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Cape Town (South Africa)

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  • Amanda Mealing & Philip Winchester talk 'Strike Back'

    Amanda Mealing & Philip Winchester talk 'Strike Back'
    Philip Winchester and Amanda Mealing recognized the strange coincidence Thursday that they were doing press for their series "Strike Back" on the day Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi was killed. In the Cinemax action drama, they play members of a secret...
  • Outposts looks back at 2010: Unusual news 2

     
    With the year ending, it is worth looking back at memorable posts of 2010. Each day this week through Friday, Outposts will recount some of the records broken, the achievements reached, the notable passings and the downright unusual during 2010......
  • Baboons help discover new type of tangerine

     
    JOHANNESBURG, South Africa — When it comes to grabbing fruit off trees, baboons don't monkey around. Now their speed at gobbling up quickly ripening fruit has led to a discovery of what is believed to be a new type of......
  • Google grants $2.5 million to Nelson Mandela Foundation and Desmond Tutu Peace Center

     
    Google said on Tuesday that it is giving $2.5 million in the form of two equal grants to the Nelson Mandela Foundation and the Desmond Tutu Peace Center to preserve, and get online, thousands of pages of historical documents relating to South Africa's...
  • Michelle Obama's magical family tour of Africa

     
    The Obama extended family spends a week touring parts of Africa, ending with a private weekend safari....
  • Violence persists against South Africa gays despite laws

     
    South Africa, gays, lesbians, human rights, violence: A South African court is sending four men to prison for 18 years for killing a lesbian, the Associated Press reports....
  • South Africa President Zuma sues over painting depicting him unzipped

     
    South Africa's President Zuma sues over painting depicting him unzipped: A painting by a white Cape Town artist, Brett Murray, depicting South African President Jacob Zuma as Soviet leader Lenin -- but with his genitals exposed -- has caused a storm of...
  • A South African rape, captured on video, exposes an epidemic

     
    A typical South African rape - captured on cell phone video: South African radio and social media lit up with outrage after a cell phone video showed the gang rape of a 17 year old girl by a group of adolescents. They offered her 25 cents to keep silent...
  • In Africa, Michelle Obama Reflects On Race

    In Africa, Michelle Obama Reflects On Race
    (Reuters) - Considering she is the first black First Lady of the United States, Michelle Obama does not talk a lot about race. Though a descendant of slaves and spouse of the first African American president, Obama is more likely to opine on healthy...
  • Philip Winchester's 'Camelot': Leontes, Guinness & Va Va Voom

    Philip Winchester's 'Camelot': Leontes, Guinness & Va Va Voom
    After six episodes of the Starz’ series “Camelot,” I’m still having a hard time believing Guinevere would throw over her hubby, the knight Leontes, for young King Arthur. Leontes is brave, dashing, honorable, and Philip Winchester...
  • Alibi: An aftershave designed to hide strip club smells

    Alibi: An aftershave designed to hide strip club smells
    Some men will do anything to keep from getting caught. One gentleman’s club has taken it to the next level. In Cape Town, South Africa, Mavericks Strip Club launched an aftershave called Alibi. Convenient name. Its purpose is to cover the smell of...