November 01, 2006
PW Botha Gets the Gas Face.*
*In this case, "gets the gas face" is code for "has died".
Uncool people look here.
10 years ago
While my Buddhist/Taoist principles prevent me from actually celebrating the death of a person, I shan't be shedding a river of tears. (Not that I ever do when a famous person I have no personal connection to dies. The only time I genuinely felt sad was when the world lost
'Tis only a pity I cannot piss on his grave.
Oh if only I believed in a hell....
So long, ya racist cunt!
I saw Mr Mandela managed a characteristically gracious tribute for the man who kept him in jail so long. I suspect Botha wouldn't have managed the same if Mandela had predeceased him.
*wonders what Botha's Hell would be like* *doesn't have to wonder very long*
*is way too uncool to discern etymology of 'gas face' from jumble of words on linked page*
Good riddance to bad rubbish.
Pop Goes the Weasel was one of my favorite songs of that era. I own Derelicts of Dialect and The Cactus Album. I listen to them about as often as I watch my videotaped episodes of Hardcastle & McCormick.
"Cool" people should know that's MF Doom on the last verse.