Long before Arnie was known as the venerable governor - or even venereal governor - of California, he was best known for the lines "I'll be back." The catch phrase originated from the 1984 dystopian science fiction film The Terminator, in which Arnold Schwarzenegger plays the role of a cyborg (model numbers T-800, T-850 or T-101).
I'm a self confessed Pinotphile - there is simply no wine that comes close to a good Pinot Noir. Despite the fear of (often) sounding like an utter wine snob, and the regular snotty remarks from those who like a "good" Mocha or chocolate flavoured sweeter wine (that makes me want to throw up a little bit), I simply cannot be a huge Merlot fan. I have tasted too many Merlots that are too fruity and too soft.
The TRD (Toyota Racing Development) nomenclature has long been associated with fast, nippy top of the range models which are both aspirational and fun to drive. There is a long list of former models which have created a legacy among boy-racers. The Toyota Auris 1,6 TRD, however, won't be on that list.
Some governments are better than others. Chance, and a nomadic existence, has provided me with a checklist of bad governments. Limited to first-hand experience, earned, not learned, I list my four top contenders of the past 50 years.
Just four months after its successful listing, Delta Property Fund's recent announcement that it intended to raise capital of up to R1bn via a rights offer should come as no surprise. Its vision is to own a property portfolio valued in excess of R7bn by 2017.