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A Very Canadian Video
Making Butcher Block end grain cutting boards in Cape Breton DYu37-vyMLA (by bill barilko)
Dec 31st, 2016 by JLM last post
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Canadians say ties to monarchy should be cut when Queen dies
A majority of Canadians now believe that when Queen Elizabeth II dies and Prince Charles ascends to the throne, Canada should cut ties with the monarchy. A new poll, conducted by Ipsos on behalf of Global News, has revealed that 53 per cent of us think... (by tay)
Dec 27th, 2016 by Machjo last post
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Should we give racists their space?
I was thinking that maybe the best way to get racists out of our hairs is to give them their space. Imagine for example that we selected some isolated community and declared it an English-only or French-only zone. Unless you're English (or French,... (by Machjo)
Dec 13th, 2016 by MHz last post
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Legalize Marijuana! POPULAR!
I think pot should be legalized. People smoke fags. Why cant they smoke pot? Fags are worse then pot, with more chemicals! At least pot has some medical properties to it that could help the general public. :lol: :!: :lol: 8O (by Mikayla)
Dec 9th, 2016 by tay last post
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Long John Index Weather Map
Know when you should double up...... Long John Index Weather Map - December 8, 2016 â The Long John Index Service of Canada (by tay)
Dec 7th, 2016 by Angstrom last post
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When will Canada defend Canada?
Is'n t it time that our submarine fleet was modernized to meet the needs of this epoch? We have to be able to sink tonnage that will make the Russians and Chinese balk at invasion. (by darkbeaver)
Dec 4th, 2016 by Blackleaf last post
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“It’s not like I’ve never been called ‘chink’ before”
Stephanie Kim says shes experienced racism before, but she was caught off guard by a series of racial slurs she experienced while standing in line at a bank on Friday. Kim, 27, was waiting to speak with a teller at a TD branch, located at Queen St. W.... (by tay)
Nov 19th, 2016 by tay last post
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Over 100,000 Articles Available in the Digital Archive
Toronto Public Library's digitization program has reached an important milestone: the Digital Archive now contains over 100,000 Special Collections objects for your use. Digital Archive : Toronto Public Library (by tay)
Nov 17th, 2016 by Machjo last post
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Is the gray jay fit to be Canada's national bird, or is that just loony?
Is the gray jay fit to be Canada's national bird, or is that just loony? ... (by spaminator)
Nov 4th, 2016 by petros last post
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Winnipeg is becoming that place that everyone wants to go to
Honestly I didn't make this **** up-I couldn't make this **** up 'Sweet spot': Winnipeg has become 'a place that everyone wants to go' Vogue magazine just the latest in list of publications to praise city's scene... (by bill barilko)
Oct 22nd, 2016 by darkbeaver last post
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Canada's most haunted spots
There are plenty of unexplained, downright spooky happenings at hotels, government buildings and universities across Canada. For some spooky fun this Halloween, check out Canada's top haunted houses on the graphic below. Click on the graphic for a... (by spaminator)
Oct 15th, 2016 by Machjo last post
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October is now Canada’s National Women’s History Month
On October 27, 1893, a group of ladies met in the Horticultural Pavilion in Allan Gardens. The approximately 1,500 women had gathered that fall day to fight back against what they saw as increasing political polarization and partisanship. The meeting... (by tay)
Sep 25th, 2016 by Jinentonix last post
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On this day in 1918, the IWW in Canada was declared illegal
With the outbreak of WW 1 and Canada's subservient entry as British cannon fodder, the federal government effected a number of articles in the War Measures legislation embodied in the British North America Act. ... (by tay)
Sep 16th, 2016 by Danbones last post
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Tilley hat
In the warmer months I always wear a Tilley hat when I'm outside since my scalp is folliclly challenged. On Tuesday this week I was at the Tilley headquarters in Toronto and picked up my new Tilley hat cuz my old one had developed a hole. I bought my... (by Walter)
Sep 3rd, 2016 by bill barilko last post
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Canadian Proto-Hipsters Rockin' Out
A_Me2vM2sSA (by bill barilko)
Sep 3rd, 2016 by MHz last post
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Cancer Is Good And Vaccines Are Unsafe
Blessed are the poor minded, for they shall inherit the earth. :roll: "One of Canadas most prestigious universities has defended a course that promoted the benefits of cancer and taught students that vaccines are unsafe, because quantum mechanics.... (by Sons of Liberty)
Aug 21st, 2016 by Danbones last post
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These commercials should be banned
This is basically a rant on commercials, but some are dangerous and send the wrong message. First is the commercial where the cute puppy is being trained by the little boy. Supposed to be harmless, and we initially come away with the "awwwww-... (by Rosebud)
Aug 11th, 2016 by Danbones last post
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An ardent Canadian nationalist has died
He remained involved in political activism throughout the '70s through the '90s. An economic nationalist, he was a founding member of the Committee for an Independent Canada, the Council of Canadians and led the National Party of Canada. Describing... (by tay)
Jul 29th, 2016 by Curious Cdn last post
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Do canadians need Toilet Training?
