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Final curtain call: Bye-bye CPUT
3 days ago
Now, as many of you may know, I am a final-year Journalism student at the Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT), completing the practical part of my studies at the FunDza Literacy Trust. Next week I’ll be submitting my portfolio for Media Practice 3 and my time as an undergrad Journalism student will finally have…
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My top 10 romantic-est movies of all time
a week ago
Looking for a nice soppy romance to cuddle up with bae with? Check out my top ten tear-jerker, ‘snuggle up with boyfie’ movies. Being a girly girl myself, I definitely know what I’m talking about. Enjoy, ladies! Looking for a nice soppy romance to cuddle up with bae with? Check out my top ten tear-jerker,…
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What’s in this Spring?
2 weeks ago
Good morning, spring! September 1st marked the beginning of both spring and the last quarter of the year, as we wrap up 2017 and prepare ourselves for 2018. As you know, it has taken the weather some time to play ball. Spring is my personal favourite season (well, actually, summer is, but same difference, right?)…
Metrorail Mondays
A Lost Tradition
6 days ago
“Did you hear that Metrorail is on the brink of a collapse?” A young commuter turns to his fellow passenger. “What do you mean a collapse?” The fellow passenger asks. “Well, it’s financially ruined.” The younger commuter is obviously shocked. “Oh, isn’t that old news? I thought that happened a long time ago,” his fellow…
Metrorail Mondays
Appreciating Life
2 weeks ago
Finally it’s here; not the train, but bright sunny mornings with clear blue skies. The train is five minutes away according to the voicemail lady. Five minutes feel like forever when you’re in a hurry. “Excuse me, what is the right time? Please I think my watch is either fast or behind,” a guy asks…
Metrorail Mondays
Four Seasons Day
a month ago
It feels like spring is playing hide and seek. It’s getting us excited with glimpses of what’s to come. Perhaps it knows something that we are not aware of. The subconscious awareness triggered a conversation between a vendor and a commuter. “Ek se girl djy’s darem kot gekap. Spring is nog biesag om haa yt…
Kultcha Jam
Whose Colour Is It Anyway?
3 weeks ago
In pop culture news last week, Cardi B made musical history by becoming the first female rapper to snag a number one spot in the charts in the last 20 years. Lauryn Hill held the title all this time and now Cardi B takes the baton for the summer hit, Bodak Yellow. The opinions have…
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The Attack of The Memes
4 weeks ago
The other day my profile picture on WhatsApp was of the famous Salt Bae, and my mom had to ask, “Who’s that in your picture?” Of course I tell her I don’t personally know Salt Bae, but the meme was too good not to share. “A meme? What’s a meme?” I don’t actually remember seeing…
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Fishing, anyone?
a month ago
Welcome to the world of catfishing Ever heard a story from a friend or a friend’s friend about finding love online? A Facebook add from a stranger can turn into friendship, the friendship blossoms into something more and at the push of a key, you’re suddenly in a cyber-relationship. Social media means no barriers. You…