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 No.27348[Reply][Last 50 Posts]

post meme templates and objects with transparent backgrounds, etc. for our OC makers to use.
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 No.42129

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not a template exactly but the aliens from the Twilight Zone episode To Serve Man have potential for reuse in Yakub memes

 No.42130

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 No.2906[Reply]

За Победу!

Post photographs, videos, documents, maps, medals and stories relating to the Great Patriotic War.
Post about WW-II history you know or want to know about. Primarily Soviet focused but includes others too.

If you have a soviet veteran in your family history, feel free to create an account and register their name, photo and any other information at http://moypolk.ru
No shitposting
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 No.41898

С ДНЁМ ВЕЛИКОЙ ПОБЕДЫ!
79 ЛЕТ НАЗАД ГЕРОИ-ОСВОБОДИТЕЛИ ОДОЛЕЛИ ЛЮТОГО ВРАГА!

УРА!!!

 No.42026

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I know Listverse isn't a high-quality site for news or information but it has some interesting posts, especially when you're 'aware'. Like most liberal burger rags it has a heavy anti-communist scaremongering angle in any content relative to the USSR, but an angle I don't see leftypol talk about as much is that also like most liberal burger rags, they try to avoid any mention of Russian or Soviet people in lists such as those of "real heroes" and whatever. Relative to this thread is
https://listverse.com/2018/08/31/10-lesser-known-wartime-nurses-who-displayed-amazing-heroism/
NOT ONE SINGLE NURSE mentioned is Russian, let alone Soviet. While I certainly wouldn't want to take away from the heroism of the others on that list, I find it peculiar as fuck given that unlike most countries Russia was among the earlier to have field nurses, starting at the very least from the Crimean War.
https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/7738882/
Soviet War Nurses were an intrinsic part of the Red Army and many were Heroes of the Soviet Union for their valor of saving troops under fire, such as Mariya Borovichenko (pic is not her).
https://dvizheniebezboli.ru/about/news/Podvig-voennykh-vrachey-i-medsester/



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 No.14883[Reply][Last 50 Posts]

Kie estas mia genigruloj? Ĉu iuj parolas la sennacian lingvon ĉi tie?
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 No.42047

Kiel vi fartas, miaj uloj?

 No.42058

>>42047
Mi devas iri al la laborejo sed mi ne volas

 No.42065

>>42058
Kompreneble. Mi ankaŭ ne volas iri al mia laborejo. Kapitalismo aĉegas.

 No.42250

Mi amegas Doom. Ĉu vi havas la tradukon?

 No.42261

>>42250
Mi ne ludis la tradukon, sed Doom ne enhavas multe da tekstoj, ĉu ne vere?



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 No.31830[Reply][Last 50 Posts]

Thoughts on Avatar? It's probably the most explicitly anti American movie of the decade and has strong anti imperial and anti capitalist themes.

Will it change anything?
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 No.42012

>>42000
why tf this have a wikipedia page?

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 No.42043

Funny article I read comparing the initial storyline of Boruto with this movie. Made me laugh but it's kinda accurate.
https://www.fbcnews.com.fj/entertainment/avatar-the-way-of-water-has-a-naruto-and-boruto-dilemma/

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 No.42260

The original Avatar MoCap is pretty damn intriguing. I think I like the design a bit more, in the sense that the narrower faces and less hyper-realism was interesting.



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 No.6035[Reply][Last 50 Posts]

It's that time again. Post trams and trains and other rail vehicles. Both vehicles from AES and c*pitalist countries welcome.I am looking for this one very aesthetic picture of a tram going down a grassy incline. I think it was from Czechoslovakia but not sure.
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 No.42182

>>6090
>Shinkansen vs TGV - Is One Better Than the Other?
>Curious Droid
https://files.catbox.moe/fymrzy.mp4

>>6110
>Urban Gondolas: Transit by Cable
>City Beautiful
https://files.catbox.moe/kcxhdu.mp4

>>6120
>Quick charge! Supercapacitor tram unveiled in China
>New China TV
Vid 1

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 No.42184

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>>42182 Pic unrelated to any linked posts, just a cool train this time

>>21943
>Real Life Snowpiercer - The Insane Giant Nazi Railway - Breitspurbahn
>Found And Explained
Essentially the Megatrain from Wolfenstein lol
https://files.catbox.moe/4ch76s.mp4

>>22035
>Public transportation in Vietnam - Luna Oi on Means Morning News!
>Luna oi!
https://files.catbox.moe/7wdm4t.mp4

>>22052
>Electric Buses Are A Scam*
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 No.42185

>>42182 >>42184 Part 3 - I've also archived most links ITT too in archive.is Then all I've got left is the image files.

