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Lev David

Lev David

    Materialist at heart
    Materialist at heart
    It's easy to dislike Christmas when you were born a cynical old man. As a child, as if in training to become a columnist, I hated everything.
    Dumb presidents are good for funny
    Dumb presidents are good for funny
    People have been stopping me on the street. Not really, but in my fantasy world, where people stop columnists on the street, people have been...
    New Master, new voice
    New Master, new voice
    It looks like we'll get a new SABC board so this column will be about the possibilities such change presents. But first, let me tell you why I'm a...
    Names are just so problematic
    Names are just so problematic
    'In a relationship, it's better to be the leaver than the leavee. Because the leaver leaves. But the leavee is left." -- Woody Allen in Everyone...
    Of puritans and Palin's underthings
    Of puritans and Palin's underthings
    This one's about why I think Sarah Palin deserves a place on the world stage, no matter the result of the United States Presidential Race. Which is...
    Okay, now I'm panicking
    Okay, now I'm panicking
    "A foolish consistency is the bugbear of small minds" -- Ralph Waldo Emerson
    On not panicking
    On not panicking
    A letter to my dear friends overseas who have been calling, emailing and texting to find out if I've survived the recent South African political...
    Hairy encounters of the sexual kind, on video
    Hairy encounters of the sexual kind, on video
    This one's about Sex Tape Scandals.
    The patriot's act
    The patriot's act
    I like being a newspaper columnist.
    A woman's place
    A woman's place
    A woman's place is in the kitchen. Well, this particular woman's place is in the kitchen.
    A charter to live by ... or not
    A charter to live by ... or not
    I'm cat-sitting for friends. Eddie is a tabby and Eric's black with a white bib.
    That man, that smile, that dance
    That man, that smile, that dance
    Weeks from now we won't even remember what winter was like, heaters packed away, cars parked in shade instead of sun and, between seasons, we will...