• Tag: controversial
    Charly’s Bakery makes Oscar Pistorius meme cookies…they don’t go down well [pics]
    Posted by on Feb 26th, 2014

    Legendary Cape Town confectionary Charly’s Bakery has been left with egg on their face (see what i did there..cake making pun, geddit? Same as the headline.Whatever.) and apologised for their controversial batch of Oscar Pistorius… Read More »

    Here’s the controversial Obama selfie at the Mandela memorial service [pic]
    Posted by on Dec 11th, 2013

    A photo of US President Barack Obama taking a smiling selfie at the memorial service of Nelson Mandela in Johannesburg yesterday is getting global attention with critics calling it disrespectful and lacking in decorum. Obama… Read More »

    UCT Exposed blog and Facebook page sparks controversy and complaints [pics]
    Posted by on Sep 12th, 2013

    A University of Cape Town blog and Facebook page titled ‘UCT Exposed’ has caused an outcry amoungst students and several complaints for it to be removed were recieved…even calls for the student responsible to be… Read More »

    US man confesses on Youtube to killing a man when drunk driving [video]
    Posted by on Sep 10th, 2013

    It’s a few days old, but i’ve only watched the video now and if you havn’t seen it then have a look. A man from Ohio in the US posted a YouTube video in which… Read More »

    Die Antwoord release controversial music video for Cookie Thumper [video]
    Posted by on Jun 19th, 2013

    Ya hey…Die Antwoord have released the music video for their single ‘Cookie Thumper’ and it’s immediately been branded as controversial…well it is Die Antwoord and with lyrics like ‘VAN MY PUNANI, JA JYS LEKKER JAS… Read More »

    South African parliament has passed the controversial secrecy bill
    Posted by on Apr 25th, 2013

    The South African parliament has passed the controversial ‘secrecy bill’. 189 votes in favour of the protection of state information bill and 74 against. Sorry what was that..i can’t hear you over the sound of… Read More »

    Outrage over published UCT poll on which race is the most attractive [pic]
    Posted by on Apr 4th, 2013

    A recent article in the University of Cape Town official student newspaper has sparked outrage for including a pie chart titled ‘UCT votes on most attractive race’. The Varsity News is recieving numerous complaints and… Read More »

    TIME magazine’s controversial Oscar Pistorius cover [pic]
    Posted by on Feb 28th, 2013

    As if South Africa needs any more bad publicity the latest cover of TIME magazine has just been revealed and it’s not going down well with South Africans. It features Oscar Pistorius on the cover… Read More »

    Why was the Francois Botha vs Sonny Bill Williams title fight only 10 rounds? [pic]
    Posted by on Feb 8th, 2013

    Ok so i’m not sure if you just watched the WBA heavyweight title fight between South Africa’s Francois Botha and New Zealand’s Sonny Bill Williams, but i just wanted to say i call bullsh*t. Williams… Read More »

    Top Danish fishing magazine in hot water for printing naked women getting frisky with fish [NSFW pics]
    Posted by on Jan 24th, 2013

    Meanwhile in Denmark. A leading fishing magazine, Fisk & Fri, is coming under fire for publishing pics of fish…and some naked women thrown in for extra background effect. Some people are calling it genius offensive… Read More »