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Woman's deadly cannabis allergy highlights complexity of condo living
How complicated does this really need to be? Allow the medical cannabis users to drink it as a tea or in some other way and ban smoking it. Done. Does it really need to be... (by White_Unifier)
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Canada Post Strike Looming
CUPW could start rotating strikes this coming Monday. Canada Post is the delivery agent for weed...so I imagine all of the outraged... (by Hoof Hearted)
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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)
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Time to take CLIMATE CHANGE SERIOUSLY
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)
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Innocent Victims of "MeToo"
A 25-year-old Maryland man with a long arrest record was charged with first-degree rape Wednesday amid allegations that he dragged the victim into a wooded area in Rockville as she walked from a Metro station just before midnight. Detectives said they... (by Tecumsehsbones)
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2018 deaths of noteables POPULAR!
Bettina Bien Greaves 1917-2018 A life well lived. RIP (by Walter)
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The street that is just 28 inches wide
This is Britain's second narrowest street - at just 28 inches wide it's so narrow that pedestrians have to walk down it in single file. ... (by Blackleaf)
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Breaking news
BREAKING NEWS Stephen Hawking dead at the age of 76 (by Ocean Breeze)
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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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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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Isis POPULAR!
Can we combine all the ISIS threads please. (by Goober)
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Oregon claws back $13 million from Tesla over inflated solar credits,
Ecofascist Subsidies... The state of Oregon has recovered $13 million it paid to Tesla for solar power projects, after an investigation concluded the... (by petros)
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No duty to consult Indigenous groups on federal law-making, Supreme Court says
OTTAWA Federal ministers do not have a duty to consult Indigenous groups when drafting legislation, the Supreme Court of Canada has ruled. ... (by Mowich)
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British church team's football washes up on German beach
A British church team's football has been found washed up 250 miles away on a German beach... ... (by Blackleaf)
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Whites are at it again - nothing but problems POPULAR!
Canada-wide warrant issued for Alberta woman | Globalnews.ca RCMP are asking the public for help locating a Rimbey woman who is wanted on a... (by Kreskin)
4 days ago by petros last post
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Canada introduces new surtaxes to curb flood of steel imports
Consumer gods will soon become more expensive, and then we wonder why the rich get richer and the poor get poorer. (by White_Unifier)
5 days ago by MHz last post
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Death penalty is racist
Well, d'uh. Washington State strikes down death penalty. "We are confident that the association between race and the death penalty is not attributed to random chance," the justices wrote in a majority opinion. ... (by Hoid)
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George Zimmerman wants his NORMAL life back
This guy isn't too bright. karma's a bitch.... sucks to be you George but at least you are still alive and could turn things around if only you would learn from your mistakes....but no, he doesn't get it. ... (by Sal)
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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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MP Maxime Bernier quits 'morally corrupt' Conservatives, plans to start new party POPULAR!
I think Bernier has potential. Most people in most riding suffer from supply-management. On the matter of immigration, Bernier never said he was anti-immigration per se. I think... (by White_Unifier)
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Is the World Going Mad? Mental Health Disorders on the Rise Globally
The World Health Organization (WHO) estimates that around 300 million people worldwide have depression and 50 million have dementia. ... (by Hoof Hearted)
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Spaniard raised by wolves
Spaniard raised by wolves disappointed with human life Marcos Rodríguez Pantoja, who lived among animals for 12 years, finds it hard just to get through the winter Today, the former wolf boy, who was 19 when he was discovered by the Civil Guard... (by Cliffy)
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Wisconsin girl, 12, stabbed 19 times by friends
Wisconsin girl, 12, stabbed 19 times by friends Brendan O'Brien, Reuters First posted: Tuesday, June 03, 2014 08:59 AM EDT ... (by spaminator)
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B.C. gets a north coast export project — with pipeline
B.C. gets a north coast export project with pipeline The Trans Mountain Pipeline is stalled indefinitely. But a... (by B00Mer)
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Momentum is growing against the Trudeau carbon tax.
This morning a poll was released from Angus Ried which shows how 88% of Saskatchewan Residents and 72% of all Canadians support the decision to challenge the Trudeau Carbon Tax in court. July 26, 2018 In the emerging federal-provincial battle over... (by petros)
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Yours for £10: A full English breakfast inside a loaf of bread
A burger van has launched a full English breakfast served inside an enormous loaf of bread. Rolling Rolls in Bridgend, south Wales, serves up a butty containing... (by Blackleaf)
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Deal Reached on Rail Line to Churchill - Finally!
