bupkus

mental break

Jan 16
kateoplis:

Aogashima Island, Japan

nice bar-b-q pit

kateoplis:

Aogashima Island, Japan

nice bar-b-q pit


Nov 10

Oct 30
kateoplis:

“Democracy is not just a counting up of votes; it is a counting up of actions. Without those on the bottom acting out their desires for justice, as the government acts out its needs, and those with power and privilege act out theirs, the scales of democracy will be off. That is why civil disobedience is not just to be tolerated; if we are to have a truly democratic society, it is a necessity.”
— Howard Zinn: You Can’t Be Neutral on a Moving Train 

like rumsfield said, freedom’s untidy.

kateoplis:

“Democracy is not just a counting up of votes; it is a counting up of actions. Without those on the bottom acting out their desires for justice, as the government acts out its needs, and those with power and privilege act out theirs, the scales of democracy will be off. That is why civil disobedience is not just to be tolerated; if we are to have a truly democratic society, it is a necessity.”

Howard Zinn: You Can’t Be Neutral on a Moving Train 

like rumsfield said, freedom’s untidy.


kateoplis:

Times Magazine, 1941
Takeaway: Japanese men have impressive ‘staches. 

shouldn’t this be titled “how to tell your creditors…”

kateoplis:

Times Magazine, 1941

Takeaway: Japanese men have impressive ‘staches. 

shouldn’t this be titled “how to tell your creditors…”


Jul 25
kateoplis:

A flood of Russian armored cars move toward the front, on October 19, 1941.
From Part 4 of The Atlantic’s 20-week series on WW II (1, 2, 3)

for a second there i thought they had reopened the 405

kateoplis:

A flood of Russian armored cars move toward the front, on October 19, 1941.

From Part 4 of The Atlantic’s 20-week series on WW II (12, 3)

for a second there i thought they had reopened the 405



Jul 10

while many great things happened on this date involving comets, pearls, and film, they are meaningless in comparison. tavalodet mobarak, meine liebe schone


Jul 3
kateoplis:

Mission Specialist Bruce McCandless II, is seen further away from the confines and safety of the Space Shuttle Challenger than any previous astronaut has ever been from an orbiter in this February 12, 1984 photo.
In Focus: The History of the Space Shuttle

yo, guys? guys!!?

kateoplis:

Mission Specialist Bruce McCandless II, is seen further away from the confines and safety of the Space Shuttle Challenger than any previous astronaut has ever been from an orbiter in this February 12, 1984 photo.

In Focus: The History of the Space Shuttle

yo, guys? guys!!?


kateoplis:

A grocery store in Islamabad (Muhammed Muheisen)

excuse me, where’s the atm?

kateoplis:

A grocery store in Islamabad (Muhammed Muheisen)

excuse me, where’s the atm?


Mar 28
“You cannot have a revolution if you’re not willing to sacrifice everything.” Kateoplis (via jhnbrssndn) Re: this. (via kateoplis)

(via kateoplis)


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