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Ontario was right to eliminate electric car subsidies
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)
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Authorities searching for man who threatened to shoot Trump
Authorities searching for man who threatened to shoot Trump Law enforcement authorities are searching for a man who's suspected of threatening to shoot... (by B00Mer)
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SPACE: -The Extraordinary.
Something Big Crashed into Uranus and Changed It Forever (by Ocean Breeze)
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Thuggery of the Left POPULAR!
Unbelievable, except that it happened. Wisconsin's Shame: âI Thought It Was a Home Invasionâ | National Review Online (by Walter)
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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)
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Canada one step closer to marijuana legalization POPULAR!
Canada one step closer to marijuana legalization The federal government has announced the first step toward an eventual legalization of marijuana in Canada, with a law... (by B00Mer)
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Deal Reached on Rail Line to Churchill - Finally!
This is Historic: Deal Reached on Broken Rail Line to Churchill in Manitoba August 31, 2018 08:16 PM in The Canadian Press By The Canadian Press An... (by Mowich)
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Why are we refining Russian oil instead of using our own?
As August began, three tankers with a combined capacity of almost two million barrels of oil prepared to pass through the Strait of Juan de Fuca to refineries in Washington state. Two of these ships were American, en route from Alaska. The third, the... (by petros)
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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)
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Hilarious! Weather Reporter Fakes That There Are High Winds
He keeps bracing himself against these so-called powerful gusts, as two young men take a leisurely stroll in the background behind him! (by Hoof Hearted)
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Canada loses 51,600 jobs in August, pushing up unemployment rate
The government should lower the minimum wage, cautiously deregulate (we still need healthy food and stable banks for example), and aggressively seek out free trade... (by White_Unifier)
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UK pub chain ditches EU-made drinks
Pub company JD Wetherspoon is to increase its range of drinks from UK and non-EU producers from later this month, it has announced. The company said the... (by Blackleaf)
3 days ago by Walter last post
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Kerry Is Such A Nice Man
And he has a good PR Man: (by Jillyvn)
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Salisbury Novichok poisoning: Two Russian nationals named as suspects
Two Russian nationals have been named as suspects in the poisoning of former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia. ... (by Blackleaf)
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Pot stocks seesaw as report suggests investors, employees may be banned from entering
It would seem fair to me that the US ban any recreational user and any owner or part-owner of a recreational-pot business from entering the US for life. I don't see the point in... (by White_Unifier)
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The News lies through omission.
I think we risk becoming the best informed society that has ever died of ignorance. -Reuben... (by Cliffy)
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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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Around the world in a Silver Spitfire
At the tail end of next summer, two British aviation enthusiasts, Matt Jones and Steve Brooks, intend to take off in a polished silver Spitfire Mark IX from southern England, head north-east, and return to Blighty by Christmas having pushed the... (by Blackleaf)
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Crude-by-rail exports surge in Canada as pipeline restraints squeeze oil industry
Analyst estimates shipments could... (by petros)
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Ottawa to declare federal holiday to mark legacy of residential school system POPULAR!
Ottawa to declare federal holiday to mark legacy of residential school system | CBC News If the Federal Government wants to cease all non-essential services on that day, by all means, but don't impose it onto the private sector: we have enough... (by White_Unifier)
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Syrian refugee Ibrahim Ali charged with murder of 12 year old girl in BC
Thank You Trudeau. The man arrested and charged with the 2017 murder of Burnaby teen Marrisa Shen arrived in Canada as a refugee from Syria just months before she was killed, say police. ... (by B00Mer)
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Canadian Army Sent to the Border: Canada's Refugee Crisis
Canadian Soldiers Building a Tent City to temporary house refugees. Canada's army build tent city for refugee Haitians from US | Daily Mail Online ... (by EagleSmack)
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Canada's 10 NAFTA demands: A list of what Canada wants as talks start this week
Canada's 10 NAFTA demands: A list of what Canada wants as talks start this week - Politics - CBC News "Freer movement of professionals "NAFTA includes a list of professions where people can easily get a visa to work across the border. It's an old... (by White_Unifier)
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Passengers on grounded Arctic cruise ship to fly out, ice and weather permitting POPULAR!
Ice Free Since 2013... KUGAARUK, Nunavut -- Dozens of passengers from an Arctic cruise ship that ran aground last week were expected to be flown back south Saturday night, weather and sea ice permitting. "We're considering it," said Catherine Lawton... (by petros)
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Royal Navy confronts Argentine vessel 'snooping for oil' near Falkland Islands
An Argentine ship has been caught in Falklands waters 'snooping for oil', the Royal Navy has revealed. HMS Clyde was scrambled to see off a ship... (by Blackleaf)
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Did you hear about the horse that walked into a bar?
