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South Africa and Free Higher Education

The last while in South Africa has been a bit of a roller coaster ride. Our country is on the verge of junk status. Investor confidence is lower than it has ever been in South African history and our people are fed up. Marches against government choices, service delivery, education etc almost always turn violent in some form and there is always some form of the race card pulled. It is a very sad time in our beautiful country and it saddens me.

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These are not the Star Wars plot holes you are looking for

THIS ARTICLE CONTAINS SPOILERS FOR STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS. STAR WARS PLOT HOLES HAS BEEN A HOT TOPIC. DO NOT READ IF YOU HAVEN’T SEEN IT. NO SERIOUSLY STOP READING RIGHT NOW IF YOU HAVE NOT WATCHED THIS MOVIE.

OK ARE WE ALL GOOD? WE’VE ALL WATCHED? GREAT. LET’S BEGIN

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Affordable Gaming in SA: Raptor’s Guide

I’ve been in to gaming since a young age. Some of my first experiences were with the likes of the NES and the first DOS games on my dad’s Intel 80386, more commonly know as a 386. It’s been my favorite past time ever since. However I find myself battling to keep up with gaming because, unless you’ve been living under a rock, the price of gaming has skyrocketed in South Africa. The weak Rand has made a $60 game go from R300 – R400 a few years back to easily R800 – R1000 now. To put that in perspective, that’s 5-7% of the average South African person’s monthly salary per game.

Quite shocking isn’t it?

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