Welcome to The Final Ball Blog! This is where we’ll have weekly a weekly detailed insight into the last week of sport for those of you who just couldn’t live by only listening to us for an hour a week! And we have to start on the dire note of the very thing that we

Imagine… No seriously, imagine! Imagine hugging a dear friend who hasn’t washed in a week.  A loving thought is suddenly paused by an unpleasant comma, right?  Now imagine that dear friend was in fact your partner who never takes a shower except for once on Sundays. You may be thinking, “What in the stinky mediaeval madness

Unconscious Biases are social stereotypes about certain groups of people that individuals form outside their own conscious awareness. Everyone holds unconscious beliefs about various social and identity groups, and these biases stem from one’s tendency to organise social worlds by categorising. Now irrespective of whether you think the training is useful, the science of it

Our Original vs Sample segments highlights popular songs that were sampled by other artists and on this episode, it is Maceo and the Mack’s ‘Soul Power 74’ (1974) vs Jlo’s ‘Get right’ (2005). On the Original, at the 2.00 mark you can hear exactly where she has taken the sample for her hit song. ‘Soul

Love and greetings from the Talk ‘N’ Vibe Krew! During last Sunday’s show we reflected on how the restrictions of lockdown has affected our social lives and habits. We shared the new things we had picked up and the things we missed. The key point that stood out was how being in our homes more

We wouldn’t be The Black Card Talks if we didn’t come on here to tell you how important it is that you fill out the Census! But before we get into it, let’s outline what it is!  The census is a survey that happens every 10 years and gives us a picture of all the

On the 17th of February, Verzuz tv announced ‘D’angelo and friends’ Verzuz which left viewers wondering who the “and friends” were. As usual, there were various promos surrounding D’angelo’s Verzuz, including his legendary ‘showtime at the Apollo’ performance in 1995 and in true nostalgic fashion, he was set to perform there again on the 27th

South Africans were initially excited and anticipating the experience of an authentic African perspective on the popular reality dating Love Island franchise, which is currently being filmed in South Africa.The show has famously garnered a dedicated social media community who often live tweet their reactions to the show, so it was only natural for people

Welcome to The Final Ball Blog! This is where we’ll have weekly a weekly detailed insight into the last week of sport for those of you who just couldn’t live by only listening to us for an hour a week! And to start off with, something that is constantly on everyone’s mind, money. It’s the

Trust the Process – what does this mean? As a poet I spend quite a bit of my time breaking down mental barriers, whether it be doubt or literal writers block. At first these mental barriers were 100 feet tall and 50 metres wide, and unable to overcome them, I’d go months (years at one


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