BLOEMFONTEIN- Bigger, better and best will the fourth annual Mangaung beach party be as Canadian disc jockey Nick Holder of “Summer Daze” fame will be gracing the city of roses and burning the decks.
It’s a day for pessimists, as it is for optimists and the happy-go-lucky romantics in love. You are bound to run into that one person, or maybe two people, who will dismiss Cupid’s day under the reasoning that it’s just a commercialised gimmick aimed at sinking its teeth into the pockets of the faint-hearted and weak. Capitalism means everything is commercialised as long as there’s a quick buck to make, so that justification is just weak.
BLOEMFONTEIN – Remember the days when it was almost customary to flock around the television in anticipation of the new girl who would be declared the fairest and most beautiful in the land? The days when beauty was proven to go hand in hand with brains, and it was ok for almost every girl to want to be become the next Miss South Africa or Miss Teen?