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Sri Lanka explosions kill more than 200
Religion of Peace, eh? (by B00Mer)
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Trump apparently back in Lizzie's good books!
He just got an invitation to Buckingham Palace for two days in June! 75th Anniversary of D-Day? Will you be going along Walter? (by JLM)
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The Cathedral of Notre Dame is Burning POPULAR!
Terrible, sad day. (by Tecumsehsbones)
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Tesla to cut thousands of jobs as Elon Musk warns the ‘road ahead is very difficult’ POPULAR!
But but but... Tesla Inc. will cut its full-time employee headcount by 7 per cent, with Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk saying "the road ahead is very difficult to make electric cars affordable for the mass market." The shares fell 7.6 per cent... (by petros)
1 day ago by Johnnny last post
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Anti-Carbon Tax Convoy
I'm stuck in its wake. It's massive. 20-30km worth of trucks rolled past so far. 1/2hr so far. ... (by petros)
1 day ago by bill barilko last post
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Flyers remove Kate Smith statue
Those who remember the Broad Street Bullies will remember Kate Smith singing God Bless America at their home games. She was a good luck charm. But she was also a racist who had a legacy of race hatred. Therefore her statue outside of their arena has gone... (by Hoid)
1 day ago by Danbones last post
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The Queen attends an Easter service on her 93rd birthday
The Queen has attended an Easter service at Windsor Castle on the day she celebrates her 93rd birthday. She was presented with flowers and a crowd sang "Happy Birthday" as she left St George's Chapel. In an Easter message, Prime Minister Theresa May... (by Blackleaf)
1 day ago by spilledthebeer last post
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CNN dying POPULAR!
Delicious. (by Walter)
2 days ago by Curious Cdn last post
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The Queen hands out Maundy Money to 186 pensioners
On Thursday, the Queen handed out Maundy Money to 186 pensioners - 93 men and 93 women, 93 being the age she becomes tomorrow - in a centuries-old Easter tradition... ... (by Blackleaf)
2 days ago by Cliffy last post
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Same sex married
If funnier sex within men and men I perhaps like gay better than woman thought. (by Tense81)
2 days ago by taxslave last post
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Former Winnipeg journalist pleads guilty to robbing two banks in Medicine Hat
Former Winnipeg journalist pleads guilty to robbing two banks in Medicine Hat Canadian Press ... (by spaminator)
2 days ago by petros last post
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Capitalism will save this world
Watch this entrepreneurs capitalize on the shortage of cheap housing and a abundant supply of cheap plastic material. New homes to be built from 18 tonnes of recycled plastic... (by Angstrom)
2 days ago by Curious Cdn last post
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Lunacy of the Left POPULAR!
Clift is nuts. MRC DisHonors Awards: Eleanor Clift Wins Quote of the Year for Insisting Amb. Stevens Wasn't Murdered (by Walter)
3 days ago by Tense81 last post
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Isis POPULAR!
Can we combine all the ISIS threads please. (by Goober)
3 days ago by Hoid last post
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20,000 re-enact the crucifixion in Trafalgar Square
Around 20,000 worshippers gathered in Trafalgar Square yesterday for the annual Passion of Jesus celebration, which depicts the Easter story. ... (by Blackleaf)
3 days ago by Curious Cdn last post
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Asda supermarket offers 'free alcohol' in wrong Welsh translation
Before you empty your car boot in preparation - yes, the offer of free booze at a Torfaen supermarket really is too good to be true. A sign in... (by Blackleaf)
4 days ago by Cannuck last post
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Humboldt Broncos bus crash POPULAR!
14 dead 15 injured in crash of hockey team bus outside of Tisdale Sask. What a horrible story to wake up to. here is the go fund me page to help these people out. Not a hockey fan but I am a... (by Hoid)
4 days ago by Wise last post
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Alan Garcia Crooked ex-Prez/Peru Shoots Himself Dead-Nation Rejoices
A more useless corrupt hapless ****up you couldn't invent-remember when he took refuge in the Uruguayan embassy trying to claim sanctuary and they threw him out? Alan García: former Peru president dies after shooting himself before arrest García, who... (by bill barilko)
4 days ago by spaminator last post
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2019 deaths of notables
Another year to keep track of deaths of notables. Ave atque vale. (by Walter)
6 days ago by B00Mer last post
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Julian Assange in custody.
UK Sajid Javid... (by Hoid)
1 week ago by Danbones last post
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Racism of the left
Ohio Democrat Drafts Amendment Seeking To Make Black Babies Exempt From Pro-Life Law Cnat make this shit up. (by Walter)
1 week ago by petros last post
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Tiger Woods Wins !!
Tiger Woods claims first Masters win since 2005 That Tiger magic was on full display. What form. (by Ocean Breeze)
1 week ago by Kreskin last post
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Hunchback rolling in his grave
Notre Dame burning down. (by Kreskin)
1 week ago by Curious Cdn last post
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Science and Archiology Discoveries.
