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Frenkie de Jong, the Story of a Young Prodigy

Frenkie de Jong, the Story of a Young Prodigy

Ever since the young and rising star, Frenkie de Jong, joined Ajax from his former club Willem II back in 2015, he procured serendipitous sight to the spectators at the newly-named Johan Cruijff Arena, and although the Dutch league, Eredivisie, is not a very popular one, he still managed to arouse whispers from the footballing…

Winding back the clock

Winding back the clock

It was late into the night and I was watching this video essay by Dan Golding titled The Meaning in the Music: Hans Zimmer and Time on YouTube and it had me captivated. In the video, the narrator quotes Michel Chion’s “synchronised sound made cinema an art of time” critique and goes on to argue…

No Hard Feelings, Only Feelings- Romance and Riquelme

No Hard Feelings, Only Feelings- Romance and Riquelme

    No.10s in football are special and to me, they symbolize the aesthetic beauty of the game. One of the few roles in sports where true superior talent rarely goes unnoticed. Tournaments make these players famous. And time and nostalgia do their bit to make them legendary. To be unique in an already unique role requires something else…