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Times Live: Anyone for bunny ears?

I’d stumbled across this sterling fortune by signing up to Freecycle Cape Town, a non-profit, online forum where anyone in the city can post ads to liberate themselves of unwanted possessions, find things they need but can’t afford, and track down hard-to-find whatnots.

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Times Live: Priceless liberation

Boyle embarked on the moneyless life by acquiring his caravan through Freecycle.org – a free international junkmail that operates in 85countries, including South Africa, and claims it keeps 500 tons of perfectly usable goods out of landfill sites every day. In return for his green fingers, he secured his right to stay in the orchard from the Radford Mill farming community to which it belongs.

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