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Six going on sixteen

By: Natasha Archary  Forget every manual you ever read about the “terrible twos”, “terrifying threes” and “fearsome fours”. The parenting ...
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Carelessness

Carelessness is going to cost us #COVID19

By: Natasha Archary  Confirmed COVID-19 cases in the country have hit nightmarish highs. A bad dream, that should end already ...
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South Africa sets aside more money for COVID-19 but lacks a spending strategy

By: Alex van den Heever, University of the Witwatersrand In the short term, South Africa has enough beds. Getty Images ...
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Episode 7: People power and the ABCs of response

What does it mean to be effectively responsive during the COVID-19 era? In this episode, Gambian born and Ghana-based think ...
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Balancing privacy with public health: how well is South Africa doing?

By: Michael Sean Pepper, University of Pretoria and Marietjie Botes, University of Pretoria The French mobile phone application StopCovid, developed ...
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Kaya FM Premises Temporarily Closed due to COVID-19 Outbreak

Kaya FM’s management has taken the decision to immediately close its premises, due to a confirmed Covid-19 case amongst staff ...
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Kaya FM fine-tunes its Weekday Lineup

The 2nd of July 2020 marks the end of John Perlman’s journey with Kaya FM.  For over a decade Perlman’s ...
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Uncovering the history behind icon Busi Mhlongo: a Webinar Review

By Phethagatso Motumi What stays with us after a musician has passed?  Celebrating the life of the late, great Busi ...
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Heartwarming Winter Favourites: Creamy vs Spicy

Whether it’s filled with meat or veggies, a delicious broth will easily chase away the winter chills. The only difficult ...
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Nuclear build programme being considered

By Nosipho Radebe, Parliament’s mineral and energy oversight committee says the consideration on the nuclear build programme is an open ...
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Setting boundaries for dysfunctional families

Setting boundaries could help save dysfunctional family relationships

By: Natasha Archary   Blood may be thicker than water but it can’t put out fires on unstable family relationships ...
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Cohabiting in 2018

By Motlagae Konyana Living with your romantic partner without marriage has become increasingly common in our society.  A lot of ...
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How to help your child after they have been sexually abused

By Motlagae Konyana Child sexual abuse in South Africa is extremely high. As a parent or guardian, do you know ...
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Single parent dating

Single parent dating: Introducing your kids to your new love

By: Natasha Archary   I’ve been putting off writing about this for a good few months, so when I was ...
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Raising tolerant children

Raising tolerant, inclusive children

By: Natasha Archary   Parenting in the current global political climate is overwhelming. In an ideal world, the colour of ...
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Nanny or daycare? Weighing the pros and cons of childcare

 By: Natasha Archary     One of the most difficult decisions you will make as a parent is which childcare ...
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Understanding you and your child’s rights - Maintainance

Papgeld: Understanding you and your child’s rights

By Zuko Komisa The topic of absent fathers who don't support their children has been a major topic is South ...
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First aid

Supermommy to the rescue: First aid skills every parent should have

By: Natasha Archary   Nothing is scarier than having a little one who is in obvious distress, hurt or not ...
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Be vigilant missing children

Be vigilant: Too many children are going missing in South Africa

By: Natasha Archary   At the time this article was published, the decomposing body of a boy fitting Miguel Louw’s ...
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How much do you pay your Domestic Worker?

By Motlagae Konyana Most households require help and domestic workers/helpers are employed to help with taking care of the children ...
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Promised land: A reflection of South Africa’s development policy and approaches in the past 25 years

By Ndumiso Hadebe The dawn of a democratic dispensation in South Africa, after the oppressive and inhumane government of apartheid, ...
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Episode 1: Saths Cooper – A Conversation On Healing

By Dinika Naidoo Durban-born Dr Sathasivian “Saths” Cooper is prominently known for being one of the founding members, of the ...
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Voting elections

A quick guide to help you on voting day

By: Natasha Archary   In a few short weeks (27 days) South Africans will flock to polling stations to cast ...
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South Africa doesn’t have enough women in foreign policy. Why it matters.

