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Feb 29th, 2008
Sir George Martin, the 'fifth Beatle', dies aged 90
Record producer Sir George Martin, known as the "fifth Beatle", has died aged 90. His family thanked "everyone for their thoughts, prayers and messages of support" after his death at home on Tuesday, his manager said. Beatles drummer Ringo Starr...
Mar 8th, 2016 by Durry
Justin's first 100 days
Copy/paste What has our new Prime Minister accomplished since being elected: 1) From his swearing-in on Nov. 4, 2015 to Feb 12, 2016, the Trudeau government distributed 208 cheques worth a combined $5.3 billion. But only $997 million was for...
Earthquake hits Oxfordshire - rattles windows
An earthquake has struck near the Oxfordshire-Buckinghamshire border. Residents in Chinnor and Thame in Oxfordshire as well as Princes Risborough, Aylesbury and Bledlow in Buckinghamshire reported feeling shaking late on Sunday. The BGS said the...
Bernard the Roughneck
Bernard The Roughneck - The Rebel This guy is a breath of fresh air, not the usual partisan rhetoric you'd expect from The Rebel. Down-to-earth, articulate and straight to the point. well worth watching.
(by Nick Danger)
Cornflowers and forget-me-nots for Queen’s 90th birthday china
When the Queen was born 90 years ago, forget-me-nots were in flower up and down the country. Now the pale blue wild flowers have provided inspiration for the official range of china to commemorate Her Majesty's 90th birthday in April. Together...
Rex Murphy: Burning the budget to heat the home
Rex Murphy: Burning the budget to heat the home Obviously, with a successful election well behind her, those words are now moot. There will be a gasoline tax, and the rationalization for her reversal is, of course, the fight against climate change....
Feb 27th, 2016 by MHz
I am going to see Jimmy Carr in Vancouver in May
and yes that IS news! I'm so very very excited. It's the first time he's been to Vancouver that I'm aware of... can't hardly wait. I'm hoping to witness his mad heckle the hecklers skills
In Ontario is it deficit or investment?
In Ontario is it deficit or investment? 2016 Ontario Budget Looks like Ontario is listening to the voters with their latest budget. What do you think?
Feb 27th, 2016 by MHz
Germany reports disappearance of 130,000 asylum seekers
oh bravo. Germany does not know the whereabouts of 130,000 asylum seekers who were registered last year, officials say. The migrants did not appear at reception centres to which they had been directed, the government said in a written reply...
Has pink (anti-bullying) just become washed out red
i wonder if with the over abundance of "days of pink" if people really associate it with bullying anymore, or just take a passing glance and move along when they see pink. The other is, if they do associate the pink with bullying, does it make any...
New London railway to be named after the Queen
Crossrail, the new railway which will run beneath London, is to be named the Elizabeth Line in honour of the Queen, Boris Johnson has announced. London's mayor revealed the line's name and purple logo as he visited Bond Street station with the...
One dead and three missing after power station collapses
A major search operation is under way to find three people missing after a building at Didcot Power Station collapsed and left one person dead yesterday. Rescuers using sniffer dogs have been at the Didcot A Power Station site in Oxfordshire since...
Liberals Grilled Over Concerns Canadian Aid Could Help ISIS
Liberals Grilled Over Concerns Canadian Aid Could Help ISIS OTTAWA The Liberals found themselves in the hot seat Tuesday after International Development Minister Marie-Claude Bibeau acknowledged last week that Canadian humanitarian aid could help...
Dumb meters? Dumb Liberals
Dumb meters? Dumb Liberals Dumb meters? Dumb Liberals | Editorial | Opinion | Toronto Sun Oh ya, trees and hills. Who knew we had those in Ontario, lol. What's that? Still better than Hudat?
Feb 23rd, 2016 by CDNBear
Trudeau government starting to live dangerously: Hébert
Trudeau government starting to live dangerously: Hébert There comes a time in the life of a government when it declines to fish or cut bait at its own peril. There is mounting evidence that Justin Trudeau’s Liberal government has reached the point...
Feb 23rd, 2016 by MHz
Woman beaten into coma by Craigslist roomate
I know eh. you might already have some idea as to what this story is gonna be about. seems some underlying principles at work here to have set this nonsense in motion. like liberal retardation. it's a contagious brain disease in which white ...
Turks Splash a SU-24
Turkey downs Russian military aircraft near Syrias border By Hugh Naylor, Andrew Roth and Daniela Deane November 24 BEIRUT Turkish military aircraft shot down a Russian jet Tuesday after Turkey says it violated its airspace near the border...
Record-breaking WWII veteran, Eric "Winkle" Brown, dies aged 97
The Royal Navy's most decorated pilot, Capt Eric "Winkle" Brown, has died at the age of 97. Capt Brown also held the world record for flying the greatest number of different types of aircraft - 487. During World War Two, Capt Brown, who was born...
Feb 21st, 2016 by Ludlow
Wow, This is what some people get worked up over?
This Sonic Location Slaps Bible Verses on Take-out Orders and People Are Pissed A Missouri Sonic is fighting the separation of church and food, one combo meal at a time. According to ABC 15 , a Sonic in the town of Raymore has been...