27.02.20 Pt 1 – What is in your food – do you care or are you just too hungry to give a toss? Henry Ford gave us the production line and the 8-5 workday… is he a genius or a monster? If you nap at the theatre are you a philistine? What ever happened to Fashion TV? Athi Geleba – is she lit or not? Siya bought a candle because Oprah said so, but he’s not influenced. And is Tito Mboweni the coolest guy on planet Earth?
24.02.20 Pt 2 – Bullying is a bad thing, we all agree already people. Coronavirus is not that bad, flu is so much worse. 90s cult show, Friends is making a comeback and Matthew Perry will be delighted to get the pay cheque. The new ad from Nando’s is sensational, it’s a golden nugget. Should you do a Kirk Douglas with your money, or should you leave cash to the kids? The Bachelor season 2 is here… we unpack. Drama, Cape Town, a dog-loving heartthrob – what more do you need? Charley Pietersen talks to us about #StopToStart and addressing a fatherless nation, and how we can curb this trend.
19.02.20 Pt 1 – Siya is inspired after attending a talk by Fred Roed. It is great to hang around people who want a better life. Gareth reveals he fears that his dentist might be Dr Frankenstein. Is it important that your dentist is nice to you? Why do people resent billionaires so much? Bernie Sanders, does he have any chance at all of beating Trump? Dudu Myeni is about to be officially declared a delinquent. The First Lady of Lesotho is possibly a killer, a witness escaped… stay tuned!
12.02.20 Pt 1 – Pile on the abuse… it’ll build character. Adversity in small doses has never killed anyone! Today Gord and Gareth identify as women. The deepest question of the millennium is how many feminists can you fit in a lift? Fact checking when reading headlines is important, don’t be a sensationalist. If you don’t know your own porn name, life isn’t happening right for you. And we can now confirm Jussie Smollett is a horrendous human.
It’s Hayleigh’s World and we all just live in it. Over 370k followers later and this tech enthusiast is not slowing down. Ear pods, laptops, gaming consoles… if you need to know what tech is best, Hayleigh’s channel ‘HayIs World’ is the place to go. We speak to this trailblazer of the digital space about how to monetise your YouTube channel, how to read deleted WhatsApp messages, and 3D scanning. You will never guess what most of her followers love about her. And the YouTube gold button is loading!
22.01.20 Pt 2 – Travel is going to become easier to Europe, or so they say. The Schengen Visa will reward you if you come from a rich country and your fellow countrymen have behaved in Europe. 15% of the world’s earth surface is now protected, that’s awesome! Gord is a fish tank guy and he’s saving to buy the top end one, but load shedding can sabotage that plan. Trump vs Greta… it’s all happening in Davos. Hayleigh Chamberlain is a YouTube tech review rockstar, she’s all about quality and consistency. Look out for the gold button soon!
10.01.20 Pt 2 – Ben says economics should be a compulsory subject in school. Will social media interactions make you happy? Send your nudes to doctors to avoid the shame of a consultation. Is it rude to be on your phone during a lunch with friends? Michelle Obama has huge hands, so does that make her a man?
08.01.20 Pt 1 – The term for a Ukrainian plane might be ‘Uplanian’. Is the term “toxic” just a way of diluting your intellect? Metallica are not a great band, but that’s just an opinion. Gareth shares his list on how not to be a social media dickhead. If you have fires in your country, we want nudes. And Gord’s car failed him, it was sad.
Turns out we’re not just vapid and superficial.
Turns out we want more than 280 characters.
Turns out we like complex stories with lots of characters and plot lines.
Turns out we like interviews where people talk about philosophy, life and meaning.
Turns out we’re smarter than the media people thought.
Don’t lose your livelihood over a tweet! This week Fred Roed gets to hear about the many risks of social media as he chats to Emma Sadleir, Africa’s leading social media law expert. They keep the conversation real and Fred even exposes what he terms the “underbelly” of social media. Emma underlines the need for education and business policies that employees understand. Because one thing to stress, says Emma, is there is no such thing as “I post in my personal capacity”. Get all the facts you need from this candid talk, filled with trends among teenagers and real-life examples to protect the reputation of your business in a digital world.