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Feb 29th, 2008
Trudeau and His Bromides
Bromide- a trite and unoriginal idea or remark, typically intended to soothe or placate. "feel-good bromides create the illusion of problem solving" A commentator on the news Radio this morning said Trudeau resorted to 'bromides' when pressed...
(by Hoof Hearted)
Mar 7th, 2019 by B00Mer
Can you say 'busted Jewish Spy'??
Netherlands Recalls Ambassador to Iran After Dutch Staff Expelled by Tehran Netherland's Foreign Minister Stef Blok has accused Iran of being complicit in the ...
Canada armed drones
News about the Canadian military trying to procure "armed drones" for national defense. They are having trouble getting any support for this idea. The trouble...
Mar 4th, 2019 by Hoid
Happy Grammar Day
March 4 is Grammar Day. Grammar Day - 4th Mar, 2014 | Days Of The Year
Mar 2nd, 2019 by Cannuck
Petition calls for U.S. to sell Montana to Canada
It already borders three Canadian provinces and has a diverse terrain of Rocky Mountains and Great Plains that mirror those in Alberta and Saskatchewan. So, should the U.S. sell Montana to Canada as one online petition is proposing? After the...
Marco Rubio Verified 'DipShit'
Can you say 'DipShit'?? US Senator Posts Pic of Gaddafi's Murder as Pompeo Says Maduro's Days 'Numbered' The development comes as the situation...
Feb 27th, 2019 by MHz
Transmountain pipeline protest
Is the hysteria regarding the purchase of the pipeline based mainly on facts or is it more drama based?
Chris Spence: TDSB honcho, plagiarist supreme
Chris Spence, the Toronto District School Boards director of education, is an interesting study. One on one, he gives a polished, measured interview that would warm the...
Russian flag flown from Salisbury Cathedral
A Russian flag has appeared briefly on scaffolding outside Salisbury Cathedral. It was spotted by workers early on Sunday but has since been removed. John Glen, the city's MP, called it a "stupid stunt" in light of last year's Novichok attack. ...
Another Shooting in Toronto-What a Dump That Place Is
Not the worst area like the notorious Jane Finch either Still and all Toronto can't wait to ape the worst of our uber-violent southern neighbours and this is where it leads them. Condolences to the families of the innocent deceased.
(by bill barilko)
How accurate is DNA?
Identical twins recently had their DNA examined for ancestry, which showed quite different results. What do we read into this?
11-Year-Old Arrested At School After Refusing To Stand For The Pledge The Florida sixth-grader's teacher reportedly told him he could "go to another place to live." An 11-year-old boy was arrested following a confrontation at...
Feb 21st, 2019 by MHz
Systemic abuse of children
Via sport. IN perhaps that least surprising story of the year a new study says at least 200 coaches have been convicted of sexual abuse in Canada. 600 children have been abused over the last 20 years. The thing I have the most trouble with is the...
RCMP Arrest 2 In Connection with Terror Plot in Canada
The RCMP have arrested two people who they say were plotting a terrorist attack in Canada, CTV News has learned. The arrests were part of an ongoing investigation conducted by the RCMP and the Canadian Security Intelligence Service, which had been going...
Toronto Eaton Centre shooting kills 1, injures 7
Toronto police have confirmed that a Saturday evening shooting in the Eaton Centre has left one man dead and seven others injured. Const. Victor Kwong said that one victim was...
Trump elevates simmering Mueller, McCabe grievances to boil
This should send OB and the crew over the edge. Which begs the question: Is the Mueller investigation completely unbiased? Is Mueller dragging out the investigation because of the salary and expense account? No evidence of collusion or illegal...
London's secret billion-pound guilds
London's trade guilds date back a thousand years and have billions of pounds in assets. But have they forgotten one of their original purposes - to spend money on the public good? ...
Toronto Store Attack
What's this? Woman screaming 'Allahu Akbar' charged in Toronto store attack: Sources | Toront
Childcare is one more industry that is being destroyed by free market economics. Childcare in Toronto is now over $1,600 a month - as compared to Montreal under Quebec's universal...
The new drinking and driving law
People aren't mad that we are getting harder about shutting down drinking and driving, people are mad with this 2 hour rule because now you actually treat everyone guilty until proven innocent. Which means for the cop, the sky is the limit.
House blows up in Caledon.....
House explosion in Caledon, Ont., leaves man dead, up to 35 neighbours displaced An estimated 10 to 15 homes have been damaged, gas has been shut off as cause under investigation ...
Mexico's Sinaloa drug chief arrested
job opening MEXICO CITY (AP) -- The world's most-wanted drug lord, Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, arrived at the Mexico City airport after his arrest early Saturday and was being taken directly to prison, said Attorney General Jesus Murillo ...
Kevin Vickers named ambassador to Ireland
Kevin Vickers named ambassador to Ireland Kevin Vickers, the House of Commons sergeant-at-arms who became a household name in October after his confrontation...
The 2nd Annual REAL Fake News Awards
The 2nd Annual REAL Fake News Awards, that ceremony where the worst Fake News offenders of the past year are dishonoured with the shameful Dino awards. Live (by which I mean recorded) from western Japan. So will The Guardian retain its title as biggest...
Jan 27th, 2019 by MHz
Melania Trump wins damages from Daily Mail over 'escort' allegation
We apologise to Mrs Trump for any distress that our publication caused her. To settle Mrs Trump's two lawsuits against us, we have agreed to pay her damages and costs. Melania Trump - An Apology | Daily Mail Online Melania Trump accepts damages...
Jan 27th, 2019 by NZDoug
World's longest aircraft retired
The world's longest aircraft has been retired from service as developers prepare to start work on a new model. ...