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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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Toronto Store Attack POPULAR!
What's this? Woman screaming 'Allahu Akbar' charged in Toronto store attack: Sources | Toront (by EagleSmack)
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Systemic abuse of children
Via sport. IN perhaps that least surprising story of the year a new study says at least 200 coaches have been convicted of sexual abuse in Canada. 600 children have been abused over the last 20 years. The thing I have the most trouble with is the... (by Hoid)
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First Nations say Alberta has no right to cut oil activity on their land
Some First Nations in Alberta want an exemption from the provincial government's decision to mandate oil production cuts. The First Nations say the provincial government has no right to dictate the level of oil and gas activity on their land. They... (by petros)
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How the #metoo movement/ Black Lives Matter...etc...Created Fake News
Broadcasters now are afraid to stand up and say what everyone is saying in the coffee shops, lest they get fired for offending some group. So we really are left with fake/ disingenuous news. That Virginia candidate dressed up as a rapper in black face... (by Hoof Hearted)
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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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Ugly American Goes Into Hiding After Killing Cecil The Lion POPULAR!
Lion killer's dental practice getting some new Yelp reviews... (by tay)
1 day ago by B00Mer last post
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exclusion of unvaccinated kids from school
New York state is trying to deal with the growing... (by Hoid)
2 days ago by petros last post
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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)
3 days ago by taxslave last post
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Sarah Sanders: "God wanted Trump to become president"
Sometiems God chooses a president out of compassion for the people. At other times, he chooses the president the people... (by White_Unifier)
3 days ago by B00Mer last post
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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)
3 days ago by DaSleeper last post
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Shooting at Pittsburgh synagogue
SHOOTER OPENS FIRE AT PITTSBURGH SYNAGOGUE, MULTIPLE FATALITIES REPORTED ... (by Walter)
4 days ago by MHz last post
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Isis POPULAR!
Can we combine all the ISIS threads please. (by Goober)
5 days ago by Curious Cdn last post
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Who paid for such stupidity? Little Ice Age caused by death of 55-million Indigenous
The elimination of nearly 55 million, or 90 per cent, of Indigenous people in the Americas during European colonization led to global climate change and the “Little Ice Age” of the 17th century, a recent study finds. Researchers at University College... (by petros)
6 days ago by Curious Cdn last post
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Mysterious spiral cloud appears near Stonehenge
A strange spiral cloud that resembles a jet's vapour trail has left experts baffled. ... (by Blackleaf)
6 days ago by Curious Cdn last post
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Multiple dead after shooting at Quebec City mosque POPULAR!
Multiple dead after shooting at Quebec City mosque, police say - Montreal - CBC News (by s_lone)
1 week ago by taxslave last post
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Universal childcare
Childcare is one more industry that is being destroyed by free market economics. Childcare in Toronto is now over $1,600 a month - as compared to Montreal under Quebec's universal... (by Hoid)
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2 arrested in RCMP raids in Kingston, Ont., related to national security probe 1 Attachment(s)
2 arrested in RCMP raids in Kingston, Ont., related to national security probe The RCMP have arrested two people following raids on two homes in Kingston, Ont., in what officials are calling a national security investigation involving multiple police... (by B00Mer)
1 week ago by Walter last post
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2019 deaths of notables
Another year to keep track of deaths of notables. Ave atque vale. (by Walter)
1 week ago by taxslave last post
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Ottawa says Ontario's call to drop retaliatory tariffs would mean 'surrender'
Let me get this straight. The US raised tariffs against Canada and so essentially shot itself in... (by White_Unifier)
1 week ago by taxslave last post
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The new drinking and driving law
People aren't mad that we are getting harder about shutting down drinking and driving, people are mad with this 2 hour rule because now you actually treat everyone guilty until proven innocent. Which means for the cop, the sky is the limit. (by Johnnny)
1 week ago by spaminator last post
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House blows up in Caledon.....
House explosion in Caledon, Ont., leaves man dead, up to 35 neighbours displaced An estimated 10 to 15 homes have been damaged, gas has been shut off as cause under investigation ... (by DaSleeper)
1 week ago by taxslave last post
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Shetlanders set Viking longboat ablaze during Up Helly Aa festival
Thousands of people descended on Shetland dressed in Norse attire for the world-famous Up Helly Aa fire festival. The spectacle, which attracts visitors from around the globe,... (by Blackleaf)
1 week ago by Curious Cdn last post
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Dragon prompts police road safety warning
A giant wooden dragon has prompted a police warning to drivers not to slow down to look at it after an accident and numerous near-misses. The... (by Blackleaf)
1 week ago by spaminator last post
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Mexico's Sinaloa drug chief arrested
job opening MEXICO CITY (AP) -- The world's most-wanted drug lord, Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, arrived at the Mexico City airport after his arrest early Saturday and was being taken directly to prison, said Attorney General Jesus Murillo ... (by Locutus)
1 week ago by Curious Cdn last post
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How accurate is DNA?
