it seems big name companies that are supposed to be in competition often work together to fleece the consumer. Banks are no different. It was with disgust that I read in this article exactly how much South Africans have to pay banks to handle…

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Vuvuzela Set to Take Over the World

It’s just the nature of being South African; we love South African things. And the biggest thing to come out of South Africa since Charelize Theron and Pronto Condoms, is the Vuvuzela! Previously the Vuvuzela was used in moderation at football games around South Africa, and thinking back to the…

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World Cup Also Has Football Action

I’ll be the last person you’ll ever see at a screening of a regular football (soccer) game, yet, like many, I find the World Cup irresistible. And it’s not just because I’m from South Africa either. Fine, a large part of me is drawn to the 2010 FIFA World Cup…

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