By the end of his career, Serge Ibaka, a Congolese basketball national who plays professional basketball for the Oklahoma Thunder in the American NBA League, will probably be best remembered for the antics in the video above. (For those who don’t watch TV this weekend was the NBA’s “All Star Weekend”–basically a big party for sponsors and marketers–and Ibaka competed in the “Slam Dunk Contest.” The eventual winner, Blake Griffin, was even more ridiculous.

Further Reading

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Engaging seriously with Winnie Madikizela-Mandela’s life could help us understand how South Africa got where it is and where it’s going.