Identical twins recently had their DNA examined for ancestry, which showed quite different results. What do we read into this? (by JLM)
1 week ago by bill barilko last post
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Kevin Vickers named ambassador to Ireland
Kevin Vickers named ambassador to Ireland Kevin Vickers, the House of Commons sergeant-at-arms who became a household name in October after his confrontation... (by B00Mer)
2 weeks ago by Christian last post
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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)
2 weeks ago by taxslave last post
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The 2nd Annual REAL Fake News Awards
The 2nd Annual REAL Fake News Awards, that ceremony where the worst Fake News offenders of the past year are dishonoured with the shameful Dino awards. Live (by which I mean recorded) from western Japan. So will The Guardian retain its title as biggest... (by Danbones)
2 weeks ago by spaminator last post
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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)
2 weeks ago by JLM last post
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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)
2 weeks ago by taxslave last post
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Tesla to cut thousands of jobs as Elon Musk warns the ‘road ahead is very difficult’
But but but... Tesla Inc. will cut its full-time employee headcount by 7 per cent, with Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk saying "the road ahead is very difficult to make electric cars affordable for the mass market." The shares fell 7.6 per cent... (by petros)
2 weeks ago by Blackleaf last post
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Your lawnmower settlement is ready
If its been 6 or more years since you bought a lawnmower in... (by Kreskin)
2 weeks ago by MHz last post
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Melania Trump wins damages from Daily Mail over 'escort' allegation
We apologise to Mrs Trump for any distress that our publication caused her. To settle Mrs Trump's two lawsuits against us, we have agreed to pay her damages and costs. Melania Trump - An Apology | Daily Mail Online Melania Trump accepts damages... (by Locutus)
2 weeks ago by taxslave last post
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Bald hedgehog gets stress-busting massages
A bald hedgehog is having daily massages at a wildlife rescue centre in a bid to regrow his spines. ... (by Blackleaf)
2 weeks ago by NZDoug last post
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World's longest aircraft retired
The world's longest aircraft has been retired from service as developers prepare to start work on a new model. ... (by Blackleaf)
2 weeks ago by B00Mer last post
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Canadian charged with murder for using gun to stop home invasion
Canadian charged with murder for using gun to stop home invasion On last night's episode of The Ezra Levant Show, guest-host Sheila Gunn Reid and Andrew Lawton,... (by B00Mer)
2 weeks ago by B00Mer last post
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MegaHitlerz arrested in Kingston, Ontario.. it's true, really.
MegaHitlerz arrested in Kingston, Ontario.. it's true, really. :lol: MegaHitlerz... (by B00Mer)
3 weeks ago by Mowich last post
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Ecofascists Fund Fake Injuns
My guess is that you’ve heard about the Coastal Gaslink gas pipeline that was being blockaded by eco-radicals? What you haven’t heard is this alarming side of the story. ... (by petros)
3 weeks ago by B00Mer last post
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1.6 million Canadian banking records shared with IRS
1.6 million Canadian banking records shared with IRS CRA now transferring 600,000 banking records per year under controversial information sharing agreement ... (by B00Mer)
3 weeks ago by Jinentonix last post
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Reality check: More terror suspects have entered the U.S. from Canada than from Mexic
Reality check: More terror suspects have entered the U.S. from Canada than from Mexico #BuildTheWall - along Canada's border.. Thank Trudeau and his Syrian refugees.. ;) (by B00Mer)
3 weeks ago by B00Mer last post
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Venezuela's Opposition leader takes oath as interim president, endorsed by Canada, U.
Venezuela's Opposition leader takes oath as interim president, endorsed by Canada, U.S. 10 other countries recognize Juan Guaido's presidency as he tries to oust Maduro ... (by B00Mer)
3 weeks ago by Curious Cdn last post
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Wife pleads for Hamilton man's safe return POPULAR!
Wife pleads for Hamilton man's safe return HAMILTON - Its just a truck. Sharlene Bosma looked into the cameras and with tears streaming from her eyes and a flash of anger in her voice pleaded with the men she believes took her 32-year-old husband... (by SLM)
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Researchers find bottom of Pacific getting colder, possibly due to Little Ice Age
The rift must be closing. LOL! A pair of researchers, one with the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, the other Harvard University, has found evidence of deep ocean cooling that is... (by petros)