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Shootings at 2 New Zealand Mosques POPULAR!
LIVE UPDATES: At Least 49 Killed in Shootings at 2 New Zealand Mosques Earlier in the day, mass shootings took place at two mosques in the city of Christchurch, New... (by MHz)
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Israeli Army Chief Admits to Arming Syrian Rebels in Golan Heights
Israeli Army Chief Admits to Arming Syrian Rebels in Golan Heights Says arming rebellion was for 'self-defense' Jason Ditz Posted on... (by MHz)
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Thuggery of the Left POPULAR!
Unbelievable, except that it happened. Wisconsin's Shame: âI Thought It Was a Home Invasionâ | National Review Online (by Walter)
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So Trudeau is a crook? POPULAR!
I'm not really up on legal jargon but it sounds to me from deciphering Wilson - Raybould's statement that Trudeau is a crook? (by JLM)
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the government's relationship with Inuit was one of double standards
HIGHLIGHTS: Justin Trudeau faces the media during trip to Canada's north 0:45 Tuberculosis outbreak 1:15 Water advisories, opening new schools, health care and health centers, language... (by MHz)
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CNN dying POPULAR!
Delicious. (by Walter)
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Lunacy of the Left POPULAR!
Clift is nuts. MRC DisHonors Awards: Eleanor Clift Wins Quote of the Year for Insisting Amb. Stevens Wasn't Murdered (by Walter)
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Scheer swimming with the nattys POPULAR!
Mr Scheer has decided his path to success lies in recruiting the white natty's. I say let him have them. I remember when John McCain wouldn't tolerate the birthers and corrected... (by Hoid)
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New black hole 50p coin to commemorate Stephen Hawking
Prof Stephen Hawking has been honoured on a new 50p coin inspired by his pioneering work on black holes. The physicist died last year at the age of... (by Blackleaf)
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Canadian companies moving south to avoid US tariffs.
I couldn't find this in English, sorry. Anyway, as I'd said at the start: Canada cannot win a trade war with the US. The... (by White_Unifier)
3 days ago by DaSleeper last post
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Paris riots
Muzzies are restless. (by Walter)
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Budget 2019 will create 'lifelong learning' accounts: sources
This is decades overdue. Now the question is how to make it sustainable in the long run. The government should slash all unnecessary spending to redirect some of it... (by White_Unifier)
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Humboldt Broncos bus crash POPULAR!
14 dead 15 injured in crash of hockey team bus outside of Tisdale Sask. What a horrible story to wake up to. here is the go fund me page to help these people out. Not a hockey fan but I am a... (by Hoid)
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Would you fly in a 737 Max 8 right now?
So Marc Garneau says he woudn't hesitate to get into one of these new Boeing 737s. Neither would I so long as it stayed on the ground. Duh, this is a guy who wouldn't hesitate to climb into a rocketship and be blasted into orbit. Doesn't say much for his... (by VIBC)
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exclusion of unvaccinated kids from school
New York state is trying to deal with the growing... (by Hoid)
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Police Officer Killed after being pinned under vehicle
A constant reminder that these fine people often are placed in harms way. Condolences to his family. What a preventable tragedy this was. (by Retired_Can_Soldier)
5 days ago by Curious Cdn last post
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People should mind their own business
A B.C. woman, a teacher at a (not so) Christian School just got canned for living with her boy friend without sanction from clergy. She'd been teaching there for 14 years already. (by JLM)
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The army
The thing was going on in that thread about land forces, where it can be matched by strength. Action against enemy troops similarly, we use land forces of the offensive in the warfare and the defense, but it was also called the war as the same of... (by Christian)
6 days ago by Walter last post
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Canadian Election 2019
The poll standings, the platforms, the hopes and dreams. Post your relevant Election 2019 info here. (by petros)
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Physicist Stephen Hawking Dies Aged 76
Physicist Stephen Hawking Dies Aged 76 Professor Stephen Hawking, widely regarded as the greatest physicist of our times died... (by B00Mer)
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Giant's manhood is given floral makeover
The genitalia on a famous chalk figure have been given a floral makeover. The Cerne Abbas Giant's penis has been adorned with petals and leaves, making it look like a floral stem. It is not known who made the alteration, although a note was left at... (by Blackleaf)
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Capitalism will save this world
Watch this entrepreneurs capitalize on the shortage of cheap housing and a abundant supply of cheap plastic material. New homes to be built from 18 tonnes of recycled plastic... (by Angstrom)
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Isis POPULAR!
