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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)
2 weeks ago by Hoid last post
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First F-35B lands on HMS Queen Elizabeth
Landing a fighter jet on an aircraft carrier at sea is one of the biggest challenges a pilot can face. But when Royal Navy Commander Nathan... (by Blackleaf)
2 weeks ago by Blackleaf last post
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Woman 'identifies' Salisbury suspect as Anatoliy Chepiga
A woman in the far east of Russia has told the BBC she recognises one of the key suspects in the Salisbury attack as a military intelligence officer. ... (by Blackleaf)
2 weeks ago by Blackleaf last post
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Fans told to keep away from Thames beluga
Benny the beluga is spending his fifth day in the Thames but appears to be healthy and swimming normally, the Port of London Authority (PLA) has said. ... (by Blackleaf)
2 weeks ago by White_Unifier last post
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Some Air Canada staff to be banned from using cannabis while off duty
It looks like the law will soon translate to the freedom to toke until employed. We should apply this policy to our... (by White_Unifier)
2 weeks ago by Hoid last post
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Pentagon's Best-Kept Secret: F-35 Fighter Is Progressing Nicely
If you pay any attention to media coverage of the F-35 fighter program, then you know the Pentagons biggest weapons program is troubled (to use the favored adjective of reporters). Flight tests are lagging, costs are skyrocketing, and overseas... (by Locutus)
3 weeks ago by taxslave last post
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TransCanada to begin Keystone XL pipeline construction in 2019
Bummer for the ecofascist Sierra Club. LINCOLN, Neb. — The developer of the Keystone XL oil pipeline plans to start construction next year, after a U.S. State Department review ordered by a federal judge concluded that major environmental damage from... (by petros)
3 weeks ago by Kreskin last post
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Tiger wins .
Tiger Woods wins the Tour Championship to claim his first victory in five years Woods, whose last win came in August 2013, had a three-shot lead heading into the final round in Atlanta after shooting a 5-under 65 in Saturday��s third round. He... (by Ocean Breeze)
3 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)
3 weeks ago by Liberalman last post
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SPACE: -The Extraordinary.
Something Big Crashed into Uranus and Changed It Forever (by Ocean Breeze)
3 weeks ago by Blackleaf last post
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The moment the Queen giggled over a chirruping bird
She's been dubbed One-Take Windsor by broadcasters for her professionalism in always getting things right first time. But the Queen had to... (by Blackleaf)
3 weeks ago by taxslave last post
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Canadian companies are losing ground to China in the developing world, Trudeau's UN a
Let me get this straight. Canada wants to protect its milk... (by White_Unifier)
3 weeks ago by taxslave last post
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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)
3 weeks ago by Tecumsehsbones last post
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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)
4 weeks ago by MHz last post
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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)
4 weeks ago by Gilgamesh 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)
4 weeks ago by Mowich last post
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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)
4 weeks ago by Twin_Moose last post
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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)
4 weeks ago by White_Unifier last post
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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)
4 weeks ago by Walter last post
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Kerry Is Such A Nice Man
And he has a good PR Man: (by Jillyvn)
4 weeks ago by Blackleaf last post
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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)
4 weeks ago by White_Unifier last post
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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)
4 weeks ago by taxslave last post
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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)
4 weeks ago by Blackleaf last post
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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)
Sep 13th, 2018 by petros last post
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Crude-by-rail exports surge in Canada as pipeline restraints squeeze oil industry
Analyst estimates shipments could... (by petros)
Sep 12th, 2018 by White_Unifier last post
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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)
Sep 12th, 2018 by Hoid last post
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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)
Sep 11th, 2018 by EagleSmack last post
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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)
Sep 11th, 2018 by MHz last post
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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)
Sep 10th, 2018 by MHz last post
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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)
Sep 9th, 2018 by taxslave last post
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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)
Sep 9th, 2018 by Hoid last post
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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)
Sep 9th, 2018 by MHz last post
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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)
Sep 8th, 2018 by Blackleaf last post
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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)
Sep 7th, 2018 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)
Sep 7th, 2018 by EagleSmack last post
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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)
Sep 7th, 2018 by Danbones last post
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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)
Sep 7th, 2018 by Blackleaf last post
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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)
Sep 6th, 2018 by Bar Sinister last post
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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)
Sep 6th, 2018 by pgs last post
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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)
Sep 6th, 2018 by Liberalman last post
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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)
Sep 6th, 2018 by Hoid last post
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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)
Sep 6th, 2018 by Twin_Moose last post
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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)
Sep 6th, 2018 by petros last post
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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)
Sep 5th, 2018 by taxslave last post
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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)