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ponte city, football academies, and premier league kits

Listening to Ponte City Tower on 99% Invisible. I’d seen images of Ponte City before – it’s a huge tower block in Johannesburg which crops up in various places because visually, it’s pretty remarkable – but I had no idea about the history of it. This is a really great episode, portraying Ponte as a microcosm… Read more »

italian towns, asteroids, and caring

Reading Who Will Save These Dying Italian Towns about small rural towns across Italy threatened by depopulation, poverty, and sometimes by being on top of a massive hill. The answer to the question (‘who will save them?’) is probably tourism, as it turns out, because they’re frequently stunning. I do prefer the approach taken with Sutera though,… Read more »