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Gojek - Sang Penyelamat Perempuan

Sengaja buat judulnya aneh dan merangsang (((MERANGSANG))) biar hits kayak situs sebelah dengan judul artikel panjang-panjang seperti dari Jakarta ke Pekalongan. Kenapa Pekalongan? Nggak tahu, mungkin ini dorongan semesta karena jodoh saya berasal dari sana. 999 more words


Athens, Greece: Coming to a Developed World Metropolis Near You?

The latest developments in the eurozone financial crisis have seen Greece go to the polls to decide upon the acceptability of yet another loans agreement – messy small-print duly included – and much of the analysis on this topic has focused on familiar tropes: the implications of the referendum result for Greece’s continued participation in the euro; the value of that same currency; and even the possibility of the European Union losing a relatively minor but deeply symbolic member country. 332 more words


Addicted to Brussels

I close my eyes. I’m running on Rue Trone or on Rue de la Loi, running late to a meeting. Everyone around me is also running, jogging during their lunch break or trying to get on time to the next conference in Bozar. 294 more words


Bright lights, big city


Big cities show survival of the fittest in action.

The fittest don’t have to be fittest in body. Just fittest in mind.

If you come to the Big City naïve, stubborn, vain, or showing poor judgement, 115 more words

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