Polish illustrator, artist, and co-owner of Morski Studio Graficzne Igor Morski creates surreal images imbued with hidden meaning. He graduated with honors from the Interior Architecture and Industrial Design Faculty at the State Higher School of Fine Art in Poznań, and worked for public broadcasting in the 80s and 90s, before finally pursuing a career in press illustration. Morski opened his own studio in 1995.

"Sometimes I used to use popular symbols, such as Pinocchio’s long nose," Morski told Bored Panda. "However, most frequently I have tried to think up my own symbols. For example, [my piece] “creative archaeology” is about the commercialisation of archaeology. There, I depict a halved human head filled with the sand with a stylised figure of Indiana Jones, the archaeologist, at the top. The symbolism becomes clear. On the one hand, you have the head filled with the sand, on the other, the figure digging in it."

More info: igor.morski.pl | Facebook (h/t: demilked, sunriseartists)

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NadineMorris-Wieringa
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5 years ago

I was a single parent myself for a while. This illustrates the situation perfectly! I had to row against my ex while having the added weight of the children.

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FarvaMinhas
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5 years ago

This is deep.....

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TinyDynamine
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5 years ago

The words on there are the days of the week in case you were wondering.

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KarinaLopez
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5 years ago

Child trapped in us

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AuburnSkies
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5 years ago

That moment when you realize you're using a phone to look at this...

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JessicaRudd
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5 years ago

America

HebiHime
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5 years ago

It is not America, it is developed countries

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MaryamAfshar
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5 years ago

you are what you eat

JennBurns
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5 years ago

All the garbage we consume. With our bodies & our minds.

SallyHart
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5 years ago

Consumerism

JoyceMcNamara
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5 years ago

Garbage in -- garbage out..

DarleneAyars-Feazell
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5 years ago

the symbolic obesity of our superficial consumption of commercial crap in our lives

LaurenAshley
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5 years ago

That's called stereotyping. Not racism. I'm American and I'm very fit and I hate eating fast food and junk food. Not all Americans eat McDonald's

andreatrueba
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5 years ago

you are what you eat

GlynisLailann
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5 years ago

This picture should be put up in every public space the world over where large quantities of junk food is consumed.

starla4
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5 years ago

As an American, I saw this to mean that increased obesity is the result of capitalism making garbage food easier to obtain than healthy food.

JohnNathanNeilDion
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5 years ago

Our lives are increasingly filled with excesses and trash and nonsense that are either put in by ourselves or imposed by others / governments / societies

LindaGogulskiRubin
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5 years ago

Greed

Bernadette Grabowska-Kirk
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5 years ago

Men are full of crap! ;-)

Nicola Bishop
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4 years ago

:-D :-D :-D :-D

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JannaCroniser
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5 years ago

No one eats that many wrappers

MikeHillyer
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5 years ago

You are what you eat. lol

chachkimooch
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5 years ago

Wow! This is... disturbing! (Well, I'm off to fill a box with some junk for the thrift shop)

GeoffHall
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5 years ago

Yep some people are full of shi..

TonyBalthazar
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5 years ago

It's all man made rubbish

AidaJakob
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5 years ago

I don't think that this is about junk food or fat people, I think it is about garbage we produce, and white people spend the most thus more garbage.. All packed food, water etc it all produces garbage...

KarinMorris
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5 years ago

White people? I hate to tell you this but the black race eats crap way more than white people. White people are always after the latest health craze

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Karen Berg
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4 years ago

We are what we eat

Maxine Gordon
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4 years ago

AMERICA MIGHT BE ONE OF THE WORST COUNTRY THAT PROMOTES/ENDORSE UNHEALTHY EATING HABITS....TRUTH BE TOLD ALL OVER THE WORLD THERE'S EITHER A LOT OR A LITTLE JUNK IN EVERYONE. EDUCATION, KNOWLEDGE, DISCIPLINE, SELF-WORTH.....IS KEY. UNHEALTHY EATING, POOR CHOICES OR ADDICTION OF ANY KIND AFFECT EVERY FACET OF OUR BEING & EXISTENCE.

James Wack
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4 years ago

'Western Civilization'... https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Live_Fast_Die_Young

Sherri White
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5 years ago

Garbage in, garbage out?

Dominique Nicodeme
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5 years ago

What is the real waste?

Allan Carpenter
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5 years ago

Too much to digest?

Terry Fraser
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5 years ago

Gluttony

Elana Miranda
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5 years ago

Gluttony.

Yaga McInnes
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5 years ago

rubbish!.

Jane Fletcher
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5 years ago

How can all this be put on facebook

Misty Yearwood
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5 years ago

"La Consombre¡!¡!" HAHAHA! R.I.P.Bubba ♡

Noneofyourbusiness
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5 years ago

FYI im skinny and im on a diet that no understands i havent ate anything since yesterday morning

JenniferSiedschlag
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5 years ago

This fat person looks unrealistically confident, considering the fatphobia he probably experiences on a daily basis. Case in point.

