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Jul 14th, 2014 by shadowshiv last post
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He's Probably Too Stoned to Care
Man fired for being first to buy legal weed in Spokane: 'I regret nothing' Jordan Chittley, CTVNews.ca ... (by SLM)
Jul 14th, 2014 by shadowshiv last post
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Hey, guess what?...more racism stuff
College Board apologizes over 'racially insensitive' T-shirt The College Board apologized for a "culturally and racially insensitive" T-shirt and some comments made at its Advanced Placement World History exam grading event last month. On the... (by Locutus)
Jul 14th, 2014 by shadowshiv last post
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Crowd Catches Pregnant Woman Jumping From Burning Building
one free internet for the crowd Terrifying moments were caught on camera when a pregnant woman was forced to jump from a burning building. Video... (by Locutus)
Jul 14th, 2014 by JLM last post
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Relatively new building demolished.................WHY?
Sir John Carling building demolition carried out - Ottawa - CBC News Seems like an utter waste to me. Couldn't this building have been converted to housing for the homeless or a long term care centre for ailing seniors. W.T.F. is it in Ottawa that... (by JLM)
Jul 14th, 2014 by darkbeaver last post
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Flickering ghost captured on CCTV standing at bar in my local pub
CCTV has captured footage of a flickering ghost standing by the bar of a pub in the centre of my hometown. Manager Tony Dooley discovered the spectre after heading downstairs in the early hours of the morning on Valentine's Day and stumbling upon a... (by Blackleaf)
Jul 14th, 2014 by Goober last post
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Nathan O’Brien and his grandparents were murdered, Calgary police say as they move to
2 1st degree Murder charges to be laid- 1 2nd degree Nathan OâBrien and his grandparents were murdered, Calgary police say as they move to charge suspect | National Post CALGARY Calgary police say two charges of first-degree murder and one... (by Goober)
Jul 14th, 2014 by B00Mer last post
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Web giants make last-minute plea with FCC to preserve net neutrality
The 120-day window established by the Federal Communication Commission earlier this year to hear comments from the public concerning its open... (by B00Mer)
Jul 14th, 2014 by darkbeaver last post
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Pope Francis: 'About 2%' of Catholic clergy paedophiles
Pope Francis has been quoted as saying that reliable data indicates that "about 2%" of clergy in the Catholic Church are paedophiles. The Pope said that abuse of children was like "leprosy" infecting the Church, according to the Italian La... (by Locutus)
Jul 14th, 2014 by lone wolf last post
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Shipwrecked Concordia floated for journey to scrapheap
GIGLIO, Italy (AP) The shipwrecked Costa Concordia was successfully refloated Monday in preparation to be towed away for scrapping 30 months after it struck a reef and capsized killing 32 people. The operation to float the Concordia from an... (by Locutus)
Jul 13th, 2014 by Spade last post
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The need for speed
Editorial: Its time for Canada to increase highway speed limits B.C. is going to let drivers go 120 km/h on some highways. The rest of Canada needs to get up to speed. ... (by Sal)
Jul 12th, 2014 by petros last post
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CONSERVATIVES are stupid?? :)
A photo of director Steven Spielberg posing alongside a dead triceratops has gone viral after people commenting on the photo on Facebook somehow mistook the large animatronic beast as an... (by Colpy)
Jul 12th, 2014 by petros last post
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What's the difference??
The "progressive" response to the military wife on the left posting her pic...........the idiots obviously don't know the difference, that's the scary part. (by Colpy)
Jul 12th, 2014 by petros last post
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Indian village council orders girl to be raped for brother's crime
Indian village council orders girl to be raped for brother's crime Muneeza Naqvi, The Associated Press ... (by SLM)
Jul 12th, 2014 by Sal last post
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Misbahuddin Ahmed found guilty on 2 charges in terror trial
fukkin scumbag... OTTAWA Former Ottawa hospital technician Misbahuddin Ahmed has been found guilty of two terrorism-related charges, but has been acquitted on a... (by Locutus)
Jul 12th, 2014 by JamesBondo last post
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BREAKING:: 6.8 magnitude earthquake strikes off Fukushima coast, tsunami warning issu
6.8 magnitude earthquake strikes off Fukushima coast, tsunami warning issued A 6.8 magnitude earthquake hit off the coast of Japan, with its epicenter located some 129 kilometers from the city of... (by B00Mer)
Jul 11th, 2014 by BaalsTears last post
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Kurdistan - Will it happen?
