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Dec 29th, 2018 by Blackleaf last post
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Fox found napping on microwave
A fox was found snoozing on top of a microwave after it sneaked into a south-west London home. The animal came in through the cat flap and smashed... (by Blackleaf)
Dec 28th, 2018 by Curious Cdn last post
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Nearly 2000 years of England-Wales tolls come to an end
From tomorrow, after nearly 2000 years, travellers crossing the UK's longest river between England and Wales no longer have to pay tolls... ... (by Blackleaf)
Dec 27th, 2018 by JLM last post
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Stock Markets
Just wondering if today's performance on Wall Street is a harbinger of things to come! How much optimism is there besides Walter's? (by JLM)
Dec 26th, 2018 by Blackleaf last post
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Blockade that shythole called North Korea
Former North Korea detainee Otto Warmbier dies - CNNPolitics.com Effin jerks (by Kreskin)
Dec 25th, 2018 by Gilgamesh last post
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Frog without lungs found in Indonesia
An aquatic frog, Barbourula kalimantanensis, is seen in Kalimantan, Indonesia on Aug. 14, 2007. ... (by Praxius)
Dec 24th, 2018 by MHz last post
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BC NDP/Green Alliance Are Dendrocidal Maniacs
Logging watchdog probes government agency over felled B.C. old-growth trees Environmentalists allege government agency B.C. Timber Sales did not comply with provincial land use plans Chad Pawson - CBC News A provincial... (by petros)
Dec 24th, 2018 by Blackleaf last post
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New London skyscraper, the Tulip Tower, is damaging for the Tower of London
Historic Royal Palaces has objected to the building of a new "attention-seeking" skyscraper, claiming it would overshadow the Tower of London and detract from its prominence in the city's skyline. ... (by Blackleaf)
Dec 24th, 2018 by Blackleaf last post
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Goodwill theme to Queen's Christmas address
The Queen will say in her Christmas Day broadcast that the Christian message of "peace on earth and goodwill to all" is "needed as much as ever". ... (by Blackleaf)
Dec 22nd, 2018 by Blackleaf last post
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The most bizarre and bonkers stories of 2018
So you think you know what happened in the news this year? Think again. ... (by Blackleaf)
Dec 21st, 2018 by MHz last post
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Quebec criticizes western oil but province residents buying more gasoline and SUVs
And Trudeau said the other day "There currently are no new markets for Canadian oil other than the US" I'll believe that when Canada... (by petros)
Dec 21st, 2018 by spilledthebeer last post
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White Woman Denied Fed Govt Job Because She Is White
Being white should not disqualify a person from any job in Canada. This is an injustice. Time to junk affirmative action and employment equity legislation. The woman who applied for the job is Sara Landriault, an Ottawa-area blogger and mother. In her... (by dumpthemonarchy)
Dec 20th, 2018 by MHz last post
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GE sets new 52 week low POPULAR!
$13.62 Walter on suicide watch. (by Hoid)
Dec 20th, 2018 by Hoid last post
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Peak Oil Update
The Globe on Mail newspaper in their Report on Business had an article on peak oil. Oh, they are so cool and casual at the GM. Background on the subject ... (by dumpthemonarchy)
Dec 18th, 2018 by Hoid last post
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Truck Plows Into Christmas Market in Germany
There are fatalities Terror attack fears after lorry ploughs through Christmas market in Berlin leaving two people dead | Daily Mail Online (by EagleSmack)
Dec 18th, 2018 by taxslave last post
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Trudeau's neglect of the nation has led us to this place POPULAR!
Dark resentments thought buried in this part of the country have been reawakened. In an astonishing statement to the New York Times in 2015, Justin Trudeau declared, "There is no core identity, no mainstream in Canada,'' and consequently that "makes... (by petros)
Dec 18th, 2018 by taxslave last post
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Hillbillies in Love
Former Miss Kentucky charged with sending nude photos to 15-year-old ex-student (by Tecumsehsbones)
Dec 16th, 2018 by Curious Cdn last post
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The Queen has her 20ft Christmas tree put up
The Queen will spend the festive period at her Norfolk retreat surrounded by her family, but before then her other royal residences are undergoing their own Christmas makeover. ... (by Blackleaf)
Dec 12th, 2018 by Twin_Moose last post
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Paris riots
Muzzies are restless. (by Walter)
Dec 8th, 2018 by Curious Cdn last post
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Over a Dozen Dead in California Bar Shooting
(by Hoof Hearted)
Dec 7th, 2018 by MHz 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)
Dec 7th, 2018 by Dixie Cup last post
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Toronto Police Officer Charges in Connection with Streetcar Shooting
A Toronto police officer has been charged with second-degree murder in connection with the fatal shooting of a teenager aboard a streetcar last month. An arrest warrant has been issued for Const. James Forcillo, Ontarios Special Investigations Unit said... (by SLM)
Dec 6th, 2018 by Hoid last post
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Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration
What the f-ck is it and why is Trudeau signing it without your approval? The global compact for migration is the first, intergovernmentally negotiated agreement, prepared under the auspices of the United Nations, to cover all dimensions of... (by petros)
Dec 5th, 2018 by taxslave last post
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Police Shooting.......