By: Jo-Ansie van Wyk, University of South Africa Women Foreign Ministers’ Meeting in Canada last year. Andre Pichette/EPA-EFE The first ...
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South Africa has a plan to fight prejudice. But it’s full of holes

Women and children at a Red Cross camp for displaced victims of xenophobic violence in Johannesburg. EFE-EPA /Kim Ludbrook By: ...
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‘Rape Day’: A new video game glorifying sexual assault raises questions about regulation

By: Dr Marika Guggisberg, CQUniversity Australia nhungboon/Shutterstock A graphic new video game called Rape Day, set to launch in April, ...
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Botswana joins list of African countries reviewing gay rights

By: Andrew Novak, George Mason University The High Court in Botswana is deliberating on a motion to legalise same-sex relationships. Shutterstock ...
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A Song, A Book and A Dish with Electoral Commission V.C. Mr. Terry Tselane

By Zuko Komisa In this week’s installment of A Song, A Book and A Dish, John Perlman spent time with ...
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South Africa gets help tracking down social media predators ahead of poll

By: Martin Plaut, School of Advanced Study A man makes his mark in South Africa’s general elections on May 7, ...
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The Day Chris Hani was assassinated

By David O'Sullivan 26 years ago, I remember that I was in the second year of studying for a miserable ...
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thembeka ngukaitobi, the land is ours book,

An Excerpt from “The Land is Ours” by Tembeka Ngcukaitobi

‘A man of wig and gown’ On 2 October 1910, a steamer from England arrived on South African shores. Among those ...
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Ssshhh: Cinema etiquette

By: Natasha Archary  I’m probably the worst person in the world to watch a movie with, not because I’m distruptive, ...
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the fourth revolution and africa, tech revolutions and africa

[OPINION] The tech revolution – Africa’s opportunity to say no

Sophia, a robot created by Dutch techies, has recently become the first robot in the world to be given human ...
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the pursuit of happiness, can you be successful and happy, the price of success

[OPINION] Realism and success: there’s a third side to the coin – happiness

“When I grow up, I want to be a salesman” – said no five-year-old ever! In the ‘90s, career day ...
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The first family of Ekurhuleni co-hosts #InfluentialFridays

By Zuko Komisa The Executive Mayor of Ekurhuleni, Mzwandile Masina, and his wife Corporate and internal communications and philanthropist, Sinazo ...
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Comedian Tats Nkonzo talks all things Dating, Love and Culture in the 21st Century

By Zuko Komisa Tats Nkonzo is a South African standup comedian, singer, musician and television personality. The former host of ...
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South Africa: A new beginning

By: Anant Singh  “I see only hope for our Country, and that is when white men and black men, desiring ...
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[OPINION] After Life Esidimeni

By Nomali Cele “What happens when many people are involved in a tragedy like this, [is that] we never really ...
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i belong to myself kaya fm, bekezela in a relationship, should you compromise in a relationship

[OPINION] Endurance is not a virtue in relationships

By Nomali Cele Iconic, multi-hyphenate entertainer and activist, Eartha Kitt, famously once said of her approach to relationships, “What is ...
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Xhanti Payi talks raising a boy child, black middle class and more on #InfluentialFridays on Kaya FM

By Zuko Komisa This past week’s guest presenter on Kaya FM’s #InfluentialFridays was Xhanti Payi, an Economist and Founding Director ...
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Celibacy

Celibacy in the modern world. Could waiting strengthen your relationship?

By: Natasha Archary   Whatever happened to traditional dating?  In the age where finding a warm body to keep you ...
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Behind the filter

Behind the filter of the “Instagram perfect” couple – #GetRealAboutLove

By: Natasha Archary   Picture perfect. That’s what you need to achieve to gain traction on Instagram. A jetsetter lifestyle, ...
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Sexual desire

Losing sexual desire may not mean you no longer love your partner

By: Natasha Archary   We all experience dry spells. Married or not. There may be months where all you seem ...
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Nondenominational wedding

Nondenominational weddings: Personal touches are replacing the traditional

By: Natasha Archary   Nothing brings family together or creates divide quite like a wedding. With most couples today being ...
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‘Sex Of The Nation Address’ from Dr. Tlaleng

By Zuko Komisa This week's #InfluentialFridays show had a Valentine's Day conversation with a twist. Medical doctor, activist, facilitator, speaker, ...
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Nickel allergy

