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Feb 29th, 2008
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Gun Control is Completely Useless. 13 Attachment(s)
Okay folks, I went crazy. I got thinking about the insistence of the anti-gun folks that we don't want to be like the AMERICANS, with no gun control, and blood running in the streets! I had read that murder was so high in American ghettoes that it... (by Colpy)
1 hour ago by spilledthebeer last post
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Kyoto Protocol
Yes or no? (by MsMelis)
1 hour ago by Soldier last post
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Ford government admits they can't do what they promised POPULAR!
Ontario minister admits Ford government broke election promise by scrapping basic income project An Ontario minister admits the new government has backtracked on a campaign promise to keep the province's basic income pilot project in place. Social... (by mentalfloss)
1 hour ago by spilledthebeer last post
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You want to promote human rights in China?
Free copies of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights in American hotels | Crazy Ideas Bank A copy of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights in hotel rooms. Not a bad idea. Have it in Chinese too to target Chinese tourists. And have a copy in... (by White_Unifier)
2 hours ago by spilledthebeer last post
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Fascism on the rise in Kanata
This was Parliament Hill this morning. Those people in camo... (by Cliffy)
2 hours ago by spilledthebeer last post
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Canada’s GDP growth soars to 2.9% in second quarter – exports hit 4-year record
1. All thanks to pipelines. Oh wait, there are none and the economy is performing better than under Harper. 2. Maybe the solution is tax cuts. Oh wait, there are none and the economy is performing better than under Harper. (by mentalfloss)
2 hours ago by Soldier last post
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Changes to the country
Seperatism on any part from the new Canadas will not be tolerated. Any province attempting to do such, will be taken over by the Canadian Confederate Troops and re-structuring of that province will begin. The province will be made more efficient, give the... (by canada)
2 hours ago by spilledthebeer last post
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Trudeau Begs the U.S to Tighten it's Immigration Laws POPULAR!
Canada wants US to better enforce immigration laws to help combat the Canadian refugee problem Canadian... (by EagleSmack)
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Trudeau. Is he an idiot or what? POPULAR!
So, basically, aside from doling out billions of dollars and tearful apologies, Trudeau has now decided that what we need is to integrate Isis fighters into our immigration system so that can make them inclusive and they won't want to cut off heads or... (by Retired_Can_Soldier)
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The trickle of refugees fleeing the U.S. to Canada could become a deluge in the sprin
This thread should be closed. the spring has already come and gone. it is time for this thread to go, too. (by JamesBondo)
1 day ago by spilledthebeer last post
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The Indian Trust Fund 1 Attachment(s)
I do wish my non native friends here in canada had been taught this..instead of always... (by Cliffy)
1 day ago by spilledthebeer last post
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Justin Trudeau honoured by Tsuut'ina First Nation as 'the one that keeps trying'
Justin Trudeau honoured by Tsuut'ina First Nation as 'the one that keeps trying' Prime Minister Justin Trudeau... (by mentalfloss)
1 day ago by spilledthebeer last post
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Hypocrisy of the Left POPULAR!
Bob Rae apologizes for tweet about Toronto Mayor Rob Ford taken as offensive | CTV News ... (by Walter)
1 day ago by spilledthebeer last post
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Half of Canadians Want Refugees Deported
That didn't take long! Half Of Canadians Want Illegal Refugees Deported: Poll | The Daily Caller Well now! (by EagleSmack)
1 day ago by EagleSmack last post
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Trickle of Illegal Immigrants into Canada Could Become Deluge in the Spring
There it is. The trickle of refugees fleeing the U.S. to Canada could become a deluge in the spring ... (by EagleSmack)
2 days ago by spilledthebeer last post
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10.5 million dollar compensation offer too Omar Khadr POPULAR!
Well that's depressing. Can i please opt out of paying taxes please if it's... (by Angstrom)
3 days ago by spilledthebeer last post
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CDN Election 2019
Conservative leader predicts a 'nasty' election campaign in 2019 as if we don't have enough ugly juvenile mudslinging to he... (by Ocean Breeze)
3 days ago by EagleSmack last post
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Canada Failing to Put Climate Change Plans in Action POPULAR!
Federal government failing to put climate plan into action, environmental watchdog finds - Politics - CBC News Well is anyone really shocked? It's simply not a big deal. (by EagleSmack)
3 days ago by mentalfloss last post
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When the F*CK is this forum gonna be fixed?
Asap? :lol: (by mentalfloss)
4 days ago by MHz last post
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Should Canada help US attack Iraq?
In my opinion Canada has no right to join America in attacking Iraq. America gives the reason of the potential of Saddam using or giving away his few remaining bio or chem weapons. This coupled with the absolute lack of proof of any Iraqi involvement in... (by czardogs)
5 days ago by JamesBondo last post
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Bowling for columbine (Split topic)
Bowling for Columbine. It answers many of the questions and statements made in this thread. Powerful and to the point. I am sure many of the intelligent posters here have already seen it, but if you have not, its worth the money to see in the... (by czardogs)
5 days ago by JamesBondo last post
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** LONG POST ** US Conspiracy Theories
Top Ten Conspiracy Theories of 2002 By Mike Ward, PopMatters January 2, 2003 For about thirty minutes after his chief of staff told him that America was under attack, George W. Bush continued to sit in an elementary school classroom listening to a... (by Andem)
5 days ago by JamesBondo last post
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Screwed by our American friends once again.
With Dubya that moron of the south pandering for support for his illegal war comes the news that they are going to once again screw their closest neighbor and soon to be former ally. U.S. Congress threatens to double softwood duty with a file... (by czardogs)
5 days ago by JamesBondo last post
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2003.... Canada will decriminalize pot
I was talking to a police officer the other day on the street, and according to him, the decriminalization of marijuana is inevitable.. His police station is even now going easier on and avoiding arresting people with the posession of a small amount... (by Vincent_2002)
5 days ago by JamesBondo last post
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Voting Day!