Police?................... (by DaSleeper)
Dec 5th, 2018 by Hoid last post
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Four Killed in New Brunswick Shooting
2 police officers among 4 killed in Canada shooting; a suspect is in custody (by EagleSmack)
Dec 2nd, 2018 by spaminator last post
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Drug lord's wife has twins in Los Angeles County hospital
A few days old but still. Is this a good tactical poker hand this family has or not? What say ye know-it-alls and sages? Maybe it means nuthin'. REPORTING FROM MEXICO CITY -- The spaces for Name of Father are blank. But the L.A. County... (by Locutus)
Dec 1st, 2018 by Blackleaf last post
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Yours for £2.5 million: A castle once owned by Henry VIII
HOUSE-HUNTERS looking for a piece of history can get their hands on one of Henry VIII's castles - for 2.5m. Grade I listed... (by Blackleaf)
Nov 30th, 2018 by Curious Cdn last post
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California wildfires leave at least 6 dead, cause 'unbelievable' destruction POPULAR!
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)
Nov 30th, 2018 by spaminator last post
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Not the best way to handle overbooking POPULAR!
Police are filmed dragging man off United Airlines flight | Daily Mail Online United's CEO apologized today after a man claiming to be a doctor was left bloodied and unconscious as he was dragged off an overbooked flight to make room for staff.... (by IdRatherBeSkiing)
Nov 29th, 2018 by MHz last post
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'The country cannot run solely on solar panels in the future'
Saskatchewan, P.E.I. best spots for solar panels; not worth it in Manitoba, Quebec, NEB says "The country cannot run solely on solar panels in the future," said NEB chief economist Jean-Denis Charlebois. The NEB today is releasing a study of the... (by petros)
Nov 29th, 2018 by Twin_Moose last post
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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)
Nov 29th, 2018 by Twin_Moose last post
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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)
Nov 29th, 2018 by spaminator last post
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The Juice Is On the Loose
OJ made parole. (by petros)
Nov 28th, 2018 by spaminator last post
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Casey Kasem Dead at 82
A broadcasting icon. His AT40s from 1970 -- 1988 are legendary. RIP (by IdRatherBeSkiing)
Nov 28th, 2018 by spaminator last post
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Police identify slain 14-year-old Toronto girl
Police have identified the 14-year-old Toronto girl fatally stabbed on New Year's Day as Stefanie Rengel, who classmates described as a happy and friendly student. More... (by CTV News)
Nov 26th, 2018 by Kreskin last post
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CBC Fifth Estate - the Deep Fake
This was an excellent episode. Pretty scary where things are going. (by Kreskin)
Nov 26th, 2018 by Twin_Moose last post
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Fracking For Oil Triggers Manmade Earthquakes, Studies Confirm
Fracking For Oil Triggers Manmade Earthquakes, Studies Confirm Fracking for oil triggers manmade earthquakes, studies confirm - thestar.com "Two separate studies are providing insights into the earth-shaking consequences of the controversial gas... (by Liberalman)
Nov 25th, 2018 by Ocean Breeze last post
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Breaking news
BREAKING NEWS Stephen Hawking dead at the age of 76 (by Ocean Breeze)
Nov 25th, 2018 by petros 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)
Nov 24th, 2018 by petros last post
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Sh*t hitting the fan at B.C. Legislature!
Sergeant at Arms and Chief Admin. Officer escorted from the legislature and placed on paid admin. leave pending investigation by Atty. General. Stay tuned for further developments. (by JLM)
Nov 24th, 2018 by Hoid last post
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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)
Nov 22nd, 2018 by MHz last post
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Jonestown, 40 years on.
40 Years Since Jonestown Murders Socialisms very ugly side. (by Walter)
Nov 22nd, 2018 by DaSleeper last post
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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)
Nov 22nd, 2018 by taxslave last post
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Summation of Wynne's Minimum Wage Announcement POPULAR!
Premier Kathleen Wynne announces $15 minimum wage in Ontario - Toronto - CBC News (by Murphy)
Nov 21st, 2018 by Hoof Hearted last post
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Instant Asshole Sideburns!
So my brother's sideburns were going grey. So he bought this dye/ gel at a discount store to color them. He told me he applied the gel...looked in the mirror...and in about 30 seconds he looked like the world's biggest asshole! I couldn't stop... (by Hoof Hearted)
Nov 20th, 2018 by MHz last post
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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)