2012′s SMH (also known as "Africa is a Country") Moments

From Africa is a Country Mon Dec 31 2012, 08:00:15

There are times we shake our heads or roll our eyes. When we could not invent some of the things that we spot in the media. For some reason especially New York Times journalists can't help themselves (though there are some exceptions like Lydia Polgreen reporting from Johannesburg). For example, former Times editor Bill Keller [...]

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