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Jun 18th, 2004 by American Voice last post
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Royal Bank Customer?!?!?
Anyone else with Royal Bank? Anyone else not get their money? Anyone else as mad as I am? Anyone else want to go in there with a bomb and give em a peice of your mind?!?! I DO! (by LuShes)
Jun 18th, 2004 by Andem last post
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Holly Jones' murdered behind bars
Please take the time to read the article concerning 10-year old Holly Jones who was abducted last year from her neighbourhood. Her murderer was sentenced today. (by Andem)
Jun 18th, 2004 by moghrabi last post
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Funny News
In 1555 Nostradamus predicted that December 2000 would see "the village idiot will come forth to be acclaimed the leader in the home of greatest power." In 1555, Nostradamus wrote: "Come the millennium, month 12 In the home of greatest power, ... (by moghrabi)
Jun 14th, 2004 by moghrabi last post
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Former Officials to Criticize Bush Foreign Policy
Jun 13, 5:11 PM (ET) WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A group of former U.S. officials is urging voters to defeat President Bush in the November election, saying his policies have isolated the United States, a spokesman for the group said on Sunday. The group... (by moghrabi)
Jun 13th, 2004 by moghrabi last post
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U.N. offers assistance to Israel
Original article: U.N. offers assistance to Israel By Canadian Content Staff Saturday June 12, 2004 In a not so surprising move today by the United Nations, the secretary-general of the UN... (by Andem)
Jun 13th, 2004 by moghrabi last post
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Bush Says Only Lawful Questioning Authorized
Jun 10, 5:16 PM (ET) SAVANNAH, Ga. (Reuters) - Facing criticism for methods used to interrogate terrorism suspects held by the United States, President Bush insisted on Thursday he had always ordered questioning methods to remain within the law.... (by moghrabi)
Jun 13th, 2004 by Démocrite last post
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The Great Prevaricator
Geov Parrish - WorkingForChange.com 06.07.04 - Excuse me while I barf. I'm in no mood to join the joyful eulogies upon the passing of Ronald Reagan -- remembrances that prove, once again, the staggering size of our country's memory hole. I... (by moghrabi)
Jun 12th, 2004 by Reverend Blair last post
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Business Conspiracy to Elect Conservatives?
Original article: Business Conspiracy to Elect Conservatives? By Ryan McGreal Friday June 11, 2004 Swelling support for the Conservatives in Canada's upcoming federal election is widely... (by Andem)
Jun 8th, 2004 by cookies last post
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Uncovering Atlantis...
Near spain... It seems like they've uncovered Atlantis... Read the article on bbc.. (by cookies)
Jun 8th, 2004 by Cyberm4n last post
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Curse of the Vancouver Canucks; Dashing Tampa Bay's hopes
Full Article: By Glen Berls June 1, 2004 (CC) - Fans in Calgary as well as across this great nation are cheering the Flames, Canada's team on to victory in the Stanley cup final. Sure it may be... (by Administration)
May 26th, 2004 by Cyberm4n last post
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Behind the mask of Iraqi sovereignty - Commentary
Was a well laid out commentary article from an American perspective submitted. (by Andem)
May 25th, 2004 by Sven Eriksen last post
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Bush's Iraq blueprint, lacking clarity
Original site Bush's blueprint, lacking clarity By Sven Eriksen May 25, 2004 (CC) - As US President George W. Bush outlines his blueprint for Iraq, the situation overseas in war torn Iraq... (by Sven Eriksen)
May 25th, 2004 by Andem last post
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Upcoming Canadian Elections: Things to think about ...
