Tuesday, September 26, 2006

Spitting Mad

From an article on iol today, titled "Zuma Provokes Ire Of Homosexuals"

Speaking at Heritage Day celebrations in KwaDukuza on Sunday, Zuma said: "When I was growing up an ungqingili (a gay) would not have stood in front of me. I would knock him out."

The Sowetan quoted Zuma as saying that same sex marriages were "a disgrace to the nation and to God".

What kind of heritage will we have to celebrate, 5 years from now?

"The stage is set to rip the wings from the
Pull the curtain back
Kill all the

Thursday, M.Shepard

Life's all about free hats

Get tested for HIV and get a free 'UCT - taking responsibility' hat! Seriously! Unless they've run out of hats but then you get a water bottle!

But ye, go, get tested - for reasons, see previous post. If you're not at UCT try ATICC in plumstead (021 797 3327). It's also free but you need to make an appointment.

Now to figure out how to type with my post-fingerprick-test sore finger...

Tuesday, September 19, 2006

Real AIDS Statistics

A survey published in 2004 found that South Africans spent more time at funerals than they did having their hair cut, shopping or having barbecues. It also found that more than twice as many people had been to a funeral in the past month than had been to a wedding (source: www.avert.org)

Monday, September 18, 2006

Error & Error

Winston Churchill Quote:

"The United States invariably does the right thing,
after having exhausted every other alternative."

Another, brought on by listening to microbiologists all week
(me, not Winston Churchill):

"The water was not fit to drink. To make it palatable,
we had to add whisky. By diligent effort, I learnt to like it."

make it a double...

Friday, September 08, 2006

Italian sheep