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Aug 17th, 2014 by gerryh
'Horrific conditions' at Quebec fur farm: SPCA
'Horrific conditions' at Quebec fur farm: SPCA Montreal SPCA investigates Quebec Fur Farm - YouTube The Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals says foxes, mink and other animals are living in hell at a fur farm south of Montreal. SPCA...
Aug 16th, 2014 by Cliffy
Canadian ISIS member killed in Iraq
Farah Mohamed Shirdon of Calgary, fighting for ISIS, dead in Iraq Multiple social media reports in Iraq say that a young Calgary man who appeared in an ISIS video four months ago has been killed...
Aug 16th, 2014 by tay
The REAL War On Women
And yet all we hear about is how gubmint should pay for birth control and abortion. Man convicted for killing wife who didn’t make goat for dinner | New York Post Pakistani woman stoned to death BBC News - Two India girls gang raped and hanged in...
Aug 16th, 2014 by JLM
So what is the truth with education funding in British Columbia?
It seems to be hard to get an answer for this that is universally accepted. The figures I saw was that education in B.C. is funded at a level $1000 per student per year less than the average of Canadian provinces. Since then from several anecdotal...
Giant inflatable turtle cruises into Sydney Harbour
Giant inflatable turtle cruises into Sydney Harbour A giant, mottled turtle named Alphie floats around Australia's most famous harbour, raising awareness of the health of the Great Barrier Reef Giant inflatable turtle cruises Sydney Harbor -...
Aug 14th, 2014 by Locutus
Historical sex abuse: Sir Cliff Richard's home searched by police
Outing white, middle-aged, male celebrities as "historical paedophiles" has become a national sport in recent years, with the Met's "Operation Yewtree" going into full swing. Whilst it has outed a few white, middle-aged, male celebrities as people who...
Aug 14th, 2014 by petros
Bountiful is Back in the News
According to the CBC the characters at Bountiful BC are back in the news. Blackmore and his former partner in the community have again been charged with Polygamy and transporting under age girls across the border to the USA. The court actions happened...
Aug 13th, 2014 by JLM
And why would no criminal charges be laid?
David Michael Michaels guilty of $65M investment fraud - British Columbia - CBC News How can one steal $65 and lie about it and not commit a crime? The justice system appears to be just as sleazy as the criminals!
Aug 13th, 2014 by Praxius
Rob Ford says a bomb threat made against City Hall
how original...resign or else...anyway: Toronto Mayor Rob Ford says City Hall has been the subject of a bomb threat, after he says an anonymous e-mail sent to Councillor Doug Ford said that if the mayor does not resign, “City Hall will blow.” ...
Aug 13th, 2014 by petros
Text and bump me? That's a stabbing for you pal.
Toronto man allegedly stabbed in the heart after bumping into someone while texting and walking A 33-year old man is in critical condition after being stabbed in the heart at Yonge-Dundas Square Wednesday morning after he bumped into two men while...
Aug 13th, 2014 by Walter
Tax increases for Canadians
Media reports the following gleaned from Statscan. "The Canadian Consumer Tax Index compares how much the average taxpayer forks out today, compared with 1961, posing the question: Are Canadians getting enough bang for their bucks? It finds taxes...
Aug 13th, 2014 by tay
Canada A Lackey To USA in Marc Emery Extradtition, Free Marc Emery!!!!!
Saw a documentary last night on the CBC how our lackey federal govt is not resisting what is essentially a political attack on Marc Emery in trying to extradite him. It is also an attack on our political system from the anti-drug zealots in the Drug...
Lauren Bacall Has Died at Age 89
Lauren Bacall Has Died at Age 89 Moviegoers fell in love with Lauren Bacall about the same time Humphrey Bogart did: during the scene in her first movie, 1944s To Have...
Ontario Going Bankrupt ?
From National Post a warning to the Ontario Liberals from Germany "Germany the country on which Ontario modelled its approach to renewable energy development has a $412-billion lesson for Ontario. Thats the amount the country has spent on subsidies...
Royal Mail's eight great PMs (but no Blair or Cameron)
The Royal Mail has released a set of 97p and first class stamps featuring Britain's greatest-ever Prime Ministers. And it may not surprise you to know that political pygmies Blair and Cameron are NOT included in the set, and neither is Lloyd George,...
Aug 12th, 2014 by petros
Emery supports Just In!
According to C.B.C. radio this morning. I think that may "take care" of Jr.!
Aug 12th, 2014 by JLM
How is justice best served in a case like this?
Emma Paulsen, B.C. dog walker, charged in deaths of 6 dogs - British Columbia - CBC News First of all I'm a dog owner and I love dogs. I think what this woman did was incredibly stupid and then things escalated. I don't think throwing her in jail...