Upcoming Canadian Elections: Things to think about for the Canadian Elections. May 24, 2004 (CDM / CC) - Ask yourself this question are you happy with Canada as it stands right now? If you... (by Andem)
May 24th, 2004 by T. Rex last post
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Canadians surveyed say homophobia is as bad as racism
Majority of Canadians surveyed say homophobia is as bad as racism MONTREAL (CP) - Almost 60 per cent of Canadians surveyed indicated they believe being homophobic is as bad as being racist or anti-Semitic, says a new poll. The Leger Marketing... (by Andem)
May 18th, 2004 by Anonymous last post
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Looks like Air Canada might make it
CAW extends final deadline Union last holdout standing between airline, bailout package RICK WESTHEAD BUSINESS REPORTER Air Canadas showdown with the union representing its customer-service employees has been extended to this afternoon after... (by Andem)
May 13th, 2004 by Numure last post
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Culture, Life and Politics in Quebec...
Featured at The province of Quebec: Culture, Life and Politics -------------------------------------------------------------------------- By Christopher Walsh (by Andem)
May 10th, 2004 by Vincent_2002 last post
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Team Canada wins second straight gold medal
Team Canada wins second straight gold medal PRAGUE (CP) - The Lucky Loonies were hard at work again Sunday as Canada won its second straight world hockey championship. Team Canada officials secretly hid a loonie in the back netting of both... (by Vincent_2002)
May 8th, 2004 by Andem last post
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Local Toronto News: GO Transit gets $1b boost
GO Transit gets $1B boost KEVIN MCGRAN TRANSPORTATION REPORTER Federal politicians, no doubt part of a pre-election campaign, dropped by local transit authorities yesterday and signed multi-partner, multi-year promises that guarantee $1 billion... (by Andem)
May 5th, 2004 by Numure last post
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Quebec government to cut 16,000 jobs
Quebec government to cut 16,000 jobs Quebec Treasury Board President Monique Jerome-Forget speaks at a news conference. (CP PHOTO/Jacques Boissinot) QUEBEC (CP) - The Quebec government announced Wednesday it plans to abolish 16,000 jobs by 2013 in... (by Vincent_2002)
May 3rd, 2004 by Andem last post
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U.S. Senate Moves Closer to Condemning Canadian Seal Hunt
Monday, May 03, 2004 (Yarmouth Port, Mass. - 3 May 2004) - The U.S. Senate moved one step closer to an official condemnation of Canada's seal hunt when the Senate Foreign Relations Committee recommended the Levin-Collins Resolution to the full Senate.... (by Andem)
Apr 30th, 2004 by Numure last post
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N.S. votes to invite Turks and Caicos to join it
N.S. votes to invite Turks and Caicos to join it Last Updated Thu, 22 Apr 2004 14:16:50 HALIFAX - Nova Scotia's three political parties voted unanimously Wednesday to invite Turks and Caicos to join the province, if the Caribbean islands ever become... (by Andem)
Apr 30th, 2004 by Numure last post
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More Cdns moved to Quebec than left it
More Cdns moved to Quebec than left it MONTREAL (CP) - For the first time in 30 years, more Canadians moved to Quebec than left the province. Quebec gained more than 28,000 new residents last year, and lost 27,900 to other provinces, according to... (by Vincent_2002)
Apr 12th, 2004 by Neodim last post
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Canada starts massive slaughter. Again.
half of 1,000,000 harp seals will be skinned alive during seal murder seasons in Canada. Seems like canadian government feels invulnerable and forgets that its servants are made of flesh too. Any action causes an counteraction which mirrors the impact... (by Neodim)
Apr 12th, 2004 by Neodim last post
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Russia, Iraq Plan Deal to Bolster Ties
Russia, Iraq Plan Deal to Bolster Ties Economic Pact May Complicate U.S. Action Against Baghdad By Peter Baker Washington Post Foreign Service Saturday, August 17, 2002; Page A01 MOSCOW, Aug. 16 -- Russia and Iraq plan to sign a new... (by canada)
Apr 5th, 2004 by Shmad last post
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A New World Report
In a New World Report just released today... Canada sux! (by canadasux)
Apr 5th, 2004 by Andem last post
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Air Canada should be permitted to continue to operate ...