Vancouver is spending $200,000 on an "Adult Toilet Training" program this summer, using humourous videos and ads in pink port-a-potties to bring the message to its 2.5 million system users that it's not OK to flush "flushable" wipes -- or anything else... (by tay)
Jul 22nd, 2016 by Tecumsehsbones last post
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Has our public education come down to this?
A close friend of mine who needs to rent a room in Toronto for a few months shared his online ad with me. Here's how he ended it: 'Though the following might seem like the result of basic education, I'll mention it here anyway to reassure those who... (by Machjo)
Jul 14th, 2016 by Liberalman last post
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The way we were.
Too funny. Breaking Down the Most Misogynistic Ads From the ’50s and ’60s – RealClearLife (by Walter)
Jul 13th, 2016 by EagleSmack last post
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Canada’s race problem? It’s even worse than America’s. POPULAR!
Canadas race problem? Its even worse than Americas. For a country so self-satisfied with its image of progressive tolerance, how is this not a national crisis? The racial mess in the United States looks pretty grim and is painful to watch. We... (by Cliffy)
Jul 12th, 2016 by petros last post
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Beloved Canadian Musician Wins Lottery !
Walter Ostanek is The Man ! Polka King Ostanek wins $1 million in lottery draw He's already the... (by bill barilko)
Jul 12th, 2016 by spaminator last post
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Happy Orange Day, 2016
A good marching song. (by Walter)
Jul 10th, 2016 by darkbeaver last post
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Canadian Moral Compass Set Differently
Of course the astoundingly perceptive posters here knew this already CANADIANS MORAL COMPASS SET DIFFERENTLY FROM THAT OF OUR NEIGHBOURS TO THE SOUTH July 9, 2016 By Bruce Anderson & David Coletto Recently, the Gallup organization in the US... (by bill barilko)
Jul 3rd, 2016 by Locutus last post
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happy canada deh
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Jul 1st, 2016 by SLM last post
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Dominion Day
The word dominion gave July 1 a lot more meaning. Turdeau(sic) was a revisionist. (by Walter)
Jun 13th, 2016 by Jinentonix last post
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How to React to a Terrorist Attack in Canada
With so many Americans planning on moving to Canada after Donald Trump wins the election, and terrorist attacks worldwide increasing (for no reason whatsoever), its time to brush up on the Canadian way to respond when one of these terror attacks... (by Locutus)
Jun 11th, 2016 by Ludlow last post
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Bestiality is legal in Canada
as long as no penetration is involved, according to a Supreme Court of Canada ruling Thursday. The case before the Supreme Court involved a man who sexually abused his teenaged stepdaughters. On multiple occasions he forced them to put peanut butter... (by tay)
Jun 9th, 2016 by Walter last post
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What a correction
D'oh! Layman's terms. Oops, We Meant Liberals: Paper That Tied Conservatives To ‘Psychotic’ Traits Gets Stunning Official Correction Read more: ... (by Walter)
Jun 7th, 2016 by Curious Cdn last post
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Family name problem
Dear all, kindly help me . My name is "Hatem Nagy Morkos Megaly", I have 2 daughters, their passports states their names as below: "Natalie Hatem Nagy Morkos Megaly" "Joelle Hatem Nagy Morkos " I am preparing my papers and forms to immigrate to... (by hnagy)
Jun 5th, 2016 by eh1eh last post
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Abuse is relatively tied with who has power
As women gain more and more power In this society I anticipate more and more abuse produced by women. The great white male, will slowly abuse less at the same rate of its lost of power. No one is better. We all abuse power equally. Not having... (by Angstrom)
Jun 4th, 2016 by Curious Cdn last post
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Arabic writing on police cruisers in London upsetting some
Police in London, Ont., are being forced to defend decals on patrol cars that have the word "police" written in a number of different languages, including Arabic, which is the one that has angered some people. Although the decals have been on London... (by tay)
Jun 3rd, 2016 by EagleSmack last post
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Progressives is a guilt cult POPULAR!
