Five articles I've read and enjoyed recently.
The Sea of Crises
A sumo wrestling tournament. A failed coup ending in seppuku. A search for a forgotten man. How one writer’s trip to Japan became a journey through oblivion.
The Economics (and Nostalgia) of Dead Malls
I didn't go to a mall until the late 90s, and I'll wager those in the UK are nothing like those in the US. Still, I found this fascinating.
The incredible true story behind the Toronto mystery tunnel
Why Elton McDonald built the Toronto tunnel that captivated the world.
A man and his cabin in the woods.
Why you shouldn't exercise to lose weight
Explained with 60+ studies