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Feb 29th, 2008
50 minutes ago by Hoid
Khadr is free
It's finally over. A judge has closed the book on one of the sorriest judicial episodes in Canadian history. I wish him well. If anyone has ever deserved a fresh start it is this poor kid whose only crime seems to have been to be born with an idiot...
Pot legal - sky not falling
the Harper Silly Ninnies were against legalizing pot because - well because they are against everything - but specifically because there would be carnage on the roads and...
2 hours ago by Hoid
2 hours ago by Hoid
last Islamic State village captured
The last Islamic State village has been captured, U.S. allies say, ending a self-declared caliphate that once was as big as Britain The statelet controlled by the Islamic State has fallen after the remaining militants surrendered in the eastern...
(by Ocean Breeze)
2 hours ago by Hoid
Scheer swimming with the nattys
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...
2 hours ago by Hoid
First Nations pipeline has a plan to get around B.C. oil tanker ban
Keepers of the Earth A First Nations led $17-billion project to build an oil pipeline from Alberta to the West Coast has put in motion a back-up plan to site its terminal across the border in Alaska to get around an imminent oil tanker ban in British...
1 day ago by Hoid
Shootings at 2 New Zealand Mosques
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...
Humboldt Broncos bus crash
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...
Truck driver assaults protester
Another truck driver lost his marbles. WATCH: Violent altercation between truck driver and Shawnigan protester | CHEK
1 day ago by Walter
Can we combine all the ISIS threads please.
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...
I 'killed them all,' millionaire Robert Durst says in documentary
Oh dear I 'killed them all,' millionaire Robert Durst says in documentary Wealthy eccentric Robert Durst is waiving extradition and will return to Los Angeles to face a murder charge in the 2000 death of a writer and friend who acted as his...
2 days ago by VIBC
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...
Gerald Stanley Not Guilty
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...
3 days ago by JLM
Proposed sentences for Sidhu.
Keith Dunford 2 years less a day + 3-year driving ban after release Dunford, an off-duty professional truck driver, struck and killed a flag person, Ashley Richards, in August 2012 while driving his SUV through a construction zone in southeastern...
3 days ago by Walter
Thuggery of the Left
Unbelievable, except that it happened. Wisconsin's Shame: âI Thought It Was a Home Invasionâ | National Review Online
4 days ago by NZDoug
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!)
5 days ago by petros
So Trudeau is a crook?
I'm not really up on legal jargon but it sounds to me from deciphering Wilson - Raybould's statement that Trudeau is a crook?
Lunacy of the Left
Clift is nuts. MRC DisHonors Awards: Eleanor Clift Wins Quote of the Year for Insisting Amb. Stevens Wasn't Murdered
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.
1 week ago by Walter
Canadian Election 2019
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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...
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...
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...
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)