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Rebranding The Carbon Tax As A "Price On Pollution".
Remember when the Prime Minister said this a couple of weeks ago? "We don't want pollution, so we're putting a price on it." The PM was talking about his... (by petros)
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Britain falls silent 100 years after end of World War I
A two minutes silence was held across the UK at 11:00 GMT marking 100 years since the end of World War One. ... (by Blackleaf)
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The subject about Communist
Me and my triple great faith are science, communist, the Lord appreciates it this day and should remain. I'm the default Finns living in Canada near a lake near the water on the right side which is the ocean, so I meant. ... (by Christian)
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Basis for Kilogram Changed
For more than a century, the kilogram was based on a hunk of metal. The world just redefined it using quantum physics. Since the 19th century, the world had based the kilogram on a prototype, which was stored in a safe in France. When that... (by Ocean Breeze)
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GE sets new 52 week low
$13.62 Walter on suicide watch. (by Hoid)
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Postal Strike
I just picked up my gas and hydro bills and both of them had notices in them not to pay through the mails since there might be a postal strike in the offing. First I've heard of it. Are the posties hitting the bricks? (by Walter)
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Wife pleads for Hamilton man's safe return POPULAR!
Wife pleads for Hamilton man's safe return HAMILTON - Its just a truck. Sharlene Bosma looked into the cameras and with tears streaming from her eyes and a flash of anger in her voice pleaded with the men she believes took her 32-year-old husband... (by SLM)
1 day ago by Curious Cdn last post
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Melania Trump thanks Chelsea Clinton for defending son Barron
Melania Trump thanks Chelsea Clinton for defending son Barron - BBC News Truly a woman with class. (by White_Unifier)
1 day ago by MHz last post
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The army
The thing was going on in that thread about land forces, where it can be matched by strength. Action against enemy troops similarly, we use land forces of the offensive in the warfare and the defense, but it was also called the war as the same of... (by Christian)
2 days ago by spaminator last post
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Ohio shootings: Eight members of family killed
Small Ohio town shocked over killings of 8 family members The unexplained murders of an Ohio family has left residents of a small rural community shocked as authorities still tried to find Saturday any suspects and a motive in the grisly murders. ... (by Locutus)
2 days ago by Curious Cdn last post
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2018 deaths of noteables POPULAR!
Bettina Bien Greaves 1917-2018 A life well lived. RIP (by Walter)
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Woman who was raped worries about man's sexsomnia defence
We need to place some limits on this. For example, a person should not be allowed to use a sexsomnia defense if he freely, willingly, and knowingly consumed a... (by White_Unifier)
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Lunacy of the Left POPULAR!
Clift is nuts. MRC DisHonors Awards: Eleanor Clift Wins Quote of the Year for Insisting Amb. Stevens Wasn't Murdered (by Walter)
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Time to take CLIMATE CHANGE SERIOUSLY POPULAR!
The world has barely 10 years to get climate change under control, U.N. scientists say ��There is no documented historic precedent�� for the sweeping changes required to hold the planet��s warming to just 1.5 degrees Celsius (2.7 degrees... (by Ocean Breeze)
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Water is Life POPULAR!
A federal judge has issued a temporary halt to SOME construction of an oil pipeline in North Dakota that Native American tribes have been protesting. Some of those protests turned violent over the weekend. Lawrence reports what he learned at the... (by Cliffy)
4 days ago by spaminator last post
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Police Officer Stabbed at Flint, MI Airport
Flint Bishop Airport: Police officer stabbed in critical condition, airport evacuated | Fox News Developing... (by EagleSmack)
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California wildfires leave at least 6 dead, cause 'unbelievable' destruction
Five people were found dead in their burned-out vehicles after a Northern California wildfire incinerated most of a town of about 30,000 people with flames that moved so fast there was nothing firefighters could do, authorities said Friday. ... (by Mowich)
5 days ago by MHz last post
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Lack of sunspots to bring record cold, warns NASA scientist
The sky is falling. The sun is entering one of the deepest Solar Minima of the Space Age, wrote Dr Tony Phillips just six weeks ago, on 27 Sep 2018. Sunspots have been absent for most of 2018 and Earths upper atmosphere is responding, says... (by petros)
5 days ago by Hoid last post
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Republicans Retain Control of the Senate
And no Russia. Go figurE. According to CBS ... (by petros)
6 days ago by spilledthebeer last post
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CNN dying POPULAR!
Delicious. (by Walter)
6 days ago by Curious Cdn last post
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Field Marshal Haig 1920s silk poppies found
A box of poppies believed to date back almost 100 years has been found in an old suitcase. Bernie Axtell found them while looking for paperwork in his home in Cardiff on Sunday, a week before Armistice Day. The 77-year-old was given them by his... (by Blackleaf)
1 week ago by Hoid last post
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Over a Dozen Dead in California Bar Shooting
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Senator Commander John McCain, 1936-1918 POPULAR!