>>23037
>What happened to London's trams? by Jay Foreman
https://files.catbox.moe/oa4a4g.mp4

>>24389
>Hanoi has a new METRO SYSTEM and it's AWESOME! by Luna oi!
https://web.archive.org/web/20240523011735/https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OQNjClGgKi4

>>24857 >>25338
>Large Railway Bridge Completes Joining Stage in Guangdong
>New China-Myanmar Railway Express Departs SW China
>CCTV Video News Agency
vid 1 and https://files.catbox.moe/jfswc9.mp4
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 No.42186

>>42182 >>42184 >>42185 I'm tired so I'll finish this archive effort later.
>>28465
>2 China-Made Trains of Jakarta-Bandung High-Speed Railway Arrive in Indonesia by CCTV Video News Agency
vid1

>>28808
>Builders overcome complex geological environments to build high-speed railway in China's Shaanxi by New China TV
https://files.catbox.moe/a3ma58.mp4

>>31151
>Chinese, Indonesian Presidents Witness Trial Run of Jakarta-Bandung High-Speed Railway by CCTV
https://files.catbox.moe/1m9evl.mp4

>>31160
>Why Swiss Trains are the Best in Europe by Not Just Bikes
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 No.42258

Why do Autisms love trains so much?

Because:
>They run on a set path at set times with a predictable time of leaving and arriving, which makes scheduling easier than if you had to travel by car since you can just pick the time that suits you the best.
>They don't have to compete with other forms of traffic because they're the only thing in the lane.
>They are comfortable to travel in
>They are more efficient than any other form of land-based mass transportation in terms of speed and how much they can carry.
>You don't have to stress about driving them yourself, even the actual drivers really only have to sit on their asses, occasionally accelerating and decelerating because the train goes on a set path.
>They can take you anywhere where there's a track; the tracks only have to be laid once and need much less replacement/maintenance than roads.
>They are less maintenance-intensive in terms of spare parts.
>They're much more clean in terms of their proportional environmental impact than a fleet of cars or buses.
>They don't need to be separately recharged or refueled because you can just hook them up to a source of electricity directly, which means they are more logistically sound on top of being energy efficient.
>They just look cool af.



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 No.42188[Reply]

As promised on >>527992 although I regret to inform that it will take a bit longer for the immortal jellyfish to get tattooed as I have commissioned an original design and have also been advised to wait for this one to heal first. It will take about a week or slightly more.

The leftypol logo / coat of arms is complete, although in the pictures it is still a bit bloody, It will become clean and the colors will have greater contrast once it has fully healed.

Follow ups will be posted on this thread, in the meantime feel free to use this thread to post about tattoos, piercings and general body modifications.

Inb4
>Q: Why is the background on the third picture so blurry?
<A: Privacy, as much as possible. I don't want other people to know what my wallpaper looks like.
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 No.42230

>>42228
Redundant, really

 No.42231

>>42224
> it took 4 hours total.
Wow, that sounds torturous!

 No.42240

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You're a crazy bastard for committing to the bit. Did it hurt?

 No.42242

>>42197
>Even if shit goes bad
I don't know how anyone from the 8chan days could think it hasn't already gone bad.

 No.42257

excited to see OP tattoo the jelly



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 No.42239[Reply]

Have you done any 𝕮𝖆𝖑𝖑𝖎𝖌𝖗𝖆𝖕𝖍𝖎𝖈 𝕬𝖗𝖙𝖘 lately?
All you need is a chiseled marker or brush or something and you can make some neat looking lines and fonts.

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 No.42256

From elementary school, our teachers have been teaching us calligraphy. Unfortunately, from elementary school to university, my handwriting has always been among the worst.If your handwriting is good, you can get extra points on your Chinese essays.
从小学开始我们的教师就在教我们书法,不幸的是从小学到大学我的字都是最难看的那一批
如果你的字写得好,你的语文作文能加分



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 No.28486[Reply][Last 50 Posts]

Post general thoughts, comments and marxist or any analysis on the show.

Ep 1 and 2 is out, Ep 3 comes out today.

Never seen GoT and enjoying the show so far, decent political intrigue so far.
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 No.42234

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HDR low quality JPEGs has got to be one of the stupidest capitalist inventions yet.

 No.42235

>>42233
>>42234
anti-piracy measure lol
If you stream the video, the file is never downloaded, just portions get loaded to your RAM while playing. If you could pre-download the file to watch in full quality then it would be easier to pirate it. Yet another case of making things worse for the paying customers than the pirates.

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>>42232
>wouldnt you want more bright and colorful images so an hdr screen can show them off more?
Yeah but that competes with hiding the flaws in the CGI. Everything is super dark now, even unrealistically dark. The lighter areas are restricted to highlights and often backlighting/rim lights that define edges, which keeps most of the subject darker while also compensating for an indistinct silhouette. It's fine for certain kinds of shots, but it gets overused because it's budget friendly since it allows you to skimp more on the CGI and it simplifies compositing to have less light and fewer sources.