With all these "official" polls being released lately by sketchy organizations lets see what the forum users here have to say. If you had to vote today, which Federal Party would you vote for and why? (by czardogs)
5 days ago by JamesBondo last post
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Democracy
Democracy has never existed in Canada. It's a mental state of mind Canadians have from being able to vote. But the person voted into power never actually has true power. Canada's head of state has that power. The queen. Upon completion of obtaining... (by Andem)
5 days ago by JamesBondo last post
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Paul Martin = Liberal Fool!
PAUL MARTIN'S CAREER WILL DIE!! (by Vincent_2002)
5 days ago by JamesBondo last post
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How Little Do Americans Know About Their Northern Neighbors?
Canada Camera How Little Do Americans Know About Their Northern Neighbors? W A S H I N G T O N, July 31 If you're an American, think twice if a man comes up to you on the street and asks, "Do you have a minute for Canadian television?" ... (by Cyberm4n)
5 days ago by JamesBondo last post
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btw, vincent_2002, you need help
Spamming these forums! (by SumOfAllFears)
5 days ago by JamesBondo last post
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The other political parties.
:D Reading many of these posts there is a general distaste of the current parties and politicians. Well there are other choices for Canadians, many actually. Two to watch and maybe support? are www.canadianactionparty.ca and ... (by czardogs)
5 days ago by JamesBondo last post
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Ottawa Poised to become Big Brother
By OLIVER MOORE Globe and Mail Update Ottawa's proposal to force companies that provide on-line access to let police spy on their customers' Web and e-mail activities has Internet-industry observers concerned. A 21-page paper prepared by the... (by Bob Carrick)
5 days ago by JamesBondo last post
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CANADA IS NEWEST MEMBER OF U.S. ENEMIES LIST
On Native Ground CANADA IS NEWEST MEMBER OF U.S. ENEMIES LIST by Randolph T. Holhut American Reporter Correspondent Dummerston, Vt. DUMMERSTON, Vt. - The U.S. tends to take Canada for granted, at least until Canada acts in a way that reminds... (by Anonymous)
5 days ago by JamesBondo last post
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Two Live Interviews on lawful Access Proposal
Both Tomorrow and live (Wednesday Sept 4). First - Canada AM Television news program on CTV Approx 7:45 am EST. This was supposed to be a Panel discussion with myself and a rep from the Justice Dept, who had to back out last minute so now it's just me.... (by Bob Carrick)
5 days ago by JamesBondo last post
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Arafat calls on Canada for help
Arafat calls on Canada for help Pressure U.S. to end Israeli occupation, Palestinian chief asks JERUSALEM (AP-CP-Reuters) Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat is urging Canada to pressure the United States to bring about an end to the Israeli... (by Cyberm4n)
5 days ago by JamesBondo last post
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Replacement for Indian Act introduced
Natives face strict code in tougher Indian Act By ALLAN WOODS Globe and Mail Update Legislation introduced in the House of Commons that overhauls the 126-year-old Indian Act will give native bands the "modern tools necessary to build a... (by Cyberm4n)
5 days ago by JamesBondo last post
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Go Paul Martin, Go!
Show them some of their own medecine. Fight back and get back at thes liberals idiots and your foe Jean Cretien! (by Cyberm4n)
5 days ago by JamesBondo last post
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Constitution and Charter of Rights.
Nothing in Canada will be right.. Everything is a priviledge, therefore, those breaking the law and sent to prison will not have certain rights. Ultimately, the people of Canada abiding by the laws and regulations of it's country will be rewarded. This... (by Andem)
5 days ago by JamesBondo last post
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Why you them help?
Why you help them american. They kill me. friends of me dying they did wrong not at all. stop madness please (by Imran)
5 days ago by JamesBondo last post
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Proposal on "Lawful Access", turning your ISP in t
Ive been asked over the last day or so by a few people / organizations to put together my thoughts on the Governments proposal on Lawful Access and have been asked to maybe take those thoughts to the Government. So Im starting with my thoughts, a... (by Bob Carrick)
5 days ago by JamesBondo last post
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Cultural Reform
Shmad. To evenly phased Quebec into Canadian culture, french will be phased out.. Not made illegal. This is irrational. Over a 7-10 year period, it will be an english speaking region. (by Andem)
5 days ago by JamesBondo last post
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NOTICE! This is completely hypothetical
This forum is just hypothetical ideas IF Canada were to reform it's government. None of us are stupid enough to think Canada would even be able to make a military attack on one town, let alone the whole Northern United States. These are merely ideas on... (by Andem)
5 days ago by JamesBondo last post
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I WILL TAKE OVER NORTH AMERICAS!!!
I will take over north americas single handedly because I am the god of HELL FIRE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! (by Imran)
5 days ago by JamesBondo last post
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What about Canada's relations with Australia?
What about Canada's relations with Australia and other friendly countries? (by Lakeland)
5 days ago by JamesBondo last post
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Ontario government to hold onto 51% of hydro one
Ontario to retain control of Hydro One By RICHARD MACKIE Globe and Mail Update Toronto The Ontario government will retain control of Hydro One, Premier Ernie Eves announced Wednesday in reversing one of the major policies of former premier Mike... (by SumOfAllFears)
5 days ago by JamesBondo last post
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What do you think about the latest liberal tactics?
PM faces angry caucus critics Some MPs tell Chr?tien he should consider quitting By Les Whittington and Allan Thompson Ottawa Bureau OTTAWA Ń Liberal backbenchers angrily confronted Jean Chr?tien yesterday over his firing of former finance... (by Cyberm4n)