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Stuff South African White People Like

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You’ll find them sipping an espresso with the Sunday Times open at the Zapiro cartoon, enjoying a Tashas Panini, with a MacBook Pro streaming a Foals album on the wi-fi. Or rocking a Bok jersey, Judron shorts and slops, braaiing out of the back of a Hilux double-cab in the car park at Loftus.

They are all of these things and none of them. They are unique combinations of do

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Published 2014 by Jonathan Ball
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As a white South African I found myself alternating between sheepish self recognition and shaking my head wryly at the sheer foolishness of the scenarios described. The " Woolworths Food " is classically accurate, but in the time it has taken to get to publication, the White South Africans described have been joined by many of their darker siblings in idiotic behavior. Engler is indeed an astute observer of human idiosyncrasies, with a keen eye for the ridiculous.
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Christian Lander is the creator of the website Stuff White People Like. He is a Ph.D. dropout who was the 2006 public speaking instructor of the year at Indiana University. He has lived in Toronto, Montreal, Copenhagen, Tucson, Indiana, and now Los Angeles, where he lives with his wife, Jess, a photographer who contributed many of the photos in the book.