"Looks like Dirk is battling to COPE with all the free booze on this flight."
'Die Burger' has had just three full time daily cartoonists since it was founded in 1915 under the editorship of DF Malan; all three of them giants of South African…>
NEWS24 reports from Johannesburg - Cope MP Dirk Feldman has been roundly roasted after he reportedly tried to open the door of an SAA plane in mid-flight while intoxicated on Saturday.
HAIBO.COM adds that "shaken but relieved passengers described how Feldman had earlier run up and down the aisle with his arms outstretched, singing R Kelly’s ‘I Believe I Can Fly’."
[see a translation of the cartoon in the Sidelines column]