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Sunday, March 11th, 2012

Dancing to the Lijadu Sisters

The music of the Lijadu Sisters can make the twins' fans do all sorts of things.

Tuesday, March 6th, 2012

Shit (some) South Africans say

When the ubiquitous “Shit (People) Say” meme was still popular, and after seeing the genuinely funny Shit Nigerians Say video, I thought about making a video myself about shit South Africans say. Then I saw that someone...

Thursday, January 19th, 2012

The ‘Shit Nigerians Say’ video

EDITED: I promised myself we won’t post any of the “Shit People Say” videos–the best ones I’ve seen: Shit Girls Say; Shit Sri Lankan Mothers Say and Shit White Girls Say … To Black Girls. Others are too stupid, too clever or outlandish;...

Wednesday, December 7th, 2011

Viral Culture: The 2-year old rapper

By midday today almost 120,000 people had viewed the video of 2-year old Khaliyl Iloyi, the son of rappers Roucheon Iloyi and Femi Iloyi (aka smooflow). His parents together form British rap group Royal Priesthood. The fellow...

Wednesday, October 12th, 2011

‘Hipster in Africa’

Sunday, June 13th, 2010

The “South African” Office

10 minute rip-off of successful BBC TV series, “The Office,” for a local Youtube humor channel, NotOnTV.  Little different from the original, with a few nods to local conditions. Also mildly funny in parts with good production...