From the far side of the world I watch with open-mouthed disbelief. You can’t make this stuff up.
The world’s focus is on South Africa. The world is mourning the passing of a great man.
The gravitas of the occasion knows no precedent.
Therefore how deeply insulting to the world that the ANC hires Thamsanqa Jantjie, a faux signer to stand a few feet away from Obama!
There is only one thing more preposterous than a corrupt African leader. That is the exaggerated respect accorded him by the West.
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