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Desirable Gifts 2005: In the spirit of excessive consumerism, (and proudly doing our bit to keep the global economy afloat) we’re pleased to present our selection of 23 desirable things to buy, give or demand, these holidays.
CELEBRITY GOSSIP: The dirt on Nicole Richie’s split, Nicole Kidman’s engagement, Britney’s marriage woes, Elton’s wedding, Kate’s post-coke career boom and much more!
What Went Wrong: The Gay Games Bid: Exclusive! The valiant effort to secure the Gay Games for Joburg has come to naught. We look at the nerve-racking events that led up to the announcement.
All Hail Gloria!: Take time out with Dion Chang’s new book, Gloria’s Guide to Fabulousness – a humorous reminder that we’re all just a little step away from true 'divadom'.
HARRY POTTER AND THE GOBLET OF FIRE: Our film reviewers go head-to-head in two remarkably opposing reviews of the latest Harry Potter film. Which will you agree with?
NO ANGEL: Robbie Williams is a unique musical artist – not restricting himself to the rules and expectations of modern day celebritydom. Mambaonline takes a look at the sexy star and his new album, Intensive Care.
MAMBA TRAVEL: THE LAGOON COAST: While just a few hours drive from Joburg, Mozambique is a very different world – a mix of Portuguese, Arab and African cultures, embellished with paradise-like beaches and delectable food.
A TAN TO DIE FOR: As summer makes itself felt, the need to look tanned and healthy sees light-skinned gay men take to beaches and tanning salons. A tan may help you get lucky, but could it also kill you?
ALL FOR ONE AND ONE FOR ALL: Group sex is the stuff of fantasies for many of us. But should it become a reality? Christo Valentyn investigates the workings of a Gauteng group sex club and chats to its members.
Pride Reborn?: Some may not care, others may be surprised, and some will be delighted that this year’s Joburg Pride appears to be on track. Read on to get all the details about the event, and what it means for you.