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Feb 29th, 2008
2 weeks ago by Blackleaf last post
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Yule be scared: Woman photographs a ghost in her Christmas tree
A woman claims she snapped a ghost haunting a Christmas tree - moments after a glass bauble mysteriously smashed on its own. ... (by Blackleaf)
2 weeks ago by Curious Cdn last post
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2018 deaths of noteables POPULAR!
Bettina Bien Greaves 1917-2018 A life well lived. RIP (by Walter)
2 weeks ago by White_Unifier last post
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Vegans demand that village of Wool change its name
An animal rights group has been roundly mocked after suggesting the Dorset village of Wool change its name - as it currently promotes cruelty to sheep. ... (by Blackleaf)
2 weeks ago by Blackleaf last post
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Big Ben's black hands and numerals to revert back to original colour
It is one of the worlds most familiar landmarks and has been a spectacular feature of London's skyline for almost 160 years. ... (by Blackleaf)
2 weeks ago by spaminator last post
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World starts to welcome 2019
Auckland (by Blackleaf)
3 weeks ago by Blackleaf last post
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New Year honours for Palin, Twiggy, Southgate and cave rescuers
Monty Python star Michael Palin has been knighted and model Twiggy made a dame in a New Year Honours list that also recognises the achievements of England manager Gareth Southgate. ... (by Blackleaf)
3 weeks ago by Blackleaf last post
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Fox found napping on microwave
A fox was found snoozing on top of a microwave after it sneaked into a south-west London home. The animal came in through the cat flap and smashed... (by Blackleaf)
3 weeks ago by Curious Cdn last post
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Nearly 2000 years of England-Wales tolls come to an end
From tomorrow, after nearly 2000 years, travellers crossing the UK's longest river between England and Wales no longer have to pay tolls... ... (by Blackleaf)
3 weeks ago by JLM last post
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Stock Markets
Just wondering if today's performance on Wall Street is a harbinger of things to come! How much optimism is there besides Walter's? (by JLM)
3 weeks ago by Blackleaf last post
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Blockade that shythole called North Korea
Former North Korea detainee Otto Warmbier dies - CNNPolitics.com Effin jerks (by Kreskin)
4 weeks ago by Gilgamesh last post
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Frog without lungs found in Indonesia
An aquatic frog, Barbourula kalimantanensis, is seen in Kalimantan, Indonesia on Aug. 14, 2007. ... (by Praxius)
4 weeks ago by MHz last post
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BC NDP/Green Alliance Are Dendrocidal Maniacs
Logging watchdog probes government agency over felled B.C. old-growth trees Environmentalists allege government agency B.C. Timber Sales did not comply with provincial land use plans Chad Pawson - CBC News A provincial... (by petros)
4 weeks ago by Blackleaf last post
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New London skyscraper, the Tulip Tower, is damaging for the Tower of London
Historic Royal Palaces has objected to the building of a new "attention-seeking" skyscraper, claiming it would overshadow the Tower of London and detract from its prominence in the city's skyline. ... (by Blackleaf)
4 weeks ago by Blackleaf last post
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Goodwill theme to Queen's Christmas address
The Queen will say in her Christmas Day broadcast that the Christian message of "peace on earth and goodwill to all" is "needed as much as ever". ... (by Blackleaf)
4 weeks ago by JLM 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)
4 weeks ago by Blackleaf last post
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The most bizarre and bonkers stories of 2018
So you think you know what happened in the news this year? Think again. ... (by Blackleaf)
4 weeks ago by MHz last post
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Quebec criticizes western oil but province residents buying more gasoline and SUVs
And Trudeau said the other day "There currently are no new markets for Canadian oil other than the US" I'll believe that when Canada... (by petros)
4 weeks ago by spilledthebeer last post
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White Woman Denied Fed Govt Job Because She Is White
Being white should not disqualify a person from any job in Canada. This is an injustice. Time to junk affirmative action and employment equity legislation. The woman who applied for the job is Sara Landriault, an Ottawa-area blogger and mother. In her... (by dumpthemonarchy)
4 weeks ago by MHz last post
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GE sets new 52 week low POPULAR!
$13.62 Walter on suicide watch. (by Hoid)
4 weeks ago by Hoid last post
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Peak Oil Update
The Globe on Mail newspaper in their Report on Business had an article on peak oil. Oh, they are so cool and casual at the GM. Background on the subject ... (by dumpthemonarchy)
4 weeks ago by TalkingTogheter 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)
Dec 18th, 2018 by Hoid last post
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Truck Plows Into Christmas Market in Germany
There are fatalities Terror attack fears after lorry ploughs through Christmas market in Berlin leaving two people dead | Daily Mail Online (by EagleSmack)
Dec 18th, 2018 by taxslave last post
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Trudeau's neglect of the nation has led us to this place POPULAR!
