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Maria Papageorgiou Feminism, atheism, politics, marketing, science, skepticism.

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The Call of Cthulhu

Many bibliophiles and fans of horror and fantasy writing believe that the birth of the modern horror story can be traced to the dark visions that sprang from the febrile imagination of H. P....

Chameleons of the Art World

Director Aaron Christian made this hilarious double send-up of the art world and pretentious wildlife documentaries. All of you artists and gallery denizens will recognize the creatures prow...

The Five Pillars Of Brand Likeability

As brand marketers, we are conditioned to think early on in terms of attaining loyalty and...

How AI Threatens Advertising And Brands

Given my dislike of the ‘death’ theme that haunts every possible marketing moment currentl...

Brand Language Integration Builds Strength

While many brands have woken up to the need to align the language in their marketing comms...

Sunlight & Shadow at Yusuhara Hachimangu

Yusuhara Hachimangu Shrine was the major shrine of what is bow called Oita City, and is located in the mountains to the west of the city proper. I visited in a loveky sunny morning in Fe...

Manholes by Children

On some recent travels I came across a couple of towns that have their manholes designs designed by children. The first was Takamatsu in Kagawa on Shikoku. These first three designs were...

See Venice And Die (or take a number)

I feel very lucky to have visited Venice before the advent of cruise ships and budget airl...

Sweet Travels

All of my life I have suffered from what we in the U.S. call a “sweet tooth”. This is not ...

Travel Periodically

In 2014 Airbnb tried to launch a print travel magazine aimed primarily at their rental hosts, but only one issue of Pineapple ever made it to press. Now everyone’s favorite accommodation platform is partnering with Hearst Publishing to produce a new ...