ZANews: Zuma, De Villiers, and Percy Montgomery’s hair

By Alex Eliseev 16 October 2009

South Africa's favourite new puppets take the internetwaves to skewer the famous and the mighty.

It’s the news show you could mistake for satire: ZANews. In this edition it ponders the big issues, like whether a bad hair day is punishment enough for Percy Montgomery and what the chances are that the chicken wing could oust the left wing as the dominant force in Tripartite politics.



Fudging, obfuscation and misdirection hobble the route to the nitty-gritty of expropriation

By Marianne Merten

"Joyfully to the breeze royal Odysseus spread his sail and with his rudder skillfully he steered." ~ Homer