South Africa about to do the Zimbabwe

"First we must cross the river," Benito was saying.  "Do you believe me now when I tell you that you must not attempt to swim it, or even get wet from it, or must you try that too?" "What happens if I just dive in?" "Then you will be as you were in the bottle. … Continue reading South Africa about to do the Zimbabwe

Zimbabwean newspaper poster says “Mugabe’s birthday is like that of Jesus Christ”

By John Ruberry Zimbabwean president and kleptocrat Robert Mugabe celebrates his 92nd birthday today with private ceremonies, but later this week a much more lavish affair--previous birthday celebrations have cost $1 million--will be held at the Great Zimbabwe archaeological site. A state-run newspaper, the Sunday Mail, has plastered the nation with yellow-and-black posters that proclaim … Continue reading Zimbabwean newspaper poster says “Mugabe’s birthday is like that of Jesus Christ”

The #blacklivesmatter / #alllionsmatter Zimbabwe irony

Twitchy reported that fans of the Black Lives matter movement decided to poke fun at the "all lives matter" resonse using he death of Cecil the Lion: This week, though, in the wake of the outrage over the killing of Cecil the lion, a number of activists have decided to swap #BlackLivesMatter for #AllLionsMatter. Honestly, … Continue reading The #blacklivesmatter / #alllionsmatter Zimbabwe irony

Meanwhile while people debate the “skankiness” of Assange’s partners in Zimbabwe…

...the wikileaks releases continue to put lives in danger. Heroes of the American Left, Bradley Manning and Julian Assange, have destroyed the best hope for ridding Zimbabwe of madman Robert Mugabe by releasing U.S. State Department cables of communications between Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai, the leading opponent of Mugabe, and U.S. and E.U. officials, in … Continue reading Meanwhile while people debate the “skankiness” of Assange’s partners in Zimbabwe…