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Aug 17th, 2018 by White_Unifier last post
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How Jen Gerson Became One of Canada's Most Popular Political Pundits
How Jen Gerson Became One of Canada's Most Popular Political Pundits The backstory to her seemingly overnight success shows how Jen Gerson masterfully positioned herself to be the perfect person in the perfect position to write... (by Colpy)
Aug 17th, 2018 by EagleSmack last post
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Is Trudeau finally starting to mind his own business?
Looks like he may finally be getting the picture- about 2 years too late. I just heard Jenny Kwan on the radio screaming like a banshee. She... (by JLM)
Aug 17th, 2018 by EagleSmack last post
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Dakota Access Pipeline Bringing in More than $6 Million a Month in Tax Revenue POPULAR!
Dakota Access has increased North Dakota tax revenue by more than $6M a month | North Dakota News | bismarcktribune.com *snicker* Keep up the good fight! LOL (by EagleSmack)
Aug 16th, 2018 by Durry last post
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Honour, my a s s
Three family members arrested in Rideau Canal drownings July 22, 2009 Andrew Chung Torstar News Service MONTREAL Three members of the Montreal family in which three sisters and their aunt were found dead in their car that that plunged into... (by Walter)
Aug 15th, 2018 by White_Unifier last post
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Morneau ready to use 'emergency' measure to protect steel sector
Morneau ready to use 'emergency' measure to protect steel sector | CBC News Canada sides with producers against consumers. (by White_Unifier)
Aug 15th, 2018 by DaSleeper last post
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Deadly tick-borne Powassan virus surfaces in New York state
A Saratoga County resident is recovering from a rare but emerging illness carried by deer ticks that transmit Lyme disease, according to a county health official. While extremely rare, Powassan virus is deadlier than other tick-borne illnesses ... (by Locutus)
Aug 15th, 2018 by captain morgan last post
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B.C. Wildfires 2018: Province declares state of emergency
B.C. Wildfires 2018: Province declares state of emergency | CBC News This is costing the taxpayer much money. We should ban smoking tobacco. Besides, e-cigarettes are less unhealthy anyway and, more importantly, pose less of a fire hazard. (by White_Unifier)
Aug 14th, 2018 by petros last post
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Water is Life POPULAR!
A federal judge has issued a temporary halt to SOME construction of an oil pipeline in North Dakota that Native American tribes have been protesting. Some of those protests turned violent over the weekend. Lawrence reports what he learned at the... (by Cliffy)
Aug 12th, 2018 by Danbones last post
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Real American Revolution!
White supremacists held a rally in Washington on Sunday, but if they were hoping for a convention-size crowd, they ended up with a club meeting. Jason Kessler, one of the organizers of last year’s violent and deadly Unite the Right rally in... (by Tecumsehsbones)
Aug 12th, 2018 by Blackleaf last post
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Hundreds of sea potatoes cover beach
Hundreds of baseball-like sea creatures have washed up on a Cornish beach. The small heart-shaped orbs were sea potatoes, a sea urchin that lives buried in sandy and muddy sea beds all around UK coasts... Hundreds of sea potatoes cover Penzance... (by Blackleaf)
Aug 12th, 2018 by Blackleaf last post
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Mystery of the tiny robots left on a beach
Tiny wooden robots have been found on a beach, sparking a social media appeal to track down their creator. The 6in high figures have been left at Portobello Beach, on the outskirts of Edinburgh, over recent weekends... Mystery over tiny robots left... (by Blackleaf)
Aug 12th, 2018 by JLM last post
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Gerald Stanley Not Guilty POPULAR!