Kurdistan - Will they declare? Iraqi Kurds take step toward independence - The Washington Post BAGHDAD — Iraq’s Kurdish minority took one step closer Thursday to going its own way, even as politicians in Baghdad, including Kurds, wrangled over the... (by Goober)
Jul 11th, 2014 by tay last post
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That Forehead Looks Familiar............
I'd say the Father wasn't much of a communicator............... (by tay)
Jul 11th, 2014 by Locutus last post
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Grassy Narrows loses Supreme Court logging rights decision
Top court finds province of Ontario, not First Nation or federal government, has jurisdiction over logging The Supreme Court of Canada ruled today in favour of the Ontario government's right to permit industrial logging on a First Nation's ... (by Locutus)
Jul 11th, 2014 by Blackleaf last post
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As Israel strikes back, fake Gaza images dominate social media
A BBC report has found that many of the photographs used to illustrate the situation in Gaza are from years ago, and even from the conflicts in Iraq and Syria. A significant part of any battle nowadays is waged in the media, as each sides tries to... (by Locutus)
Jul 11th, 2014 by Blackleaf last post
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Back over in Britain again...
"Blimey, it was a good idea for us to steal this minibus so we could drive home instead of walking." "Right, jolly good idea, what's that in the back?" "Oh, bloody hell" derp (by Locutus)
Jul 10th, 2014 by Goober last post
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I am sure all the Cons are busy penning emails and letters condemning the Harper Govt
I am sure all the Cons are busy penning emails and letters condemning the Harper Govts lack of support, downsizing of services, lack of treatment facilities, oh the list is long, and the abuse the Harper Govt has thru cuts directed at Veterans. Colin... (by Goober)
Jul 10th, 2014 by taxslave last post
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"Journalism isn't stenography "
The late Democratic senator and all-around sage Daniel Patrick Moynihan put it best: "Everyone is entitled to his own opinion, but not to his own facts." There have been, are and always will be plenty of issues to argue about. What's the best way to... (by Locutus)
Jul 9th, 2014 by captain morgan last post
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Teen gang member handed life sentence for fatal shooting
A teen street gang member has been sentenced to life in prison for the unprovoked fatal shooting of a young man sitting in a car behind a Portage Avenue store. "This... (by Locutus)
Jul 9th, 2014 by gopher last post
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Sterling says he won't sell team, calls wife pig
so there...:thebirdman: LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Donald Sterling denounced his wife, her lawyers and the NBA from the witness stand Wednesday, saying he would never sell the Los Angeles Clippers and vowing a lifetime of lawsuits against the league. ... (by Locutus)
Jul 9th, 2014 by Twila last post
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People change.
Parole of convicted mob killer notorious for his explosive temper tested by road raging motorist | National Post (by Goober)
Jul 9th, 2014 by Goober last post
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Jim Coutts was the most powerful Liberal you’ve never heard of
Bruce Yaccato: Jim Coutts was the most powerful Liberal youâve never heard of | National Post The first time I saw Jim Coutts in action was during the Liberal campaign in 1979. Like the plane we were on, Pierre Trudeaus party was at cruising altitude.... (by Goober)
Jul 9th, 2014 by DaSleeper last post
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AP Stealth Edits Iraq WMD Story
Your Moral And Intellectual Superiors No one has ever found weapons of mass destruction in Iraq. Not ever. And certainly, not now. (by Locutus)
Jul 9th, 2014 by Walter last post
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Globe and Mail union sets 4 p.m. Wednesday strike deadline
Globe and Mail union sets 4 p.m. Wednesday strike deadline | Toronto Star (by Locutus)
Jul 9th, 2014 by petros last post
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20 'Powerful Elite' Part Of Decades Old British Pedo Ring
'Powerful elite' of at least 20 establishment figures may have been part of paedophile ring that abused children for decades Former child protection manager claims abusers operated for 65 years Peter McKelvie first raised alarm about paedophile... (by Locutus)
Jul 9th, 2014 by Walter last post
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Fourth of July weekend toll: 82 shot, 14 of them fatally, in Chicago
For 10 minutes, it seemed like the shooting was everywhere in the South Chicago neighborhood. It started when someone shot and wounded a couple, then two people fired at the shooter, then there was a chase and shots exchanged and a man sitting on a... (by Locutus)
Jul 8th, 2014 by lone wolf last post