This is Historic: Deal Reached on Broken Rail Line to Churchill in Manitoba August 31, 2018 08:16 PM in The Canadian Press By The Canadian Press An... (by Mowich)
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Hormones, cows and the new trade deal: What you need to know
I hope the new deal includes a clause that allows farmers in the 'Land of the free' to label their milk hormone-free. Heck, if Trump had half a brain cell, he'd realize that that would even... (by White_Unifier)
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Little Tori's murderers Charged. POPULAR!
Little girl's abductors charged with murder. A man and a woman from Woodstock, Ont., have been charged in the abduction and killing of eight-year-old Tori Stafford. Michael Thomas C.S. Rafferty, 28, and Terri-Lynne McClintic, 18, were taken into... (by #juan)
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Amazing views from Asteroid-Ryugu
Japan's Hopping Rovers Capture Amazing Views of Asteroid Ryugu INCREDIBLE!! (by Ocean Breeze)
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Sun Sets on Saudi Arabia’s Ambitious Solar Project
A shadow has fallen over Saudi Arabia's plans to build the world's largest solar project, The Wall Street Journal reported Sunday. Saudi energy officials familiar with the project told the journal that the $200 billion installation was on hold. One... (by petros)
1 week ago by MHz 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)
1 week ago by MHz last post
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Who Hasn't Been Raped by Bill Cosby?
It might be easier to keep track of things if people came forward to announce they don't have allegations. (by Kreskin)
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Venezuela VP to McCain: 'Go to hell'
CARACAS, Venezuela - Venezuela's vice president said today that U.S. Sen. John McCain "can go to hell" for suggesting that "wackos" run the South American country. Jose Vicente Rangel was reacting to McCain's statement on Sunday that America must... (by I think not)
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Why are we refining Russian oil instead of using our own?
As August began, three tankers with a combined capacity of almost two million barrels of oil prepared to pass through the Strait of Juan de Fuca to refineries in Washington state. Two of these ships were American, en route from Alaska. The third, the... (by petros)
2 weeks ago by MHz last post
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Freemen of the City of London herd sheep across London Bridge
Alan Titchmarsh drove a flock of sheep across London Bridge as part of a centuries-old tradition. The TV gardener was joined by more than 600 Freemen of the... (by Blackleaf)
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Fort McMurray under seige... POPULAR!
Fort McMurray neighbourhood given evacuation order as wildfire nears. (by Nick Danger)
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Net neutrality — beyond dumb
Steve ForbesVerified account ‏@SteveForbesCEO This editorial says it all in reference to... (by Locutus)
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The Benny Hill Show Is Not a Documentary About Sexual Assault
Just thought I'd clear that one up for the #metoo movement. In the beginning that movement had it's heart in the right place...fighting back against rape and sexual assault. But then the pendulum swung way too far...to the point of conflating simple... (by Hoof Hearted)
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CNN dying POPULAR!
Delicious. (by Walter)
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Elon Musk to Step Down.....
Elon Musk will step down as Tesla's chairman for 3 years and pay a $20 million fine in an S.E.C. settlement. He will remain as C.E.O. ... (by Ocean Breeze)
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Ontario was right to eliminate electric car subsidies POPULAR!
Many people mistakenly believe that electric vehicles, including Tesla models, run on electricity. That’s partly true — power stored in the batteries makes the wheels go around. But while electricity (in part) powers the cars, government subsidies get... (by petros)
2 weeks ago by Hoid last post
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First F-35B lands on HMS Queen Elizabeth
Landing a fighter jet on an aircraft carrier at sea is one of the biggest challenges a pilot can face. But when Royal Navy Commander Nathan... (by Blackleaf)
2 weeks ago by Blackleaf last post
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Woman 'identifies' Salisbury suspect as Anatoliy Chepiga
A woman in the far east of Russia has told the BBC she recognises one of the key suspects in the Salisbury attack as a military intelligence officer. ... (by Blackleaf)
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Fans told to keep away from Thames beluga
Benny the beluga is spending his fifth day in the Thames but appears to be healthy and swimming normally, the Port of London Authority (PLA) has said. ... (by Blackleaf)