Bones discovered in an island cave may be a new human species Scientists found what they say are the remains of three relatives of modern humans in a cave in the Philippines. The bones and teeth represent a new species, they conclude, which they... (by Ocean Breeze)
1 week ago by pgs last post
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Nurses report being exhausted
Just listening to a discussion on C.B.C. radio about nurses in Nova Scotia being exhausted after working a 12 hour shift. Would working 8 hour shifts improve the situation? (by JLM)
1 week ago by Wise last post
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What kind of Bull shit is this?
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Pot legal - sky not falling
the Harper Silly Ninnies were against legalizing pot because - well because they are against everything - but specifically because there would be carnage on the roads and... (by Hoid)
1 week ago by Curious Cdn last post
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Oops, I Did It Again
Bride-to-be called 911 for help and was fatally shot by a Minneapolis police officer By Katie Mettler July 17 ... (by Tecumsehsbones)
1 week ago by taxslave last post
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Elvis Presley 'faked death because he was FBI operative'
Elvis Presley 'faked death because he was FBI operative', conspiracists claim A bizarre conspiracy theory claims that Elvis Presley faked his own death in order to participate in a secret FBI operation. The King was said to be fearing for his life... (by B00Mer)
1 week ago by taxslave last post
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CIA admits involvement in overthrow of Iran's government in 1953
On the 60th anniversary of the overthrow of the democrtically elected leader Mohammad Mossadeq the C.I.A has finally decided to admit their involvement in the incident. Robert Scheer: The Moment the U.S. Ended Irans Brief Experiment in Democracy -... (by gore0bsessed)
1 week ago by Blackleaf last post
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Suspected Rhino Poacher, Killed by Elephant and Eaten by Lions
Suspected Rhino Poacher Is Killed by an Elephant and Then Eaten by Lions in South Africa Only a skull and a pair of trousers remained after a suspected rhino poacher was killed by an elephant and... (by B00Mer)
2 weeks ago by Never last post
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The hate object you really hate
Religion isn't everything but one hate objects is Okey. (by TalkingTogheter)
2 weeks ago by darkbeaver last post
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Child brides as young as TEN 'are being advertised on Facebook'
Child brides as young as TEN 'are being advertised on Facebook' and sold to men 'old enough to be their grandfathers' in Nigeria Nigerian child brides as young... (by B00Mer)
2 weeks ago by B00Mer last post
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Suspicious fires consume 3 black churches in 10 days in a Louisiana parish
Suspicious fires consume 3 black churches in 10 days in a Louisiana parish (CNN)For three historically black churches in the heart of south central... (by B00Mer)
2 weeks ago by B00Mer last post
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man charged for making threats to kill Rep. Ilhan Omar
New York man charged for making threats over the phone to assault and kill Rep. Ilhan Omar A New York man was arrested and charged with threatening to assault and murder... (by B00Mer)
2 weeks ago by Wise last post
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Town's twin fountain found in India
An "extraordinary" connection has been uncovered between a fountain in India and one taken down in the UK over 50 years ago. Northampton's Market... (by Blackleaf)
2 weeks ago by B00Mer last post
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Who is Malia Obama's boyfriend?
Who is Malia Obama's boyfriend? (by B00Mer)
2 weeks ago by B00Mer last post
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Sad News: Alex Trebek Has Stage 4 Pancreatic Cancer
Drag. He's a great Canadian and a philanthropist as well. Sending positive vibes his way. (by Hoof Hearted)
2 weeks ago by B00Mer last post
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Trash Birds
Bald eagles are taking trash from a Seattle landfill and dumping it into suburban yards ... (by Cliffy)
2 weeks ago by spaminator last post
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The hug shared around the world
The hug shared around the world The Hug Shared Around The World - YouTube (CNN) -- It's the picture we needed to see after the past week's turmoil. A 12-year-old black boy, tears streaming down his face, and a white police officer embrace in the... (by B00Mer)
2 weeks ago by Wise last post
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Montreal couple finds $1M lotto ticket in book, plans to celebrate with a ‘poutine...
Montreal couple finds $1M lotto ticket in book, plans to celebrate with a ‘poutine, double sauce, double cheese’ ... (by B00Mer)
2 weeks ago by B00Mer last post
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ICE arrests 280 at Texas firm, biggest immigration bust in a decade
ICE arrests 280 at Texas firm, biggest immigration bust in a decade ... (by B00Mer)
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Would you fly in a 737 Max 8 right now? POPULAR!
So Marc Garneau says he woudn't hesitate to get into one of these new Boeing 737s. Neither would I so long as it stayed on the ground. Duh, this is a guy who wouldn't hesitate to climb into a rocketship and be blasted into orbit. Doesn't say much for his... (by VIBC)
3 weeks ago by taxslave last post
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A bit extreme but it mkes sense.
A family from Quebec drove home from Florida with a dead body in the backseat The family's patriarch had apparently died of a heart attack and they didn't want to deal with American hospitals and health care A vacation to Florida ended... (by Cliffy)
3 weeks ago by Cannuck last post
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​No bids at B.C.'s March oil and gas sale
OUCH!!! Nobody wants to invest in British Columbia... B.C. walked away empty-handed from its monthly sale of Crown petroleum and natural gas rights this week. Just a single 1,116-hectare lease near near Laprise Creek and Birley Creek was put up... (by petros)