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The rascal from NUL

WHEN it comes to human idiocy nothing much has changed since the last century. There is no limit to human stupidity. Albert Einstein saw it a long time ago. “Two

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The rubbish of culture

YOU know a debate is about to go haywire when an African starts mumbling something about culture and tradition to justify rank barbarity. In Lesotho it starts with a vague

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Hygiene and hypocrisy

SOME men are at a chisanyama at a bar in Thamae when a stranger walks to the braai stand packed with pork, mutton, beef and chicken. From a paper bag

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The hunt for SADC babies

Muckraker is thrilled the SADC standby army will soon hit our shores. But her excitement has nothing to do with the prospects of those foreign soldiers spanking our mischievous soldiers

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Madness on a lorry

BACK in the days in Mafube Muckraker used to wonder why students become unruly as soon as they entered a bus. They would sing, shout profanities and stomp their feet.

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Weddings, chargers and our time

WE are living in insanely interesting times. That is why Muckraker will start with a passionate plea to her enemies. Here it goes: Comrades, please go slow on the witchcraft

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NUL rascals and chicken farmers from China

MUCKRAKER did not receive her enlightenment at the National University of Lesotho (NUL). But that does not nullify her ideas about the university. A lot has been said about the

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Run for dear life!

A man staggers into a Maseru police station, blood oozing from his head and belly. He begs to see the officer-in-charge. His plea granted, the man is ushered into an

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Lop that lullaby

MALICE and banter aside, we are probably the most predictable people on earth. We are unrelenting and unwavering in our march to mediocrity. For instance, you have a sure chance

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The backward one

IN moments of desperation we are all vulnerable to manipulation. Rocked by troubles Muckraker found herself imbibing the words of a loud-mouthed Pentecostal zealot who promised miracles. The man, with