JeannieCarle
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5 years ago

So so sad

AntoinetteBraat
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5 years ago

voracity, greed, laziness, lust, envy, pride & revenge

AntoinetteBraat
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5 years ago

Gluttonny....

ChaerRenae
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5 years ago

yup.

PriyaChana
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5 years ago

We are what we eat

LisaManlove
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5 years ago

Yeppers...love this guy

ScamperKitty
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5 years ago

Born to consume

KarenBerg
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5 years ago

Garbage in, garbage out

KarenBerg
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5 years ago

You are what you eat You are what you eat

KendallFrye
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5 years ago

The trash we consume.

-Ania-Dinusia
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5 years ago

Tyskie beer

YolaCampbell
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5 years ago

you are what you eat

AmalIsaeva
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5 years ago

Too much waste is hidden in people of modern society

gladys
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5 years ago

Way to generalize an entire country... dumb ass... you illustrations are garbage

JaniceFoster
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5 years ago

No country in particular is mentioned - in fact, the article refers specifically to "modern society" in general. Sounds like this pic just hit a little too close to home for you...

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Joeycampese
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5 years ago

So true

AdityaMaheshwari
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5 years ago

We are getting fast, cheap and easy food but we are filling ourselves with garbage only..!!

AnnieBrewer
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5 years ago

Garbage in, garbage out

tiagoobin
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5 years ago

Gross!! So effective.

JannaCroniser
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5 years ago

That's ridiculous, I don't eat wrappers. Just the delicious food inside!

Joeycampese
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5 years ago

So true..

AlbinoSquirrel
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5 years ago

This ones just way too weird

RalucaRalu
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5 years ago

Noooo! Not all Americans eat fast food! They just eat "people"... and 90% of them eat fast food...

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FidouDidou
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5 years ago

explains why i never get to work on time :P

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LaurieThrasher
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5 years ago

Life in a shambles

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Norn
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5 years ago

we are mostly empty space

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BirchyCat
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5 years ago

Reminds me of a Dali painting.

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LaurieThrasher
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5 years ago

Hawaiian size.

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DeeGee
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5 years ago

We say in Poland that "someone is making water out of your brain", when you are manipulated.

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AllanAllsopp
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5 years ago

We all grow in different directions.

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JoshOlkowski
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5 years ago

Society's demands are eating him up inside.

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JustynaBarucha
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5 years ago

Magritte byłby dumny Panie Morski. Pozdrawiam

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LaurieThrasher
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5 years ago

On the go

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LaurieThrasher
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5 years ago

Beautiful, can smell the damp forest ground

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RaziaSultana
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5 years ago

Circle of life

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LaurieThrasher
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5 years ago

No sleep for you!

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JustynaBarucha
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5 years ago

Magritte inspiration

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HarrytonBrewdigmeister
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5 years ago

dope dope dope

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NicoletaCretu
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5 years ago

Putin

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MeganCarson
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5 years ago

The masks we wear

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Shannon
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5 years ago

Self conscious

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AnitaPócsi
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5 years ago

Our road is from money?

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Shannon
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5 years ago

You've got "male"?

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ValentinaBacalu
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5 years ago

Nature is stronger than what people build ;)

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MeganCarson
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5 years ago

Like fish in a barrel

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Norn
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5 years ago

imagination

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JacklynBlythe
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5 years ago

White-washed

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CsillaIhnatiuc
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5 years ago

Killed by water...

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Norn
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5 years ago

being a slave to things I posses

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Norn
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5 years ago

peak of civilisation

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Norn
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5 years ago

holding up for too long

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Norn
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5 years ago

business

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AnitaPócsi
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5 years ago

I don`t think so. It may mean that someone else leads him, just a "small" people, who he shouldn`t listen to.

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TyYamnitz
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5 years ago

The mind is influenced by its environment

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Norn
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5 years ago

slave of sexuality

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LindaHarvey
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5 years ago

Where the mind is

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LauraFox
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5 years ago

My husband and I always have the deep discussions about our life and marriage in the middle of the night. This one really resonates with me.

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Norn
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5 years ago

break free

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MalinaAlexandra
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5 years ago

Demons inside us are killing us or that dark side inside each of us

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MalinaAlexandra
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5 years ago

Greedy

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Shannon
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5 years ago

See me for who i really am.

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Shannon
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5 years ago

We are prisoners to the vessel we were born into.

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LauraFox
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5 years ago

Ew

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MalinaAlexandra
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5 years ago

Economy. Something like exploitation.

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DarleneAyars-Feazell
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5 years ago

The distorted reality and transformation of matter to symbolize reality in dreams

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DarleneAyars-Feazell
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5 years ago

The burden on man of the lowest of creatures

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JonathanM
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5 years ago

Freedom during evolution progresses to a mere symbol of liberty.

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PhilipAtkins
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5 years ago

We can evolve and change, but our future is literally either going to be flooded or filled with pollution

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