This Tuesday at the Democratic National Convention, the keynote speech was delivered, for the first time ever, by an Hispanic. The speaker, photogenic 37-year-old San Antonio mayor Julian Castro, is being billed as the ‘Latino Barack Obama’.
Long hair and competitive sports do not mix. Ask Andre Agassi, who claims the insecure attachment of a lion mane-style wig distracted him during the final at the French Open in 1990, costing him the title.
Where is Muammar Gaddafi? It seems no one knows. The National Transitional Council (NTC), NATO, France, Niger and Burkina Faso all deny knowledge of the ousted Libyan leader’s location since his disappearance on 22 August.
In contrast to its heavy-handed response to previous demonstrations, the Swazi government is mostly staying clear of protestors during this week’s Global Week of Action protests across the country.