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China is a really weird place. The country has built itself real-life mockups of European towns intended initially for Chinese citizens to live in. But with the wealth distribution so skewed in the country, it seems that the wealthy are merely buying properties and leaving them to rot. So what have these towns become? Mere […]

Kitsault: A Canadian community that has been abandoned for 30 years

Carolyn Jarvis of a TV program called 16:9 takes a look at an abandoned town in Canada named Kitsault. The town, built to house mining employees and their families, was left abandoned after the mineral they were mining became unprofitable. People were told to leave overnight and the town basically set abandoned for about 30 […]

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This is the first time I’m hearing about this story, which proves just what The Atlantic is reporting here — that there is some sort of cover-up going on within this small Ohio town regarding the alleged rape of a young woman by members of the town’s beloved football team. It involves, to some degree […]

ORDOS from Charles Lanceplaine on Vimeo. This is the first time I’m hearing about the city of Ordos in Inner Mongolia, China. According to the video description, the place is massive and original built for about 1 million inhabitants, but only several thousand live there due to major problems with infrastructure. The place is lavishly […]

This music video is so cool. Coldplay tells the story here of a group of young kids who paint a dark city with colors. Love how it brings the comic book strip to life.