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20 Notable Events in 1980

Today we're tackling the year that was 1980. I was only 3 years old back then, so I have a very vague recollection of...

6 Notable Events in 1990

1990 was a very interesting year. I was only 13 years old at that stage in my life, but I still remember a lot...
Charles Manson 1971

20 Notable Events in 1971

1971 was an interesting year. I was only born 6 years later, so I have no recollection whatsoever of this year. I was curious...

Communication Through Music and Video: An Insight

Curious about Communication through music and video? This article provides some insight into this interesting topic. Can you imagine your life without music? Even if...
Benoni CBD

Benoni: 10 Facts that you might not have known

Benoni is a city / town in Gauteng province on the East Rand. If you're someone that frequently uses the R21 or N12 highway,...

10 Facts: The Chernobyl Nuclear Disaster in 1986

The Chernobyl Disaster happened more than 30 years ago on the 26th of April 1986 in the Ukraine (which was then part of the...
London Bridge

London: 10 Interesting Facts you might not have known

London is the biggest city in the UK and one of the biggest cities in Europe and the Northern Hemisphere. I visited city in...
Jack Daniels Whiskey

7 whiskey facts that nobody will tell you

Whiskey around the globe is one of the best alcoholic drinks. The taste is usually sensational, and the resultant feeling is unquestionably the best....
Palace of Justice

Pretoria: 20 Facts You Didn’t Know

I've lived in Pretoria (aka "Jacaranda City", aka "Snor City", aka "The 012", aka "P-town") since 1996. I was away for about a year...
Comrades Marathon

41 Interesting Comrades Marathon Facts you may not have known

The Comrades Marathon is happening today and if you're wondering how it started and if you're curious to find out more about this South...

First Phototastic Thursday for 2014

From this point forward, this day of the week will be known as Phototastic Thursday on Running Wolf's Rant. In this brand new section in...
Oppikoppi 2011

45 Things That Were Seen “Only at Oppikoppi”

Feeling amped for Oppikoppi 2013 Bewilderbeast, my good friend @phoenixmuso and I asked people "What have you seen at Oppikoppi that you haven't seen...

The Royal Baby Announcement: Why do we care?

So if you don’t know about it yet, Kate Middleton, Duchess of Cambridge & wife to Prince William’s baby is on the way. People...

10 Beer Facts & Global Statistics (Infographic)

This post contains an infographic showcasing some Global Beer statistics. Being a beer drinker I find this fascinating, but before I get into that,...

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