Original Article in the New York Times syndication from Bloomberg. Air Canada should be permitted to continue to operate under bankruptcy protection while it seeks a new investor to replace Trinity Time Investments, a court-appointed monitor said. ... (by Andem)
Jun 18th, 2003 by gnuman last post
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ARTICLE: Mother chops off neighbours' hands
Hey, when I saw this headline, I was completely shocked. It looks like something from Simcity2000 (you know those stupid and useless artciles)... Mother chops off neighbours' hands By SAHM ADRANGI and COLIN FREEZE From Thursday's Globe and... (by Andem)
Jan 14th, 2003 by Anonymous last post
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IOC : Vancouver is in the final four for 2010 Olympic bid
Today at about 4am PST (GMT-0800) the International Olympic Committee announced that Vancouver was in the final four for the 2010 Winter Olympic Bid. Vancouver ranked second overall amongst the final four, a shade out of first place. I think and I... (by Shmad)
Jan 10th, 2003 by no1important last post
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Athlon XP 2500+ Already in Shops!
Athlon XP 2500+ Already in Shops! New AMD Athlon XP processor, made with 0.13 micron 2500+ Thoroughbred core (real clock rate 2GHz) was noticed in one of Swiss online-shop, trading with computer parts. Also, the price-list of this shop includes... (by Cyberm4n)
Sep 6th, 2002 by czardogs last post
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Could this be the start to peace in the Middle East?
Eight Israeli reserve soldiers who refuse to serve in the West Bank and Gaza have asked Israel's Supreme Court to declare the occupation of the Palestinian territories illegal. The soldiers, who rank from staff-sergeant to major, are part of Courage to... (by czardogs)
Aug 27th, 2002 by JidoSpod last post
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Today in World News
Today in World News.. de-Gaules still is uneducated and uninformed of events in his own country. Tune in next week to see if hes read a history book. (by JidoSpod)
Aug 7th, 2002 by Andem last post
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2004 Summer Olympics
What are your predictions for the medal count for the 2004 Olympics? Who will come out on top? (by canada)
Jun 21st, 2002 by Shmad last post
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Fun game! Germany takes on United States, gotta be good
in about 7 minutes, Germany and USA will start off. Good luck to Germany in knocking the yanks out of the world cup. (by Andem)
Jun 19th, 2002 by Jonas last post
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Nortel investors pay the price
Nortel investors pay the price By FABRICE TAYLOR From Saturday's Globe and Mail ANALYSIS: If there was ever any doubt, it should be laid to rest now: Nortel's shareholders are the sacrificial lambs in the company's struggle for redemption. The... (by Cyberm4n)
Jun 14th, 2002 by Andem last post
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Sport should come out winner
By JOHN DOYLE Thursday, June 13, 2002 Page S7 DAEJEON, SOUTH KOREA -- About two weeks ago, I was predicting that this World Cup would showcase African soccer and we'd all be enjoying that lithe, lovely style of Nigeria, Cameroon, Senegal and South... (by Cyberm4n)
Jun 10th, 2002 by SumOfAllFears last post
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Korea vs. USA - worldcup
Did anyone finish watching the Korea vs. USA game last night? I went to sleep 10 minutes or so before it ended, but i know korea was going strong near the end, was around when it was 1-1. (by SumOfAllFears)
Jun 9th, 2002 by Shmad last post
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Attack of the russians!
At least one dead in Russian soccer riot Soccer fans celebrate in front of a burning car in Moscow on Sunday, after Japan defeated Russia 1-0 at the World Cup. Photo: Maxim Marmur/AP Associated Press Moscow Russian soccer fans rampaged near... (by Cyberm4n)
Jun 6th, 2002 by Cyberm4n last post
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Israeli tanks level Arafat buildings <-- Whatelse is new?
Israeli tanks level Arafat buildings MORE BLOODSHED: Israeli police collect bodies from the burnt-out shell of a bus after it was blown up by a car bomb. RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) - Israeli troops shelled Yasser Arafat's headquarters early today,... (by Cyberm4n)