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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)
3 weeks ago by taxslave last post
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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)
3 weeks ago by Blackleaf last post
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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)
4 weeks ago by Curious Cdn last post
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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)
4 weeks 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)
4 weeks 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)
4 weeks 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)
4 weeks 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)
4 weeks 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)
Nov 10th, 2018 by MHz last post
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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)
Nov 10th, 2018 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)
Nov 10th, 2018 by Blackleaf last post
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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)
Nov 9th, 2018 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)
Nov 9th, 2018 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)
Nov 8th, 2018 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)
Nov 8th, 2018 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)
Nov 7th, 2018 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)
Nov 6th, 2018 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)
Nov 5th, 2018 by MHz last post
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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)
Nov 5th, 2018 by Christian last post
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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)
Nov 5th, 2018 by coldstream last post
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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)
Nov 5th, 2018 by Johnnny last post
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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)
Nov 5th, 2018 by petros last post
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Ontario School Board Pressures Teachers Not To Teach Racist "To Kill a Mockingbird"
Thoughts? (by Hoof Hearted)
Nov 4th, 2018 by MHz last post
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Shooting at Pittsburgh synagogue
SHOOTER OPENS FIRE AT PITTSBURGH SYNAGOGUE, MULTIPLE FATALITIES REPORTED ... (by Walter)
Nov 4th, 2018 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)
Nov 4th, 2018 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)
Nov 4th, 2018 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)
Nov 4th, 2018 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)
Nov 3rd, 2018 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)
Nov 3rd, 2018 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)
Nov 2nd, 2018 by Curious Cdn last post
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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)
Nov 2nd, 2018 by MHz last post
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Canada to increase annual immigration admissions to 350,000 by 2021
Why is our immigration system based on a quota system in the first place? Why not base is strictly on a points system? To base it on how many people have entered before you... (by White_Unifier)
Nov 2nd, 2018 by MHz last post
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Isis POPULAR!
Can we combine all the ISIS threads please. (by Goober)
Nov 2nd, 2018 by Dixie Cup last post
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Bitcoin Predicted To Be The Nail In The Coffin Of Climate Change
Second only to anti-pipeline memes stored on photobucket. You’re forgiven if you aren’t familiar with a digital currency that could single-handedly... (by petros)
Oct 31st, 2018 by spaminator last post
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Kelly Ellard POPULAR!
Not being from BC, I don't really know much about this story. I could search around the net all day but don't wanna. What exactly happened here? She got life in prison? Who is this person? Would someone mind filling me in please? That'd be great. (by GreenGreta)
Oct 29th, 2018 by petros last post
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Eco-Sinners
Some B.C. Hydro customers spend hundreds of dollars a year to leave heat, TV on for their pets A new BC Hydro survey suggests more British Columbians are choosing the comfort of their pets over saving energy. The survey found that nearly... (by petros)
Oct 29th, 2018 by petros last post
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Stupidity In A Jar
High CO2 levels force B.C. man to abandon biodome meant to highlight climate change. A Vancouver Island man has gone to extreme lengths to demonstrate the... (by petros)
Oct 28th, 2018 by Hoid last post
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Mischief, murder and mayhem.
From watching the U.S. news reports tonight we got the message the moral fabric of the U.S. was deteriorating at the seams. This evolved from three incidents in the past week involving 3 perpetrators out of a population of 320 million people and... (by JLM)
Oct 28th, 2018 by White_Unifier last post
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New Brunswick village angers residents with 'straight pride' flag
Why would anyone want to announce to the world how he has sex? don't people today have any class anymore? (by White_Unifier)
Oct 28th, 2018 by Blackleaf last post
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Five feared dead after helicopter crashes outside Leicester City's King Power Stadium
Five people are feared dead after a helicopter crashed outside Leicester City's King Power Stadium last night. ... (by Blackleaf)
Oct 28th, 2018 by spaminator last post
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Stompin' Tom Conners dead at age 77
Canadian music icon Stompin’ Tom Connors dead at 77 03/06/2013 08:39 PM CityNews.ca ... (by earth_as_one)
Oct 27th, 2018 by B00Mer last post
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Bombs Sent to Hillary/ Obama/ Soros
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Oct 27th, 2018 by Blackleaf last post
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Arrest over Magna Carta theft attempt at Salisbury Cathedral
A hammer-wielding man has been arrested after an attempted smash and grab of a Magna Carta from its display at Salisbury Cathedral. Alarms went off when the would-be... (by Blackleaf)
Oct 27th, 2018 by Blackleaf last post
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Blackpool Police identify Ross Geller lookalike thief
Police searching for a Ross Geller "lookalike" thief believe they have identified the man after being "inundated" with responses. Social media... (by Blackleaf)
Oct 26th, 2018 by Curious Cdn last post
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Ugly American Goes Into Hiding After Killing Cecil The Lion POPULAR!
Lion killer's dental practice getting some new Yelp reviews... (by tay)