Ben is back from his sick day, but it is Gord who starts the show with discomfort as he shares his great trepidation for summer as a fat person. Siya has a catch-up on the Real Housewives of Johannesburg, moving the conversation into TV shows and the ones that get canned too soon. Buying porn as a teenager before the internet, then into your latest news and sport headlines, plus Siya's positivity feature for the day.
22 Aug 2018 12AM
Society & Culture · News
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