Can we combine all the ISIS threads please. (by Goober)
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Poor South African Savers Ruined
Poor South African Savers Ruined by Bank Collapse "As treasurer of my stokvel, I... (by MHz)
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Trade deficits surge to record highs in U.S., Canada
'Both countries buying more from rest of world while selling less than ever before' Canada and the US engage in a trade war and by doing so, we both lose to the rest of the... (by White_Unifier)
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Bradley Manning is now Chelsea ok...
(CNN) -- WikiLeaks source Bradley Manning intends to begin hormone therapy for gender reassignment and live the rest of his life as a woman, according to a statement from him read on NBC's "Today" show Thursday. Manning wants to be referred to as... (by Locutus)
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Sad News: Alex Trebek Has Stage 4 Pancreatic Cancer
Drag. He's a great Canadian and a philanthropist as well. Sending positive vibes his way. (by Hoof Hearted)
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2019 deaths of notables
Another year to keep track of deaths of notables. Ave atque vale. (by Walter)
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Trudeau says 'erosion of trust,' bad communications sparked SNC-Lavalin controversy
I still believe Jody Wilson-Raybould's version of events; but to be fair, I'll acknowledge that the PM's is plausible even if not easy to believe, so I'll give him the benefit of the dobut... (by White_Unifier)
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Contradictions in Butts' testimony may mean Wilson-Raybould testifies again
Contradictions in Butts' testimony may mean Wilson-Raybould testifies again: former diplomat Now that it's become a she-said-he-said, unless one side can present stronger proof of the truth of their claims, it could become a draw with no real way to... (by White_Unifier)
1 week ago by taxslave last post
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Trudeau and His Bromides
Bromide- a trite and unoriginal idea or remark, typically intended to soothe or placate. "feel-good bromides create the illusion of problem solving" A commentator on the news Radio this morning said Trudeau resorted to 'bromides' when pressed... (by Hoof Hearted)
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Shermans' untimely deaths
What's to be made of it? Murder, murder: murder, suicide or suicide, suicide? (by JLM)
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Can you say 'busted Jewish Spy'??
Netherlands Recalls Ambassador to Iran After Dutch Staff Expelled by Tehran Netherland's Foreign Minister Stef Blok has accused Iran of being complicit in the ... (by MHz)
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Eliz. May has another think coming!
She just stated on C.B.C. radio that the use of fossil fuels will be winding down after another decade! Will those Volvo and Euclid ore trucks run on a battery? (Ooops I forgot ...we won't be extracting any more ore!) (by JLM)
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Canada armed drones
News about the Canadian military trying to procure "armed drones" for national defense. They are having trouble getting any support for this idea. The trouble... (by Hoid)
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Happy Grammar Day
March 4 is Grammar Day. Grammar Day - 4th Mar, 2014 | Days Of The Year (by Walter)
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Covington Catholic, school at center of D.C. march video, facing threats and proteste
Covington Catholic, school at center of D.C. march video, facing threats and protesters #BuildTheWall (by B00Mer)
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Pedestrians mowed down in North York POPULAR!
Well, it finaly happened in Canada. 15 plus run down by a van on Yonge Street in Toronto with multiple dead. Multiple pedestrians hit... (by Curious Cdn)
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Petition calls for U.S. to sell Montana to Canada
It already borders three Canadian provinces and has a diverse terrain of Rocky Mountains and Great Plains that mirror those in Alberta and Saskatchewan. So, should the U.S. sell Montana to Canada as one online petition is proposing? After the... (by petros)
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Marco Rubio ‏Verified 'DipShit'
Can you say 'DipShit'?? US Senator Posts Pic of Gaddafi's Murder as Pompeo Says Maduro's Days 'Numbered' The development comes as the situation... (by MHz)
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GE sets new 52 week low POPULAR!
$13.62 Walter on suicide watch. (by Hoid)
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Transmountain pipeline protest
Is the hysteria regarding the purchase of the pipeline based mainly on facts or is it more drama based? (by JLM)
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Chris Spence: TDSB honcho, plagiarist supreme
Chris Spence, the Toronto District School Boards director of education, is an interesting study. One on one, he gives a polished, measured interview that would warm the... (by Locutus)
2 weeks ago by Curious Cdn last post
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Russian flag flown from Salisbury Cathedral
A Russian flag has appeared briefly on scaffolding outside Salisbury Cathedral. It was spotted by workers early on Sunday but has since been removed. John Glen, the city's MP, called it a "stupid stunt" in light of last year's Novichok attack. ... (by Blackleaf)
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Norse heritage celebrated at Sheringham Scira Festival
A seaside town in Norfolk has celebrated its Norse heritage at its annual Viking festival. ... (by Blackleaf)