Month: May 2015

Take it with a spoonful of salt

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A person sitting across you at a wedding reception is busy blowing his horn: “You know five years ago, I took a risk and bought my first Nissan bakkie in order to deliver popcorn to schoolchildren. Today, I not only own a fleet of trucks, but the entire popcorn plantation itself.” All the while, he is eating so much that he didn’t see biryani before!  Everyone thinks:  “This guy is such a thriller,” but what we read in the media daily is far worse than that.

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The X Word Raises Its Ugly Head Again

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No religion in the world condones Xenophobia, except for one. This religion is the dominant one today, practiced by many who already have another “cover-up” religion called Islam, Christianity or Hinduism. One of the hallmarks of this religion is that everyone practices it, but everyone denies it. It’s called “Capitalism, Greed and Exploitation.”

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