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Feb 29th, 2008
Leaders say EU-Japan pact protects workers
Leaders say EU-Japan pact protects workers | Euronews Trump and Brexit might in fact be benefiting the EU. for a long time now, the EU has lazily basked in ignorant protectionism. Now faced with the double threats of Brexit and Trump, the EU has...
E Musk sends Engineers to Aid Rescue of kids in cave
Elon Musk Sends SpaceX Engineers to Aid Soccer Team Trapped in Thai Cave Thai officers supervise the rescue mission inside Tham Luang Nang Non cave on June 28, 2018 in Chiang Rai, Thailand. Twelve boys and their soccer coach have been trapped in the...
(by Ocean Breeze)
WaPo re-writing fake news again
nice and quiet like so as not to admit they were found out. Fake News: Wash Post Changes Story on Trump Firing D.C. Natl Guard General The Washington Post wrote on Friday that President-elect Donald J. Trump fired the commanding General of...
Jul 15th, 2018 by Hoid
Canadian bus beheading
Canadian bus beheading accused reported mentally ill China National News Tuesday 5th August, 2008 (IANS) Vince Li, the 40-year-old Chinese immigrant...
Champagne bottle signed by 1966 World Cup winners auctioned
England fans will have the chance to commiserate Wednesday's World Cup exit when a champagne bottle signed by the 1966 winning team is auctioned. The first of 1,966 produced, the bottle is signed by eight of the victorious England side,...
P.E.I. 'fighting for Islanders' against federal carbon tax.
Moe has set off an all out war on Ecofascism with a 3Rd ally now on board. With a fight brewing between the country's largest province and the federal government over carbon pricing, Canada's smallest province says it's already fighting Ottawa's plan...
Not the best way to handle overbooking
Police are filmed dragging man off United Airlines flight | Daily Mail Online United's CEO apologized today after a man claiming to be a doctor was left bloodied and unconscious as he was dragged off an overbooked flight to make room for staff....
Jul 13th, 2018 by Hoid
Why Putin hates Hillary
Perspective Behind the allegations of a Russian hack of the DNC is the Kremlin leader's fury at Clinton for challenging the fairness of Russian elections. By MICHAEL CROWLEY and JULIA IOFFE 07/25/2016 06:20 PM EDT When mass protests against...
Jul 13th, 2018 by Hoid
Tempest brews over quotes on Starbucks cups
Heres one for Pea and her Starbucks :lol: Starbucks says it was hoping to inspire old-fashioned coffee-house conversations when it introduced a campaign this year featuring the words of notable Americans on its coffee cups. But at least a few of...
Special Snowflakes Whimpering
Pro-Trump protester arrested after rushing stage at controversial ‘Julius Caesar’ production in New York By Amy B Wang June 17 Two right-wing activists interrupted the Friday evening performance of a controversial production of Shakespeare’s...
Jul 12th, 2018 by Hoid
Walmart pulls hockey sauce t shirts
Walmart pulls T-shirts with 'vile' product descriptions about female hockey fans | CBC News It never ceases to amaze the things that people want on their T's. Apparently there is an #sauce movement for the little girls who attend hockey games and...
Young man with no birth certificate doesn't officially exist
Young man with no birth certificate doesn't officially exist | CBC News Why didn't the CBSA arrest and detain and start removal proceedings against him immediately? Isn't that what we pay them for? I don't believe the story. I think his 'parents'...
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Prince Louis to be christened tomorrow
PRINCE Louis baptism will see the Royal Family flock to Westminster tomorrow for the much-anticipated event to take place at the prestigious Chapel Royal in St James's Palace central London. But who will christen the 11-week-old tot? REVEALED: Who...
World Cup why Russia?
Although my interest in the World Cup is minimal I do find myself wondering why they are doing this thing in Russia. If the wars and the killing were not enough reason there is also the government-backed (mandated?) sport doping. The Russians are...
Jul 3rd, 2018 by Walter
Rachel Dolezal Feeds the Stereotype
Phony negress is a welfare cheat-who knew? Rachel Dolezal hit with felony theft charge in welfare fraud case Rachel Dolezal, the former NAACP chapter leader who resigned after her parents revealed she's not African-American, is facing a felony...
(by bill barilko)
Jul 1st, 2018 by Hoid
Lebron goes to Lakers
That was over pretty quick as Lebron James signs 4 year deal with Lakers for $153 million. It's Showtime again in LA.
30 Years of Global Warming Forecasts all Failed
The Wall Street Journal just published a review of the Global Warming Forecasts for the past 30 years. They have not even come close to the scenarios they put forth back in 1988. On June 23, 1988, the then NASA scientist James E. Hansen who helped to...
Facebook to fact-check Canadian news stories
Facebook to fact-check Canadian news stories TORONTO - Facebook Canada will launch a third-party, fact-checking program to root out fake news and provide users with more context on articles they read on the platform. The program is a collaboration...
Meat Eating Surrender Frogs on the Defensive
Probably the funniest thing to come out of France this year although it's true not much about France is funny compared to a place like Germany(!) French butchers ask for police protection from vegan activists Butchers federation claims vegans want to...
(by bill barilko)
Baby weasels "pose" for a picture
Two baby weasels appeared to pause for a photograph while scampering across a scenic road in the Highlands. Carrie Urquhart, a driver with Ullapool-based Lochbroom Woodfuels Ltd, took the image on Tuesday morning near Achiltibuie, Highland. Wee...
Incredible moment woman films a dust devil - in Devon
Britain actually having a summer this year is somewhat of a rarity, but the hot weather has brought on another natural phenomenon - a dust devil. Vicky Chastey filmed the rare whirlwind as she was hay baling with her husband and children in Devon....
Prince William to begin tour of Israel, Jordan and Palestine
Prince William is to make the first official royal visit to Israel and the Palestinian territories in a five-day tour of the Middle East. The Duke of Cambridge is scheduled to meet both Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Palestinian...