Shouts of 'murderer' in courtroom after Gerald Stanley acquitted in Colten Boushie shooting. Several people in the courtroom yelled "Murderer!" seconds after a Saskatchewan jury found Gerald Stanley not guilty of killing Colten Boushie early Friday... (by petros)
Aug 11th, 2018 by bill barilko last post
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Cheese Eating Surrender Monkey Scales High Fence Then Surrenders
We've been expecting you: fugitive tries to hide in French spy HQ Driver fleeing crash scales fence to land in one of the most high-security spots in Paris A... (by bill barilko)
Aug 11th, 2018 by Curious Cdn last post
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Tree flowers for the first time in 100 years
A rare Chinese tree in Cardiff has flowered for the first time since it was planted more than 100 years ago. The creamy-white flowers on Roath Park's Emmenopterys henryi are thought to be the result of a cold winter followed by heatwave conditions.... (by Blackleaf)
Aug 11th, 2018 by Curious Cdn last post
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Canada adds 54,100 jobs in July
Canada adds 54,100 jobs in July: StatsCan (by Ocean Breeze)
Aug 10th, 2018 by EagleSmack last post
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Tesla shares drop after embarrassing memo leaks Shares dropped almost 5%
Tesla shares drop after embarrassing memo leaks Shares dropped almost 5% after the automaker was reported to have asked US suppliers for refunds, unnerving some investors Edward Helmore in New York Mon 23 Jul 2018 17.03 BST Last modified on Tue 24... (by petros)
Aug 10th, 2018 by Blackleaf last post
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Why Aussies suddenly want a portrait of the Queen
Australians have emailed MPs with dozens of requests for free portraits of the Queen, after the little-known entitlement was publicised this week. Under official rules, citizens may ask for "nationhood" material - things such as Australian... (by Blackleaf)
Aug 9th, 2018 by gopher last post
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Canadian sentenced to beheading in Saudi Arabia
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Aug 9th, 2018 by EagleSmack last post
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The real "Fake News"
Still only second to the "New York Times" and "The Sun" Stephen Colbert Stiffing Staffers As Ratings Take Off | National Enquirer (by DaSleeper)
Aug 9th, 2018 by EagleSmack last post
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They won't be satisfied until Rush Limbaugh is silenced‏
The Left would like nothing more than to duct-tape Rush Limbaugh's mouth shut. I think that's pretty much what everybody's wish is Last week, Michigan Sen. Debbie Stabenow said she is gearing up for hearings. Can you imagine station owners, Rush... (by Tyr)
Aug 6th, 2018 by darkbeaver last post
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Boa constrictor kills and eats pigeon on London street
This is the horrifying moment a giant boa constrictor crushed a pigeon to death in broad daylight on a busy London street. Sickened pedestrians watched on as the fearsome serpent wolfed down the bird on Leytonstone High Road... HISS OF DEATH... (by Blackleaf)
Aug 5th, 2018 by Curious Cdn last post
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Albertan Shoots German in the Head
German tourist shot in suspected road rage incident while driving with family near Morley Um. . . Alberta? WWII ended quite a while back. (by Tecumsehsbones)
Aug 5th, 2018 by spaminator last post
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Grandfather grows giant cucumber
A grandfather in Derby says praying to his cucumber has helped it grow to a potential world-record size. Raghbir Singh Sanghera, who worked as a farmer in India before coming to the UK in 1991, grew the 51in (129.54cm) ribbed vegetable in his ... (by Blackleaf)
Aug 5th, 2018 by spaminator last post
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Another Shooting in Toronto-What a Dump That Place Is
Not the worst area like the notorious Jane Finch either Still and all Toronto can't wait to ape the worst of our uber-violent southern neighbours and this is where it leads them. Condolences to the families of the innocent deceased. (by bill barilko)
Aug 5th, 2018 by Blackleaf last post
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Man puts pier fire out by peeing on it
A man put out a fire on the world's longest pleasure pier by urinating on it. Thomas Watson noticed a small fire on the deserted Southend Pier and took matters into his own hands by relieving himself over the flames... Man puts out Southend Pier... (by Blackleaf)
Aug 4th, 2018 by Hoid last post
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Terrorist Attack in Vegas :: BREAKING!!! POPULAR!
Multiple shooters, several killed Mandalay Bay Active Shooter in Las Vegas: VIDEO &*PHOTOS I'm in Nevada now.. (by B00Mer)
Aug 4th, 2018 by petros last post
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TransCanada and Enbridge shed renewable energy portfolios.
