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Mon 10 Apr 2017, 14:03 pm
If there is one thing I hate, it is arrogance. I loathe it; I cannot stand pompous, self-centred, egocentric, bigoted and arrogant people. My pastor remarked the other da...
Mon 03 Apr 2017, 16:11 pm
It’s often thought or said that heavy drinkers contribute nothing to society. The word ‘drunkards’ says it all. It is not flattering at all.
Mon 27 Mar 2017, 17:30 pm
I could not believe my eyes, I still can’t. The whole time I watched I was tense; it felt like I was part of it. It went on and on and seemed to go on forever.
Mon 20 Mar 2017, 17:28 pm
The fight against rudeness is very serious. It is the fight for your well being and the well being of others. To be treated rudely is to be denigrated, and when done regu...
Mon 13 Mar 2017, 17:23 pm
Of all the names they could dream of, they chose this one. While other countries got to name their towns, cities, small villages and streets with cool names such as Holly...
Mon 06 Mar 2017, 16:24 pm
Every day when I wake up, I always make a point to be thankful for another day. Whether I live through the day is something I never lose sleep over.
Mon 27 Feb 2017, 17:29 pm
When I was growing up, which was some couple of years ago; children were ‘smarter’ than their parents. Ok maybe not smart, just clever.
Mon 20 Feb 2017, 15:57 pm
When you give another person the power to define you, then you also give them the power to control you.
Mon 13 Feb 2017, 16:39 pm
“The definition of insanity is repeating the same mistakes over and over again and expecting different results,” utters the “know-it-all” guy next to our table at some co...
Mon 06 Feb 2017, 17:43 pm
We concluded last week by observing that when in 1846 the Boers confiscated the wagons of one trader for carrying arms to Sechele, the missionary David Livingstone had ca...
Mon 30 Jan 2017, 14:05 pm
A quiet and uneventful Monday I was having last week. Same old boring drill; work, an errand or two after work, then home for my daily after work nap.
Mon 23 Jan 2017, 16:44 pm
Inside a person’s head are two voices. One voice sees the world through a positive perspective and speaks all the good about each situation. The other voice sees the worl...
Mon 16 Jan 2017, 17:03 pm
I am often called pessimistic and skeptical, even crazy, for the opinions I express in this column. I believe that will continue even in 2017. One thing I am not, and thi...
Mon 19 Dec 2016, 16:18 pm
Two years later, nothing has changed. If anything, the situation has gotten worse.
Mon 12 Dec 2016, 16:50 pm
As they say, all animals are equal but some are more equal than others, and still others considerably bigger than others. While ‘size does not matter’ is a universally pr...
Mon 28 Nov 2016, 16:39 pm
The Bible tells us that Christians shouldn’t meddle in other people’s business, but to worry about their own affairs. These Scriptures have nothing to do with correcting ...
Mon 21 Nov 2016, 17:02 pm
Many people have no positive feelings about Donald Trump. They believe it is hubristic of him to think he is qualified to be President.
Mon 14 Nov 2016, 17:31 pm
Some moons ago, when the capital city was not as developed as it is now, when the only ‘coolest’ place for teens, youth and even young adults was the main mall, life was ...
Mon 07 Nov 2016, 17:50 pm
At one point in all our lives we all imagine ourselves as parents. We do not only imagine that but we actually even play mommies and daddies, perhaps a nature’s way of pr...
Mon 31 Oct 2016, 17:11 pm
Misery loves company and like my mama also used to stress every day, the devil loves idle hands. She was right. Our backgrounds ultimately determine how we turn out like ...
Mon 24 Oct 2016, 17:16 pm
Granted, we all complain about one thing or the other almost on a daily basis. Just this morning there are complaints all over Gaborone and surrounding areas that last ni...
Mon 17 Oct 2016, 20:23 pm
Imagine if you will, for a moment what it might be like to always have someone else telling you what to do, where and how to live, and horror of horrors, what to wear?
Mon 26 Sep 2016, 16:14 pm
A middle aged man came within inches of crashing his car into mine the other day while simultaneously trying to park with one hand and yammer into the cell phone he was h...
Mon 19 Sep 2016, 16:08 pm
Witchcraft, according to one Russell, is ‘a composite phenomenon drawing from folklore, sorcery, demonology, heresy and Christian theology’. The World Book Encyclopedia ...
Mon 12 Sep 2016, 16:22 pm
An old man, a boy and a donkey were going to town. The boy rode on the donkey and the old man walked beside him. As they went along, they passed some people who remarked ...
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