04.02.20 Pt 2 - Is there value in paying extra for your kids to get into university? Shut down social media for a year and let’s see who has a real job. Gareth relives his 90s days of watching Baywatch. Speaking of Baywatch, Pamela Anderson got married for 12 days, maybe 5th time isn’t a charm. There’s a hero settling people’s debts anonymously. Michael Settas then joins us to talk healthcare for the public of South Africa.
4 Feb 2020 12AM
Society & Culture · News
04.03.2024 Pt 2 - The most polluted place on Earth is closer than you might think. Gareth and Leigh-Ann recap the mysterious disappearance of MH370, as officials continue their search. And it’s World Obesity Day… we’re joined by two experts for more.
04.03.2024 Pt 1 - Gareth and Leigh-Ann talk about the ‘joys’ of wearing spectacles. Gareth debates the big question... should the bathroom door be left open? James joins the team for the Monday morning sports wrap, and Simphiwe chats with Dr Hanan about an awkward issue.
01.03.24 Pt 2 - Gareth, Simphiwe and Ben discuss Dopamine Culture, and how it has changed with every generation. Simphiwe educates Ben and Gareth on ‘ghosting’ and how to handle relationships in a digital society. And, JJ Cornish joins the show to give an update on tensions in northern Africa.
Gareth tells Simphiwe about a special type of burger, that is considered quite nutritious. The team debate how much money they would need to retire... and Ben shares the latest sport news in Beyond the Scoreboard.
29.02.24 Pt 2 - Herman Mashaba joins the Burning Platform with Gareth, Phumi and Kanthan, to share ideas for South Africa if he were to take the presidential seat. Herman speaks on his time at the ANC, and Kanthan grills him about coalition politics with the DA.