CALGARY Canadas pipeline giants are gradually trimming their stakes in renewable energy assets, reversing a bullish trend among midstream operators amid soaring valuations for clean energy developments. On Thursday, TransCanada Corp. announced it... (by petros)
Aug 4th, 2018 by Blackleaf last post
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Extraordinary moment police chase jetskis in ‘James Bond’ pursuit on the River Thames
This is the extraordinary moment police chase jetskis in a James Bond-style pursuit on the River Thames. Astonishing footage shows cops speeding behind the four vehicles as they raced past the Greenwich Pensinsula towards Central London on Friday... (by Blackleaf)
Aug 3rd, 2018 by White_Unifier last post
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Jordan Peterson Making Communist lose their minds again
Our famous anti communist professor at Toronto U is at it again, with a web site he is building that intends to... (by Angstrom)
Aug 3rd, 2018 by EagleSmack last post
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EU Blinks on Tariffs
Trump says U.S., EU working towards "zero" tariffs Rage on! (by EagleSmack)
Aug 1st, 2018 by spaminator last post
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Rob Ford lost his race
Former Toronto mayor Rob Ford dies after 18-month struggle with rare form of cancer | Globalnews.ca Rest in Peace (by lone wolf)
Jul 31st, 2018 by spaminator last post
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Missing airliner carrying 239 triggers Southeast Asia search
Hanoi Rescuers from several nations mounted an air and sea search Saturday for a Malaysia Airlines jet that has gone missing over Southeast Asia, with grave fears for the 239 people on board. Vietnam authorities said contact with Flight MH370 was... (by Locutus)
Jul 31st, 2018 by MHz last post
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Police hope social media campaign will help find girl who disappeared in 1985
Police hope social media campaign will help find girl who disappeared in 1985 The... (by SLM)
Jul 29th, 2018 by MHz last post
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Canadian air force drops raft on Florida home, smashing roof
Canadian air force drops raft on Florida home, smashing roof Canadian Press More from Canadian Press Published: February 28, 2018 Updated: February 28, 2018 8:55 PM EST The Royal Canadian Air Force is investigating how and why an uninflated raft... (by spaminator)
Jul 29th, 2018 by spaminator last post
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Woman films mystery tailed creature in her home
Sometimes they say the animal is more scared of you than you are of it. And sometimes the wildlife is so disgusting you know you are more scared of it. But when this - a five-inch long specimen that looks like a sausage with a thin tail - was... (by Blackleaf)
Jul 29th, 2018 by Danbones last post
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Farewell, Sgt Ryan Russell
I managed to hold it together through most of Sgt Ryan Russells funeral today until that is a very poignant and most fitting rendition of You Are the Wind Beneath My Wings. If ever a song was more fitting I dont know what it would be the tears that... (by Mowich)
Jul 29th, 2018 by Blackleaf last post
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Bear attacks family's car... in Bedfordshire
A safari park has said it is not a "petting zoo" after a family were left "terrified" when a bear attacked their car. Sophie Mallaney, from Leighton Buzzard, was visiting Woburn Safari Park in Bedfordshire on Monday when a 6ft black bear climbed on... (by Blackleaf)
Jul 28th, 2018 by Curious Cdn last post
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Britain unveils futuristic new Tempest fighter jet
Defence chiefs yesterday unveiled the UK’s next generation of fighter jet — which does not need a pilot. The Government is investing 2billion over the next seven years to develop the Tempest. It is due to take over from the Typhoon by 2035... ... (by Blackleaf)
Jul 27th, 2018 by 10larry last post
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Civic politics vs. provincial politics
Since when is a provincial politician allowed to stick his nose into civic politics? What has one got to do with the other? (by JLM)
Jul 27th, 2018 by MHz last post
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Air Canada to offset rise in fuel prices with higher fares, may trim capacity
Air Canada to offset rise in fuel prices with higher fares, may trim capacity | CBC News Who said carbon taxes don't work? (by White_Unifier)
Jul 27th, 2018 by Hoid last post
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Roseanne - racist in denial
Poor Roseanne. Kicked off her own show because she's a racist. And really, she isn't. "I made a mistake" "I was on drugs" "I wish I worded it better" "I never meant to hurt anybody" (by Hoid)
Jul 25th, 2018 by Bar Sinister last post
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Trump tapping $12B US to help farmers affected by tariffs
Trump tapping $12B US to help farmers affected by tariffs | CBC News I'll applaud him if he can clean his mess. (by White_Unifier)
Jul 25th, 2018 by Hoid last post
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Comox Valley crime wave
This serious incident occurred, shaking the community to the core and prompting the RCMP to go public. Be on the alert and lock your doors. (by Kreskin)
Jul 24th, 2018 by MHz last post
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‘Dukes of Hazzard’ star Tom Wopat faces indecent assault, drug charges
Dukes of Hazzard star Tom Wopat faces indecent assault, drug charges WALTHAM, Mass. The... (by B00Mer)
Jul 22nd, 2018 by Walter last post
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Rare Byron memorial ring sells for £9,200
A rare gold and enamel ring created in memory of Lord Byron following his death in 1824 has sold at auction. The ring, which is thought to have come from Byron's Nottinghamshire home of Newstead Abbey, was sold for 9,200 at Tennants sale room in... (by Blackleaf)