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Psychologists and social scientists have argued the Nature-Nurture debate for decades and although the obvious conclusion is that we are a product of both breeding and circumstance, it is what we do with what we are that matters in the end. Some inheritable characteristics will be passed on from parent to child, be it intellect … Read more
With the Proteas staring down the barrel of a 300 plus run defeat to the touring Australians, former captain Shaun Pollock said something interesting while commentating on the game: “There is one thing about the Proteas: they are a proud team.” By Michael Marnewick But being proud doesn’t necessarily translate into success, even if there … Read more
In broadcasting, once in a while you get a really special opportunity. Today was one of them. I’ve met Ali Bacher at various times – mostly when my brief spell in banking put me in charge of one of the country’s biggest sports sponsorship budgets. But never before had the opportunity presented itself to talk … Read more