Before you get that piercing, beware. You could have a nickel allergy

By: Natasha Archary Body art and piercings have always been a form of self-expression and with many local and international ...
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decks of tsogo, sundowner spots in Johannesburg

See Johannesburg differently from the decks of Tsogo

By Nomali Cele Imagine being whisked away on a whirlwind tour of the city’s best sundowner spots. That was a ...
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Pet friendly hiking

Pet friendly hiking trails in the city

By: Natasha Archary It’s a good idea to take advantage of the final few days of Summer and spend time ...
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Stages of dating

Onto the next: The swift stages of dating today #GetRealAboutLove

By: Natasha Archary    How does one keep track of the stages in a relationship these days? It feels like ...
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Could coffee be the secret to building a strong team?

By: Natasha Archary   With more companies adopting the open office plan structure, one of the toughest tasks for any ...
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Euphoria Golf Lifestyle Estate: The perfect Golfing break outside Gauteng

By Motlagae Konyana Euphoria hydro golf lifestyle estate is minutes away from the Modimolle town center and less than two ...
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let us not be idol or stunned by fear let us not be so comfortable that we ignore another's grieving instead of ending what makes her grieve let us not be scared of the work because it's hard let us move the mountain because the mountain must move let us, oh lords above us and within let us be useful to our neighbors & tender their wounds let us be more bandage than blade unless the blade is needed let us be a sword against what does not bring us closer to home let us be dangerous to that which fails us and bring us a world good to us, all of us all us all us amen

Luxury train travel: The world’s most luxurious railway travel experiences

By Nomali Cele Plus a chance to win a trip on the Blue Train to the value of R32, 860! ...
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Royal Ritsako Game Lodge experience review

By Motlagae Konyana Ritsako game lodge is undoubtly among the perfect and ideal escapes from the city to relax in ...
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tourism month 2018

Tourism Month 2018: SA Tourism has deals planned

By Nomali Cele September is World Tourism Month, which is a month-long exercise meant to encourage people travelling more. Locally, ...
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Great activities you can do for free in any city

By Zuko Komisa We've all found ourselves in a new city. A completely unexplored environment for various reasons, that has ...
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adventure in the eastern cape, dunes in south africa, sandboarding in south africa

Five experiences that prove the Eastern Cape is the adventure province

By Nomali Cele Last week we were invited by SA Tourism and the Eastern Cape Parks and Tourism Agency to ...
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Off-peak travel

Off peak travel: Why it makes sense to travel before the annual rush

By: Natasha Archary   Can you believe we’re almost done with August 2018. Another two weeks left and we’ll be ...
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Peaceful Pumba Private Game Reserve and Spa

By Motlagae Konyana Grahamstown is surrounded by beautiful private game reserves and South African Tourism treated us to a stay ...
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asambeni mzansi, sa tourism advert, it's your country enjoy it

Asambeni Mzansi Dialogue by SA Tourism

By Nomali Cele We love travel, so an invite to attend a panel discussion on local travel got an instant ...
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100 Ways to find Nelson Mandela in you

By Motlagae Konyana The South African Tourism industry is celebrating Nelson Nandela’s centenary at this year’s Africa Travel Indaba. In celebrating ...
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Are you financially ready for your new born

By Motlagae Konyana Having a baby is one of the most precious moments that can happen in anyone’s life and ...
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lay-by payment, how do lay-by payments work,

A lay-by payment could be just what you need

By Nomali Cele I don’t like the term “black tax”. The term and the recent swirl of analysis around it ...
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Why you should check your credit score and credit rating regularly

By Motlagae Konyana Most people don’t think about their credit score or credit rating unless they are getting ready to apply ...
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Every cent counts

By Motlagae Konyana With the cost of living increasing so often in South Africa, maintaining households is becoming extremely difficult ...
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debt counselling, debt counselling in south africa, financial literacy and debt counselling

Understanding debt and financial literacy

By Scelo Hlophe The year 2018 came as a huge knockdown for a lot of South African consumers. The increase ...
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Strange jobs you haven’t thought about that pay exceptionally well

By Zuko Komisa So you’ve decided there has to be more than this job that you are currently doing and ...
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Volatile property market

Buying or selling in a volatile property market

By: Natasha Archary     For as long as people need a roof over their heads, volatile property market or ...
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mid-year goals assessment, assessing business goals

Mid-year goals assessment for your business

By Nomali Cele During the whirlwind “new year, new me!” excitement we all set goals for the year ahead. For ...
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Can Eskom be saved?

