Tom Eaton's take on expectations in SA

01 July 2020 - 11:34
Tom Eaton's latest collection of musings about Mzansi.
Tom Eaton's latest collection of musings about Mzansi.
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Are we frogs in a boiling pot, or a stressed but resilient nation trying to make sense of bizarre times?

Are we being ruled by an African liberation movement or a 14th century Italian church?

Why do SUV drivers look so confused?

Tom Eaton explores these and other questions about modern life in South Africa with the razor­ sharp, laugh ­out loud style that has made him one of South Africa's most beloved commentators.

About the author

Tom Eaton is a Business Day and Times Select columnist and author of the bestselling The De Villiers Code.

His other books include Texas, The Wading, Twelve Rows Back: Some Mutterings from Tom Eaton and Touchlines and Deadlines (with Luke Alfred).