Obama inauguration


Oh yes -- he did

Jonathan Freedland

The inauguration was brimming with tradition -- just the platform for a president who could be truly transformational, writes Jonathan Freedland.

Baring all for Obama

Staff Reporter

A nudist club near Washington DC is offering to bail out people stuck for accommodation during the inaugural period of President-elect Barack Obama.

Oprah for ambassador?

Mandy Rossouw

According to the diplomatic rumour mill in Pretoria, Obama is looking at Oprah Winfrey as the next United States ambassador to South Africa.

Oprah for ambassador?