03.09.19 Pt 1 – There’s been a lot happening in the news lately, the team get straight into hot topics and attempt to get to the bottom of these seemingly sporadic xenophobic attacks in and around Johannesburg. As a parent, do you post pictures of your children on social media or not… and what are the risks associated with this? Siya reveals some of these potential dangers.
02.09.19 Pt 2 – We all thought that billionaire Bill Gates was leading the wealth chart, but as it turns out there are individuals out there who have surpassed him, making up to R66m per hour! Flax goes through the list. Never a dull moment in the studio… the conversation takes an unexpected turn when Leigh-Ann confesses to cheating on her ex-husband seven years into their marriage.
02.09.19 Pt 1 – Michael Flax joins the conversation today and continues to showcase his more mature self. Do you find it difficult to let go of material things in life? Siya is having a hard time letting go. Then, the team are thrown a tricky question by one of the listeners about his sexuality, and Flax and Gugu attempt to assist.
Steve Harvey is breaking new ground by announcing two African editions of the hit TV show ‘Family Feud’. In this special edition of Gareth’s Guests, Siya Sangweni sits down with the international stand-up comic, author and broadcaster for a candid interview to find out more about this huge move. From discussing the media industry, to Harvey sharing some of his greatest life lessons and even chatting about his legacy, this will give you unprecedented insight into this global change maker.
30.08.19 Pt 2 – We all have that one thing that gets our blood rushing… for some people it’s taking part in adrenaline activities – but is it really worth the risk of injury and death? E-cigarettes are quite the rage these days, but do you really understand the health risks associated with them? Leigh-Ann is one such person who has seen the dark side of smoking this device and ended up being hospitalised. George Mienie joins the conversation and the team share their first driving and flying experiences.
30.08.19 Pt 1 – It’s a full house today with Damon Kalvari thrown into the mix. The team chat about WhatsApp etiquette and Siya explains why his blue tick notifications are turned off. Gugu may be closer to finding a girlfriend and Damon gives him some counter-intuitive advice. Do you know what the different social media emoticons mean? You may not be the only one…
29.08.19 Pt 2 – The team have been discussing the Amazon rainforest fire situation over the past week and they may have finally debunked this burning story. With climate change doing its bit to change the world as we know it, major changes have occurred in the Antarctic, and we’re beginning to see its effects locally. One group of people who are not hiding their heads in the sand about this topic are the #GCS team.
29.08.19 Pt 1 – Gugu is proving to be popular this morning and finds himself posing for the gays. And it’s an interesting morning for both Phumi and Gareth as they bump into each other at an unconventional party at a petrol station. Have you ever had your belongings stolen at an airport or been a victim of crime? Gareth gets some tips on how to evade quick-fingered criminals ahead of his trip to Rome. And finally, we figure out where Siya gets his flamboyant vocabulary from.
What is your take on reproductive genetics, testing DNA or ‘designer babies’? Kim Hulett is the CEO and chief researcher at Next Bio Sciences and a South African SingularityU Faculty member. She joins us to share how advances in stem cell and genetic research are unlocking solutions to medical challenges around the world.
28.08.19 Pt 2 – We all have that one uncle, you know the one with the racist jokes. How do you handle such characters? Gord gets all deep and confesses his love for black gays. In a world where you can play with your child’s genetics before they’re even born, what are your thoughts on reproductive genetics? Kim Hulett, CEO and chief researcher at Next Bio Sciences and a South African SingularityU Faculty member, tells us more about this branch of science.