Senator Captain John McCain, 1936-2018, American Sunset and evening star, And one clear call for me! And may there be no moaning of the bar, When I put out to sea, But such a tide as moving seems asleep, Too full for sound and foam, (by Tecumsehsbones)
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Capitalism will save this world
Watch this entrepreneurs capitalize on the shortage of cheap housing and a abundant supply of cheap plastic material. New homes to be built from 18 tonnes of recycled plastic... (by Angstrom)
1 week ago by Twin_Moose last post
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Little Tori's murderers Charged. POPULAR!
Little girl's abductors charged with murder. A man and a woman from Woodstock, Ont., have been charged in the abduction and killing of eight-year-old Tori Stafford. Michael Thomas C.S. Rafferty, 28, and Terri-Lynne McClintic, 18, were taken into... (by #juan)
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Hundreds feared dead in London tower block fire POPULAR!
Nobody left in the London tower block which was engulfed in flames in minutes on Tuesday night is still alive, fire crews have said. Rescuers say there are still 'unknown numbers' of people dead inside, but at the moment it is too risky to try to... (by Blackleaf)
1 week ago by Hoid last post
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Keystone XL on life support??
Keystone XL pipeline blocked by federal judge in Montana, throwing projects future into doubt (by Ocean Breeze)
1 week ago by MHz last post
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Ontario was right to eliminate electric car subsidies POPULAR!
Many people mistakenly believe that electric vehicles, including Tesla models, run on electricity. That’s partly true — power stored in the batteries makes the wheels go around. But while electricity (in part) powers the cars, government subsidies get... (by petros)
1 week ago by White_Unifier last post
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Woman arrested for choking wrong man over alleged butt grab
The bouncer deserved it because he was a man. Long live feminism! (by White_Unifier)
1 week ago by White_Unifier last post
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Tony Clement finds unlikely defender in victims' advocate
I don't buy it. Yes he's a victim as well as an alleged perpetrator, and yes I accept that a person absolutely can simultaneously be a perpetrator and a... (by White_Unifier)
1 week ago by darkbeaver last post
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The hereafter..life after death ..science study reveals
Largest study into near-death experiences discovers awareness may continue even after the brain shuts down | National Post LONDON There may be a small amount of life after death, scientists believe. The largest ever medical study into near-death... (by Goober)
1 week ago by MHz last post
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UK Opens E-Passport Gates To CANZUK Countries
NOV 1, 2018 As part of the 2018 budget, the UK government has revealed that citizens of Canada, Australia and New Zealand will be able to use e-passport gates to enter the United Kingdom, thereby easing movement of all visitors and permit holders at... (by B00Mer)
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Honduran Migrant Caravan POPULAR!
Finally something all the MAGAHATS can be scared of. As this sea of rapists and drug smugglers approaches the border all the Magahats are wondering: Where is that WALL? (by Hoid)
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Capacity
I think about Swedish Nazis how does it grow in size, but I think as in the United States about 6000 Nazis also in Sweden. :lol: (by Christian)
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British soldier attempts to become first person to cross Antarctica solo
A British soldier is attempting to be the first man in history to cross Antarctica solo - unsupported, unassisted and using muscle power alone. ... (by Blackleaf)
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'It's okay to be white' signs posted around Halifax
Even if the people putting these posters up are Nazis, how can any reasonable disagree with the message that 'it's okay to be white?' (by White_Unifier)
1 week ago by MHz last post
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Shooting at Pittsburgh synagogue
SHOOTER OPENS FIRE AT PITTSBURGH SYNAGOGUE, MULTIPLE FATALITIES REPORTED ... (by Walter)
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Thuggery of the Left POPULAR!
Unbelievable, except that it happened. Wisconsin's Shame: ‚I Thought It Was a Home Invasion‚ | National Review Online (by Walter)
2 weeks ago by Blackleaf last post
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Stephen Hawking and Ada Lovelace in contention to appear on new £50 note
Stephen Hawking, Alan Turing and Ada Lovelace are amongst the contenders to appear on the new England and Wales 50 note. Bank of England governor Mark Carney has... (by Blackleaf)
2 weeks ago by MHz last post
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Israel Is Not A State .... It Is A Crime Scene POPULAR!
When Assad in Syria was shooting unarmed protesters it was called a horrible crime. Israel is doing the same thing and America claims that the unarmed protesters deserve to be shot. And how can the Palestinian's be said to be illegally protesting... (by OpposingDigit)
2 weeks ago by taxslave last post
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Police reverse discrimination fears unsurprising: equity council co-chair
Let me understand. so, on the one hand, we have official language laws which will inevitably lead to over-representation of English and French... (by White_Unifier)
2 weeks ago by Blackleaf last post
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Man is first to swim around Great Britain
An adventurer from Grantham, Lincolnshire, has become the first person to swim 1,780-miles around Great Britain. ... (by Blackleaf)
2 weeks ago by Blackleaf last post
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Happy Halloween!
The killer in the new Halloween movie remake is so old, he's going to be chasing people in their homes using the Acorn Stair Lift! (by Hoof Hearted)
2 weeks ago by spaminator last post
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Stretch of 401 to be renamed 'Highway of Heroes'
The stretch of Highway 401 running from Trenton, Ont., to Toronto will be officially renamed the Highway of Heroes in honour of Canada's fallen soldiers. More... (by CTV News)