 No.42238

My hot take after passing three graduate school economics classes is: Daenerys did absolutely the right thing in Slaver’s Bay, especially by taxing the slaveowners who were illegally in the market to buy freed slaves. Imposing a duty on slaveowners was intended (and likely succeeded) to discourage people from buying slaves and went to the Meereenese government. Contrary to the opinions of people who want to hate her, Dany never pockets the money herself. She put a (relatively common irl) tax on buying slaves to de-incentivize it to people in the market for them; if buying slaves is more expensive than not buying them, the propensity to do it decreases greatly. She did the right thing here.

GRRM obviously doesn’t really touch the issue of CAB + FAB = 0, Balance of Payments, Federal/Official Reserves, bonds, etc. but assuming that Slaver’s Bay has a central bank of some sort and that they either can use official reserves with a neighboring state/bank or something to otherwise stimulate the economy (even in terms of export subsidies, quota rents, or import tariffs), it would take a maximum of a few years for the Slaver’s Bay economy to restabilize. With the right counsel and investments, it could be a matter of months (assuming she gets back to Meereen from the Dothraki relatively soon and we don’t see the mess of Tyrion trying to negotiate with the slavers like we did in the show) before it got back into full swing. The economy is whack right now because it’s a transitionary period where the current accounts balance and financial accounts balance are in a deficit. It’s expected with her abolishment of slavery.

I’ve said this once and I’ve said it again. Daenerys is an inexperienced sixteen-year-old ruler in Meereen. She made mistakes, for sure. But in terms of the economy? She’s taken all the right steps to ensure it’s eventual success. Daenerys did nothing wrong and the people who say her economic plans in Slaver’s Bay were all missteps clearly haven’t done their research.

 No.42253

>>42238
Okay, but what about Aragorn's tax policy?



 No.22171[Reply][Last 50 Posts]

A general for "western" animations/cartoons.
Gonna start off with a recommendation to watch The King and the Mockingbird the 1980 version especially, absolutely comrade-pilled movie.

Good torrent sites (massive pop-up warning, put on an adblocker):
https://kimcartoon.li/CartoonList
https://rarbg.to/torrents.php?category=movies
https://rarbg.to/torrents.php?category=2;18;41;49
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 No.42128

Tigress got done dirty in the 4th KFP movie and by proxy, Angelina Jolie (as did the rest of the Furious Five). I don't get the hate Aquafina got for her role though, I thought she played Zheng pretty well and the fox was a likeable character. I think part of it is because of her voice role for the Seagull in the Little Mermaid movie, where the director clearly just had her act like a racist stereotype of a loud annoying black woman for no reason. The other part is how Tigress got almost no screentime and Zheng was the focus instead, which probably irritated fans, especially with how important Tigress was to all 3 films and the Furious Five being important supportive characters in general through-out the films and TV-series.

 No.42136

>>42128
that movie had a lot of bad writing decisions in general tbh

 No.42137

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>>42136
I know. It also pisses me off that the 7 Nation Army cover from the first trailer wasn't actually used in the movie or that it STILL hasn't been released as OST.

 No.42138

>>42136
>>42128
Pic rel is an inconsistency about Chameleon's motivations, but it can be reasonably explained: her argument of being rejected for being "too small" falls on its face the second you remember mantis is like 5 inches tall.

Granted it can be argued that this is a different region and we have seen masters reject teaching someone kung fu just because of the way they look like, for instance, Crane had to literally prove himself to everyone who doubted him because of his skinny legs. And Viper technically speaking was seen by her father as someone that he must protect because of her lack of fangs and venom. Plus, it wasn't just her being small as her reason, she also said that some masters said that she was lowly and others also said that it just wasn't her destiny to learn Kung Fu.

 No.42252

>>42138
>>42128
leaving this video here
even tho panda 4 (from reviews) seems to be mediocre film that i also didn't watch, i still find this vid about the interview on it's development interesting



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 No.20[Reply][Last 50 Posts]

Comics and cartoons are the industried were the contradictions of capitalism are the most noticeableYou know them I know them.
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 No.42009

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Why are like half of all memes today just variations on "le soy face?" is this the inevitable end point of casual reaction image posting?
https://knowyourmeme.com/memes/fan-screaming-at-madison-beer-performance-bereal/photos

 No.42021

>>39409
>The apple juice
Does Karkat know?

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 No.42249

Ok I dunno what thread we were talking about homestuck in but I am glad I kept reading long enough to see this series of pages, I wish it would just stay all shipping drama forever

https://www.homestuck.com/story/4710

 No.42254

>>42009
stupid kpop slop that died within a week



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