There's a poignant riddle about how time destroys everything. We can't remember how it goes, and it's a lot more eloquent than that, but whatever: time is a dick.

It's hard to observe this dickishness as it happens, but when you see the pictures of the passage of time, it's pretty undeniable. For example ...

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2014 The Independence Square in Kiev is restored to its former glory since the riots. 2016

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CRACKEDCON ATACAMA DESERT Located in Chile it is one of the driest places on Earth Usual state Oct. 2015 Some heavy rainfall and 6 months later..

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June 16, 1917 Aftermath of the Battle of Passchendaele in World War 1. December 5, 1917 CRACKED COM

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Florida's Soldier Key (15 miles south of Miami Beach) August, 1992 Two weeks before Hurricane Andrew One week after Hurricane Andrew

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Black Canyon before and after the construction of Hoover Dam. 1928 1936 CRACKEDCON

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