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All your drone belong to us
Two drone pilots learn the hard way that NYPD helicopters can outsmart their drones when confronted in the air Two men from Inwood arrested after they flew drone near George Washington Bridge, nearly hit NYPD helicopter ... (by Locutus)
Jul 8th, 2014 by taxslave last post
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Eleven dead in Poland parachute club plane crash
Eleven people have been killed when a plane carrying members of a parachute club crashed in southern Poland. Rescue workers said only one of the 12 people on board survived and had suffered serious injuries. The Piper Navajo light... (by Locutus)
Jul 7th, 2014 by gopher last post
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Foreign 'terrorists' breach u.s. Border
FOREIGN 'TERRORISTS' BREACH U.S. BORDER Almost nine years after terrorists murdered 2,751 people on Sept. 11, 2001, the U.S. is still facing a major threat as hundreds of illegal aliens from countries known to support and sponsor terrorism sneak across... (by B00Mer)
Jul 7th, 2014 by pgs last post
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N.S. orphanage survivors celebrate $29M settlement with tears, applause Read more: h
N.S. orphanage survivors celebrate $29M settlement with tears, applause Geordon Omand, The Canadian Press ... (by SLM)
Jul 7th, 2014 by captain morgan last post
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Another 'why greenpeace sucks' moment
Greenpeace send Rainbow Warrior to block the removal of wrecked Costa Concordia, saying its five-day voyage to scrapyard is a potential environmental disaster Authorities preparing to remove cruise liner two and a half years after it sank... (by Locutus)
Jul 7th, 2014 by spaminator last post
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Missing toddler’s body found in New York City lake
Missing toddlers body found in New York City lake Reuters First posted: Sunday, July 06, 2014 02:02 PM EDT ... (by spaminator)
Jul 6th, 2014 by Locutus last post
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Not news: sister of 9/11 firefighter is given a flag that was flown over WTC ruins
News: The flag is stolen when she hung it up outside. Fark: Then returned 4 days later with a note reading 'I am so sorry' American flag given to family of... (by Locutus)
Jul 6th, 2014 by SLM last post
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Free the Nipple Campaign. 1 Attachment(s)
I am so behind the times. I had no idea this was even a thing! #FreeTheNipple: This Bikini Top Sticks Two Fingers Up To Censorship ? (by Twila)
Jul 6th, 2014 by SLM last post
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Derailment dumps Boeing fuselages in Montana river
MISSOULA, Mont. A freight train derailed about 10 miles west of Alberton, sending three cars carrying three aircraft fuselages down a steep embankment and into the... (by Locutus)
Jul 6th, 2014 by tay last post
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Arthur Porter arrested - Will make some Cons nervous I would say
Arthur Porter arrested - Will make some Cons nervous I would say. And possibly SNC Lavalin. Starting to get really interesting. Arthur Porter arrested in Panama on fraud, conspiracy charges - Montreal - CBC News Former CSIS watchdog boss Arthur... (by Goober)
Jul 6th, 2014 by Blackleaf last post
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People chose to shock themselves rather than be alone with their own thoughts
8O I think this indicates something is seriously wrong with these individuals...they say no fun, I think messed up... ... (by Sal)
Jul 5th, 2014 by Locutus last post
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Man kills scores of animals with poison intended to ward off coyotes
SALT SPRINGS A 76-year-old man who said he put out poison to protect his peacocks, chickens and guineas from coyotes has been arrested after sheriffs investigators say he instead killed scores of other animals, including Florida black bears, bobcats... (by Locutus)
Jul 5th, 2014 by Corduroy last post
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Justin Bourque ordered to undergo psychiatric assessment
Justin Bourque ordered to undergo psychiatric assessment - New Brunswick - CBC News good idea. Give him an assessment. then hang him. (by Nuggler)
Jul 5th, 2014 by Blackleaf last post
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Queen to name new aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth POPULAR!
The MoD has confirmed that the Queen will officially name one of the Royal Navy's new 65,000-tonne Queen Elizabeth-class aircraft carriers HMS Queen Elizabeth at a ceremony on Friday 4th July. The event will be held at Rosyth dockyard in Fife where... (by Blackleaf)
Jul 4th, 2014 by Spade last post
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Why Gorbachev?
Why Gorbachev? Gorbachev is of the same age as I am. Several days ago I read a post (on a Russian forum) in which he was accused of being responsible for the disintegration of the Soviet Union. In my opinion the country disintegrated spontaneously,... (by kowalskil)