TOM EATON: Lockdown love bubble bursts in a puff of smoke
Unflattening curve of arrests and U-turn on cigarettes drag the spotlight back onto the chaos in the ANC
In my local shopping centre five employees stood in a tight huddle around a sixth who was taping something to the floor. None wore a mask. Their faces, offering smiles and jovial commentary, were kissing-distance apart.
At last the one on the floor got up and revealed her work: a printed circle, carefully stuck down, indicating how far apart shoppers needed to stand when they queued.