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Boeing 737's

Boeing 737's

Guest : Dennis Tajer

The second fatal Boeing 737 Max crash could have been prevented if Boeing listened to
pilots' suggestions to improve safety, a major pilots union said as it accused Boeing of
having a "poisoned, diseased philosophy."
Dennis Tajer, a spokesman for Allied Pilots Association, which represents American
Airlines pilots, told CNN that the Ethiopian Airlines crash, which killed 157 people in
March, could have been avoided if Boeing had listened to pilots at a meeting between
the company and the union in November 2018.



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Cape Town's Flea Market scene

23 October 2019 10:03 PM

Guests : Faried Swartz
               Bruce Tait

Cape Town has a thriving flea market scene, from the Green Market Square to the
Muizenberg Flea market and many others in between, its a place where stallholders set
out their handmade wares or items that they hope will catch the eye off locals looking
for bargains and items not found in your regular stores. Joining us in studio is Faried
Swartz who is a regular at the Milnerton Fleas market his fellow flea market friend
Bruce Tait.

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Impossible Return

23 October 2019 9:44 PM

Guest : Prof Siona O'Connell
             Joanne February
             Shani Edwards

Earlier in the week John Maytham interviewed Professor Sionna O'Connell about her
book "Impossible Return-Cape Town's Forced Removals" which tells the story of the
forced eviction from Harfield Village during Apartheid.

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Mmusi Maimane resigns

23 October 2019 9:02 PM

Guests : Sanusha Naidu | Political Analyst
               Ntsikelelo Breakfast | School of Security and African Studies at Stellenbosch                         University |

Political analysts Sanusha Naidu & Ntsikelelo Breakfats joins us with
their thoughts on the latest development in SA politics
On Wednesday it was Mmusi Maimane, the party's leader resigning along with the
party's Federal Council Chairperson Athol Trollip.
Earlier this week, Joburg Mayor Herman Mashaba also resigned citing difference with
the party's new leadership following its Federal Council meeting where Helen Zille
returned to the party's fold.

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Improv Comedy

22 October 2019 10:04 PM

Thomas Dodds & Sophie Joans are two Improv Comedians who join us in studio.

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Motoring with Melinda Ferguson

22 October 2019 9:44 PM

Tonight Melinda Ferguson puts the brand new Audi Q8 SUV under the spotlight.

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The Art of Dying

22 October 2019 9:19 PM

Tonight we are joined by Dr John Kiley, a Tygerberg Hospice oncologist for a frank
discussion about death

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#BeautifulNews

21 October 2019 10:19 PM
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Discovery Vitality discounts on flights may be much smaller than you think

21 October 2019 10:12 PM

There have been several caveats, many of which have lead to complaints about the
true value of the advertised discounts. And in reality, our analysis shows, what is
advertised as a 25% discount can in fact be as little as 13%.

When a customer in a social media response to this issue raised on the Vitality
Facebook page, the company said “The total Discovery amount reflecting throughout
the booking process does not include the booking fee which only reflects before the
payment screen.”

Guest: Andrew Thompson

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Men as early childhood development practitioners

21 October 2019 9:17 PM

Where you place your child for care and early learning is one of the most important
decisions a parent can make. The people and places that surround a young child
influence their cognitive and emotional development for life. This is also likely to be the
first social space that a child encounters without a parent, and it will shape the child’s
engagement with most social institutions in future, including school, tertiary education
and even the workplace.

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Chris Venter - The blind hiker that conquered Lion's Head

21 October 2019 8:47 PM

Chris Venter recently became the first blind person to climb Lion's head, with the help
of his guide Kosta Papagiorgio he was able to complete the hike in 10 hours.

The duo was able to do this by Chris holding onto Kosta's shoulder and constantly
talking to each other. Kosta has been up Lion's head more than 400 times and describes
the hike with Chris as life altering.

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