In the Game of Thrones sense of the phrase; winter is coming.
Ok, not quite – it’s Africa. Even in mid-July there’s a distinct possibility that at some stage of the afternoon you’ll be in nothing but a T-shirt drinking a beer in the sunshine. As a result, we as Africans live in complete denial of winter as a concept. Houses, restaurants, everything is designed to bask.
Then the icy winds start.
And we scatter. Screaming. Like the season is a Godzilla-like anomaly…Continue
Posted on April 30, 2013 at 8:55
An entire generation of young hipsters are wearing Bill Cosby jerseys in the name of irony* and vintage apparel. Blatantly ignoring the fact that my youth is now termed “vintage” (I’m 31), one can only interpret the irony in that alluding to the fact that they are, by design**, hideous. Even at the age of 5, this was an irony I was aware of whilst watching The Cosby Show in days…Continue
Posted on June 27, 2012 at 16:00 — 2 Comments