Sunday, October 21, 2007

Africana* from the Southern Tip

The Rugby World Cup, now WON by the Springboks, gave, er...rise..to some interesting images.


The act above could be described as a Boknaai.


...and a friend of a friend...our own calender girl, posing before the match...



Africana: materials, such as books, documents, or art objects, relating to the history or culture of African peoples

11 comments:

  1. - Uh, mommy, what is the antelope doing?

    - Don't look, my darling, that's, uh, how they keep up with foreign affairs down there. Diplomats, you know?

    - Really? I want to be a diplomat when I grow up.

    [Mother chokes]

    - Or maybe a rugby player. Mom, do rugby players also know about diplomacy?

    - Oh yeah, they practise it all the time on the field, and then their fans draw about it.

    - Mom, the dog doesn't look happy.

    - Son, diplomacy is not always the easy way out. Or in.

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  2. And when the rugby players are bad, they go to Kamp Staaldraad to learn to become diplomats...

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  3. Hey, I actually heard about that. Not their finest moment, I guess. By the way ROTFLIV meant Rolling On The Floor Laughing In Vancouver, I have to face my jury.

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  4. Hmm. I will have to deliver punishment for hiding behind obscure geekspeak in person. I have just bought new black patent leather boots, you know.

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  5. Oh, sorry...that's Whippin' Up A Storm In Black Patent Leather Boots.

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  6. And then the sky cracked open and thunder rolled over the city briefly illuminated by lightning, as the rain fell hard at the command of a pair of black leather boots. And the geek stood in the rain, humbled and mesmerized. These were a fine pair of boots, powerfully worn by the nicest legs on the planet... ;-)

    My god, this is Harlequin stuff! ;-) LOL. I must have a fever.

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  7. For a geek you clean up real good, son!

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  8. oh GAWD!!!! I'm glad Keith doesn't have a blog, or the two of us would be just like the two of you.

    :-)

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  9. Whatever...:-)

    Is he not allowed to leave comments on your blog???

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  10. Jislaaik!

    Wat de dingess doen die Springbok met die Britse Bulhond? Sies!

    15-6 'n goeie Boknaai!!

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  11. Chris, what do you mean like the two of us? Charming and witty, or obnoxious and cheesy? ;-)

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