They feel guilty about the environment. Male progressives feel guilty of being men Progressives feel guilty blacks go to jail Progressives feel guilty about racism Progressives feel guilty Islamists hate us. They feel guilty about natives... (by Angstrom)
Jun 1st, 2016 by spaminator last post
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MPs debate gender-neutral lyrics in 'O Canada'
MPs debate gender-neutral lyrics in 'O Canada' Joanna Smith, The Canadian Press First posted: Tuesday, May 31, 2016 07:53 AM EDT ... (by spaminator)
May 27th, 2016 by Glacier last post
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Canadian 2015 Weather Quiz
Text your IQ. Remember, 5/10 means you have an average IQ. A monkey can get 2.5/10 on average. 2015 Canadian Weather | Polldaddy.com (by Glacier)
May 23rd, 2016 by Blackleaf last post
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The Way We Were
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May 21st, 2016 by spaminator last post
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The Maple Leaf tulip
Bred in Holland for the 150th birthday of Canada. Maple leaf tulip unveiled to honour Canada's 150 | CTV Ottawa News (by Locutus)
May 18th, 2016 by Curious Cdn last post
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Saudi Arabia drops cultural festival in Ottawa
The goal was to make Saudi Arabia a bit more palatable to Canadians. The plan was to stage a festival in Ottawa, a celebration of Saudi culture (of some highly sanitized variety). The Saudi embassy blamed logistical reasons for its last-minute... (by tay)
May 18th, 2016 by Curious Cdn last post
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Happy Birthday to Canada's Oldest City
Saint John, NB, incorporated 231 years ago today. Canada's first incorporated city. (by TenPenny)
May 7th, 2016 by darkbeaver last post
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Bill to make 'O Canada' gender-neutral gets second reading
Bill to make 'O Canada' gender-neutral gets second reading Friday Joanne Laucius First posted: Thursday, May 05, 2016 06:35 PM EDT ... (by spaminator)
May 6th, 2016 by Jinentonix last post
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Muslim Canadians are proud to call this country home:
Thats the heartening take-away from a valuable survey by the Environics Institute that captures the attitudes of the million-strong Muslim community and gives the lie to conventional stereotypes and misperceptions. The survey will be an eye-opener for... (by tay)
May 2nd, 2016 by Ron in Regina last post
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Justice vs partiality.
Can we even call ourselves a "just" society? We're we ever a "just" society? Is Canada a "just" society? And why are there people in our country that confuse favouritism with equality? For example: If someone who is sane kills or tortures someone... (by Johnnny)
Apr 25th, 2016 by TenPenny last post
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Canadian Tire Web Site Irritant
Yes, yet another CT irritant. Looking for a product on CT's web site is a real pain. The culprit is the dreaded "Enter Store Location"(ESL) window. You would think it would go away after you were nose led into it's labrinth. The session doesn't retain... (by Rosebud)
Apr 22nd, 2016 by IdRatherBeSkiing last post
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Ontario police break up ‘domestic dispute’ between man and pet parrot
Ontario police break up domestic dispute between man and pet parrot BRIGHTON, Ont. An Ontario man ran afoul of provincial police this week after spending a night at home with his pet parrot. Police in Brighton, between Toronto and Kingston, say... (by mentalfloss)