Monthly Archives: May 2014

The Old Masters – re-interpreted 52

G’deavens hey, 52 weeks of maligning and misinterpreting the Old Masters. Are we tired of it? Do we feel remotely sorry for these individuals who probably did little else with their lives except splosh a bit of paint here and … Continue reading

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A special remembrance day today

Today, dear reader we take a break from our Old Masters to remember a small group of people….. Many people in the civilised world wear the poppy as a token of respectful and grateful acknowledgement to soldiers and to honour … Continue reading

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The Old Masters – re-interpreted 51

For the past few weeks I’ve either been juuust on time or even a tad late with Wednesday’s Old Master duel. So why not be early for a change? I happened upon this picture and, in view of Oscar’s current … Continue reading

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Port Elizabeth Prawn Festival – a case study in false advertising?

In the days leading up to yesterday (Sunday 11 May 2014) our eyes had been caught by banners and advertisements telling us that one of the most delicious of crustaceans, the venerable prawn, was to be celebrated with a Festival … Continue reading

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The Old Masters – re-interpreted 50

It is indeed an auspicious Wednesday here in South Africa. They’ve even made it a public holiday in honour of the occasion. It is a time when all intelligent citizens in South Africa consider their futures and how they can … Continue reading

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