• Category: Picking Up Stompies
    Picking Up Stompies: Weekend Edition 14/04/2014
    Posted by on Apr 14th, 2014

    Pistorius lied to the media. Oscar Pistorius has now also been accused of lying to the public by the Sunday Times.  The paper alleges that Pistorius, lied to cover up an assault in December 2012 and also… Read More »

    Picking Up Stompies: Weekend Edition 24/03/2014
    Posted by on Mar 24th, 2014

    Ballistic reconstruction of how Reeva Steenkamp died [City Press] Shrien Dewani to be extradited and is due to arrive in South Africa on 8 April to face the courts. Papa wag vir jou [eNCA] Shark… Read More »

    Picking Up Stompies: Weekend Edition 17/3/2014
    Posted by on Mar 17th, 2014

    Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak delivers a statement on Saturday, revealing new information in the search for missing Malaysian flight MH370. Razak suggests that someone on the flight deliberately shut off its communications and tracking… Read More »

    Picking Up Stompies: Weekend Edition 10/3/2014
    Posted by on Mar 10th, 2014

    Reeva shooting mystery deepens [TimesLIVE] New evidence set to be presented in Pistorius trial. Hard forensic evidence will be presented this week [SABC] Eskom – No power cuts expected this week. “The situation is stable at… Read More »

    Picking Up Stompies: Weekend Edition 3/3/2014
    Posted by on Mar 3rd, 2014

    Ellen Degeneres takes an Oscar selfie and it becomes the most retweeted tweet ever taking less than an hour to break the pervious record of 1.2 million retweets. Well played Samsung. [TIME] Oscars 2014: here’s… Read More »

    Picking Up Stompies: Weekend Edition 24/02/2014
    Posted by on Feb 24th, 2014

    Oscar Pistorius was surfing porn on his cellphone the night Reeva Steenkamp was killed. An unnamed source, with intimate knowledge of the investigation, says data recovered from one of Pistorius’s phones recovered at the scene… Read More »

    Picking Up Stompies: Weekend Edition 17/02/2014
    Posted by on Feb 17th, 2014

    Two of the so-called Waterkloof Four convicted murderers have been re-arrested for allegedly smuggling alcohol and having a party inside prison [iol] President Jacob Zuma has denied that security upgrades to his private residence in… Read More »

    Picking Up Stompies: Weekend Edition 10/02/2014
    Posted by on Feb 10th, 2014

    Outrage as Copenhagen Zoo after Marius the giraffe was killed by a bolt to the head, dissected in front of visitors (including children) then fed to the lions [BBC] ANC says the Democratic Alliance (DA)… Read More »

    Picking Up Stompies: Weekend Edition 03/02/2014
    Posted by on Feb 3rd, 2014

    Actor Philip Seymour Hoffman dead of suspected heroin overdose. The Oscar winning actor was found by police in his apartment with a syringe in his arm. He was 46. [Reuters] The Democratic Alliance (DA) has announced… Read More »

    Picking Up Stompies: Weekend Edition 27/01/2014
    Posted by on Jan 27th, 2014

    Justin Bieber arrested on drunken driving, resisting arrest charges [CNN] SA traditional choir Ladysmith Black Mambazo won a Grammy award [Channel 24] Blitzbokke win the Las Vegas Sevens title. The Springbok Sevens team came from… Read More »