Jean-Luc Godard and Brigitte Bardot on the set of Le mépris, 1963.
2006. Justin Trudeau between scenes of the CBC documentary The Great War. Justin plays Talbot Mercer Papineau, who died in the battle of Passchendaele in 1916.
Don’t do it. You are too broken to be a soldier. Your heart is too fragile for war. And even if you do survive, you will leave your poetic soul in battleground that is too cursed to appreciate it’s beauty.
You are not a soldier. You are a child of the universe. That is where you came from, and that is where you must return."
My Mother on the Day I Almost Joined the Army (Also known as the Best Advice I Have Ever Got)
National pride, bitches
Soldiers of the Russian empire passing through the gates of Mukden, Manchuria, ca.1905
US paratroopers jump over trench to take their positions around Phouo Vinh airfield to protect the airstrip against a possible Viet Cong attack,13 June 1965
a very young passenger asks a station attendant for directions, on the railway platform at bristol, england, 1936. photo by george w. hales.
SO AT WORK TODAY I WALKED IN AND MY MANAGER WAS ON THE GROUND CRYING AND I WAS LIKE KIM WHAT’S WRONG AND SHE POINTS TO THE ORDER SCREEN AND IT SAYS WE NEED TO MAKE 2000 PIZZAS BY 6 PM SO I CALLED THE GUY AND HE WAS LIKE “I MEANT TO ORDER 20 PIZZAS OH MY GOD I’M SO SORRY I’M ON MOBILE” AND I’VE NEVER LAUGHED THAT HARD IN MY ENTIRE LIFE