By Khaya Sitole Over 95 years ago, the Electricity Supply Commission now Eskom was created through the Electricity Act of ...
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Google data sucks

Tax season hacks, how to win the tax game.

By Zuko Komisa According to the SARS, over 1.6 million people who were not required to pay taxes did so ...
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Don’t put your workouts on hold when you travel

By: Natasha Archary   Whether you live out of your suitcase or at the gym, you don’t need to compromise ...
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workout apps

Workout apps that are free and push you to reach your fitness goals

By: Natasha Archary   Nothing sends me into a claustrophobic, hyperventilating mess faster than stepping into a gym. I have ...
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Period calendar

Reasons every woman should track her menstrual cycle

By: Natasha Archary   Most women hate that time of the month. Hormones surge and hold you hostage for approximately ...
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burnout, understanding burnout, burnout while working, mental health and burnout,

Understanding burnout

By Nomali Cele Self-care has, whether we like it or not, become something of a buzzword in recent years. The ...
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c-section vs vaginal delivery

C-section vs vaginal delivery? Whatever you decide, is the choice still yours?

By: Natasha Archary I listened intently to the discussion between Mapaseka Mokwele and Dr. Mpume Simelane, on C-section vs vaginal ...
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How not to fall for the ‘Blacklisted vehicle finance’ scheme

By Mxolisi Mhlongo With vehicle prices ever on the increase and tough economic times facing many consumers, it is very ...
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Hyundai South Africa facelifts the i20

By Mxolisi Mhlongo The i20 has undoubtedly marked its territory in the hatchback segment in South Africa and, after 10 ...
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Driving tips for bad weather conditions

By Mxolisi Mhlongo You’ve probably had a friend or relative suggest you go for advanced driving but your finances just ...
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Is the new Mercedes X-Class a Navara under a Benz skin?  

By Mxolisi Mhlongo The long-awaited X-Class is finally available in South Africa and we were invited to experience this premium ...
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Introducing the new VW Tiguan Allspace

By Mxolisi Mhlongo The history behind the name Tiguan is that Volkswagen wanted us to believe is that its audience ...
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Rassie Erasmus is big on small details.

When asked to describe Springboks coach Rassie Erasmus, Francois Louw said a man with attention to detail. Now he isn’t ...
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Caster Semenya to headline African team for the IAAF Continental Cup.

Caster Semenya will headline the African team for the IAAF Continental Cup taking place in September. The two-day IAAF Continental ...
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Seoposenwe rejects overseas move for Sasol internship.

Banyana Banyana striker Jermaine Seoposenwe has revealed that she gave up the opportunity of playing professional football in Europe in ...
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SA Athletes focus on medals in Nigeria.

South African athletes say they have to shake off the endless problems at the 21st African Athletics Championships in Asaba, ...
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Nigeria should never host African Champs again – Julius Yego

Tempers flared at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport in Lagos when the Kenya delegation learnt they wouldn’t reach Asaba before ...
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iThemba Walkathon

Take a stance on issues that matter to our communities and create positive change by ...
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Wits In The Spotlight

Legendary Witsies are making a difference and we have invited them to tell us a ...
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Eskort Just Delicious Budget Meals

After a freewheeling festive season, #Januworry has many of us tightening the purse strings! Luckily, ...
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Pork Neck Roast with Pumpkin Fritters and Couscous A #JustDelicious Pork Neck Roast, pan-fried until golden, ...
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Marinated Loin Ribs with Stuffed Spinach and Corn Bread #JustDelicious Marinated Loin Ribs are braaied ...
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Rib Burger Steamed Buns Our #JustDelicious rib burger and an appetising mixture of red onions, ...
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Christmas Spiced Donut with Brandy Icing Festively flavoured with nutmeg, cinnamon, ginger and cloves, our ...
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Savanna Comics Choice Awards 2017

In keeping with a celebration of the breaking down of comedy borders, and amplifying the ...
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