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  • The importance of the island arose from its being the great money bank of the natives, who here collected the zimbo, buzio, cowrie, or cypræa moneta.

    Two Trips to Gorilla Land and the Cataracts of the Congo

  • Good question I've always wondered. .but during my time ndisati ndawanikwa foreign guys used to say there something distinctly different with Zimbo girls in general and I remembr ma Nigerians went crazy nema zimbo chics same as ava mabrandaya ekwa Seseko wazaBanga Mobutu

    Zimbabwe Telegraph and ZimDaily Forums

  • Ramba, tinewe Morgan. talks written by exiled zimbo, August 14, 2008 we cannot accept a GNU were the junta has executive powers.



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  • In the work of Daniel Dennett, a zimbo is a zombie (an organism physically and behaviourally identical to a human being except that it is not conscious) which can interrogate and discuss its own internal states. A zimbo would presumably report (incorrectly) that it was conscious. Dennett (and I) think we're all zimboes. Oh, except that he and I don't actually think we're conscious.

    January 9, 2009