Dark resentments thought buried in this part of the country have been reawakened. In an astonishing statement to the New York Times in 2015, Justin Trudeau declared, "There is no core identity, no mainstream in Canada,'' and consequently that "makes... (by petros)
Dec 18th, 2018 by taxslave last post
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Hillbillies in Love
Former Miss Kentucky charged with sending nude photos to 15-year-old ex-student (by Tecumsehsbones)
Dec 16th, 2018 by Curious Cdn last post
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The Queen has her 20ft Christmas tree put up
The Queen will spend the festive period at her Norfolk retreat surrounded by her family, but before then her other royal residences are undergoing their own Christmas makeover. ... (by Blackleaf)
Dec 15th, 2018 by Curious Cdn 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)
Dec 13th, 2018 by spaminator 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)
Dec 12th, 2018 by Twin_Moose last post
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Paris riots
Muzzies are restless. (by Walter)
Dec 8th, 2018 by Curious Cdn last post
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Over a Dozen Dead in California Bar Shooting
(by Hoof Hearted)
Dec 7th, 2018 by MHz last post
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You Can't Make This Shit Up -‘Eco-grief’ over climate change.
VANCOUVERClaire Dooley was 13 when climate change first hit home. It was 2015, and the first year she saw the wildfire smoke blanketing her Vancouver neighbourhood. ... (by petros)
Dec 7th, 2018 by Dixie Cup last post
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Toronto Police Officer Charges in Connection with Streetcar Shooting
A Toronto police officer has been charged with second-degree murder in connection with the fatal shooting of a teenager aboard a streetcar last month. An arrest warrant has been issued for Const. James Forcillo, Ontarios Special Investigations Unit said... (by SLM)
Dec 6th, 2018 by Hoid last post
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Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration
What the f-ck is it and why is Trudeau signing it without your approval? The global compact for migration is the first, intergovernmentally negotiated agreement, prepared under the auspices of the United Nations, to cover all dimensions of... (by petros)
Dec 5th, 2018 by taxslave last post
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Police Shooting.......
Police?................... (by DaSleeper)
Dec 5th, 2018 by Hoid last post
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Four Killed in New Brunswick Shooting
2 police officers among 4 killed in Canada shooting; a suspect is in custody (by EagleSmack)
Dec 2nd, 2018 by spaminator last post
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Drug lord's wife has twins in Los Angeles County hospital
A few days old but still. Is this a good tactical poker hand this family has or not? What say ye know-it-alls and sages? Maybe it means nuthin'. REPORTING FROM MEXICO CITY -- The spaces for Name of Father are blank. But the L.A. County... (by Locutus)
Dec 1st, 2018 by Blackleaf last post
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Yours for £2.5 million: A castle once owned by Henry VIII
HOUSE-HUNTERS looking for a piece of history can get their hands on one of Henry VIII's castles - for 2.5m. Grade I listed... (by Blackleaf)
Nov 30th, 2018 by Curious Cdn last post
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California wildfires leave at least 6 dead, cause 'unbelievable' destruction POPULAR!
Five people were found dead in their burned-out vehicles after a Northern California wildfire incinerated most of a town of about 30,000 people with flames that moved so fast there was nothing firefighters could do, authorities said Friday. ... (by Mowich)
Nov 30th, 2018 by spaminator last post
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Not the best way to handle overbooking POPULAR!
Police are filmed dragging man off United Airlines flight | Daily Mail Online United's CEO apologized today after a man claiming to be a doctor was left bloodied and unconscious as he was dragged off an overbooked flight to make room for staff.... (by IdRatherBeSkiing)
Nov 29th, 2018 by MHz last post
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'The country cannot run solely on solar panels in the future'
Saskatchewan, P.E.I. best spots for solar panels; not worth it in Manitoba, Quebec, NEB says "The country cannot run solely on solar panels in the future," said NEB chief economist Jean-Denis Charlebois. The NEB today is releasing a study of the... (by petros)
Nov 29th, 2018 by Twin_Moose last post
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Rebranding The Carbon Tax As A "Price On Pollution".
Remember when the Prime Minister said this a couple of weeks ago? "We don't want pollution, so we're putting a price on it." The PM was talking about his... (by petros)
Nov 29th, 2018 by Twin_Moose last post
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Time to take CLIMATE CHANGE SERIOUSLY POPULAR!
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)
Nov 29th, 2018 by spaminator last post
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The Juice Is On the Loose
OJ made parole. (by petros)
Nov 28th, 2018 by spaminator last post
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Casey Kasem Dead at 82
A broadcasting icon. His AT40s from 1970 -- 1988 are legendary. RIP (by IdRatherBeSkiing)
Nov 28th, 2018 by spaminator last post
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Police identify slain 14-year-old Toronto girl
Police have identified the 14-year-old Toronto girl fatally stabbed on New Year's Day as Stefanie Rengel, who classmates described as a happy and friendly student. More... (by CTV News)
Nov 26th, 2018 by Kreskin last post
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CBC Fifth Estate - the Deep Fake
This was an excellent episode. Pretty scary where things are going. (by Kreskin)