Hold your horses youre barred! A pony is led out of a pub after... (by Blackleaf)
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Nerve agent poisoning too sloppy to be Russia's work: Kremlin adviser
Is it right to interpret this to mean: 'We have so much experience in doing this that there is no way we could do such an amateurish... (by White_Unifier)
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Bus crashes into building that survived the Great Fire of London
A building which is believed to be the only structure to have survived the Great Fire of London on the Strand has been damaged after a bus crashed into it. ... (by Blackleaf)
1 week ago by Walter last post
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Nike faces new worker abuse claims
Nike faces new worker abuse claims - CTV News SUKABUMI, Indonesia Workers making Converse sneakers in Indonesia say supervisors throw shoes at them, slap them in the face and call them dogs and pigs. Nike, the brand's owner, acknowledges that such... (by Praxius)
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Elon Musk acted like a jerk, and Tesla stock paid the price
He didnt take his lithium Tesla Inc. Chief Executive Elon Musk held a long, odd earnings conference call Wednesday in which he insulted analysts, the media, federal regulators and people who died behind the wheel of his cars, and then told anyone... (by petros)
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NFL suspends anthem rule - again
In yet another change of course the NFL has decided its "players on the field must stand" rule is no longer viable - given the backlash... (by Hoid)
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Men walk from seabed to the top of Britain's highest mountain
A team of divers has completed a challenge to walk from the seabed to the summit of Ben Nevis while wearing a vintage diving suit. ... (by Blackleaf)
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Hungry burglar cooked himself pie and chips
A hungry burglar cooked himself pie and chips as he attempted to raid a flat. ... (by Blackleaf)
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Tour of Britain bike turned into a penis
Pranksters have turned a giant bicycle created to celebrate the Tour of Britain into a giant penis. ... (by Blackleaf)
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You Can't Make This Shit Up -‘Eco-grief’ over climate change.
VANCOUVERClaire Dooley was 13 when climate change first hit home. It was 2015, and the first year she saw the wildfire smoke blanketing her Vancouver neighbourhood. ... (by petros)
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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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-Burt Reynolds dead
Burt Reynolds died of cardiac arrest today one of the greats in the entertainment arena R.I.P. (by Liberalman)
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One of Russia's missiles is missing — and it could be a secret nuclear disaster
I don't think the Russians would be that... (by White_Unifier)
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Former Taliban hostage facing criminal charges in Canada granted bail
I see his father the judge has been busy pulling strings to get his verminous idiotic get out of prison Former Taliban hostage facing criminal charges in Canada granted bail: report OTTAWA- Former Taliban hostage Joshua Boyle, who is facing... (by bill barilko)
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Cheney - 9/11 Mastermind: Motive - Peak Oil
Could Ruppert's book put the nail in the coffin for Cheney et al.? Well, at least wake up the world? Let's hope so. Crossing the Rubicon: The Decline of the American Empire at the End of the Age of Oil -- August 31st, Mike Ruppert spoke at... (by vista)
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CNN dying POPULAR!
Delicious. (by Walter)
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I Wonder Why? B.C., Canadian government on 'deadbeat' Port Mann toll list
The B.C. government waited months to pay a Port Mann Bridge toll bill worth tens of thousands of dollars, and the federal government has yet to pay even more, a CTV News investigation has found. ... (by petros)
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No, You Don't Deserve To Know We Know What's Best For You
'Utterly outrageous': Liberals shoot down opposition bid to force ministers to lay out pipeline plan Liberal MPs have blocked a bid by the opposition parties to call key ministers to committee to lay out the next steps on the Trans Mountain pipeline... (by petros)
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The FRANKLIN SCANDAL
The FRANKLIN SCANDAL Tags: COVER-UP/DECEPTIONS/PROPAGANDA RELIGION/ATHEISM The FRANKLIN SCANDAL is the story of a nationwide pedophile ring that pandered children to a cabal of the rich and powerful. The rings pimps were a pair of... (by Stretch)
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Man is hit by car, misses lottery win and sets fire to his home - on the same day
Pensioner Barrie Enderby has staked a strong claim to be the UK's unluckiest man after he was knocked off his bike, causing him to miss out on a lotto win of 10,000. ... (by Blackleaf)