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Jeep: a 4-letter word?

You would never have guessed this, but it turns out that Jeep South Africa are trendsetters in the field of automobile...

Jeep: a 4-letter word?
posted on: May 10, 2013 | author: Chris

Where I’ve been

The blue bits. Sadly, only 16% of the world. A lot left to...

Where I’ve been
posted on: Mar 28, 2013 | author: Chris

Our thugged-out asses: SONA

Jacob Zuma’s 2013 State of the Nation Speech done gangsta style: Honourable members, Fellow Downtown...

Our thugged-out asses: SONA
posted on: Feb 14, 2013 | author: Chris

JM Coetzee citation

Today, Monday 10 December 2012, that superb writer JM Coetzee gave the graduation speech at the University of...

JM Coetzee citation
posted on: Dec 10, 2012 | author: Chris

Zapiro vs Gary Larson

Love how these two cartoons speak to each other.  Godzille the monster, Zuma the surprised innocent...

Zapiro vs Gary Larson
posted on: Nov 29, 2012 | author: Chris

Bond. Jacob Bond.

The Jacob Zuma bond saga has spawned the #thenamesBondJacobBond meme. read about it on the Mail &...

Bond. Jacob Bond.
posted on: Nov 22, 2012 | author: Chris

African News Innovation Finalists

Forty (40) pioneering digital journalism projects have been shortlisted as finalists in the inaugural $1 million...

African News Innovation Finalists
posted on: Sep 11, 2012 | author: Chris

Minor rant

Normally, I’d save this stuff for a column, but I feel like ranting in a space where I don’t have to be too...

Minor rant
posted on: Aug 24, 2012 | author: Chris

The Trouble With Tech

Can’t remember when or why I wrote this little piece. Might have been the start of a column. Found it on an old...

The Trouble With Tech
posted on: Jul 3, 2012 | author: Chris

POIB condoms

We did this fake radio ad at the M&G, spoofing the government’s pro-POIB (Protection of Information Bill)...

POIB condoms
posted on: Apr 3, 2012 | author: Chris

Kony 2012: what it is

This is an excerpt of a 3000 word analysis of the Kony 2012 video, that I wrote for the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung. If...

Kony 2012: what it is
posted on: Apr 2, 2012 | author: Chris

Nonhle vs DJ Fresh

Nonhle Thema is famous for tweeting outrageous things at suspiciously early hours of the morning. Here are a few...

Nonhle vs DJ Fresh
posted on: Feb 1, 2012 | author: Chris

Zombie flash mob vid

Filmed a random Zombie flash mob on rollerblades, in Madrid on Halloween...

Zombie flash mob vid
posted on: Nov 7, 2011 | author: Chris

Congrats! You’re my 1 trilliont...

A momentous occasion in the history of the interwebs. All over the world, websites have simultaneously hit 1 million...

Congrats! You’re my 1 trillionth visitor!
posted on: Jul 20, 2011 | author: Chris

Bought in Buenos Aires

I thought it’d be fun to post some of the ridiculous things I bought in Buenos Aires last week. Amazing the...

Bought in Buenos Aires
posted on: Nov 7, 2010 | author: Chris

The UP Assignment

Hello, Potential People of the Media Tribunal This is your assignment. It has no specified length – that’s...

The UP Assignment
posted on: Sep 29, 2010 | author: Chris

How to drink wine

Received a press release from the strangely named Hot Salsa Media (boy, all the good names really are taken), praising...

How to drink wine
posted on: Sep 7, 2010 | author: Chris

‘It was a dark and stormy night...

For my second lecture to the absolutely delightful, if a little smelly, University of Pretoria journalism students,...

‘It was a dark and stormy night’
posted on: Sep 3, 2010 | author: Chris

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