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Jan 1st, 2013 by Bremusa last post
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What's Your New-year's Resolution? POPULAR!
I am so old that I've just about run out of really good resolutions. For instance, I gave up smoking decades ago! I no longer sling rocks at power-pole insulators. I don't steal crab apples. I've almost reached the bottom of the resolution barrel. Perhaps... (by Spade)
Jan 1st, 2013 by taxslave last post
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Gymkhana Coming To Calgary
DC SHOES: KEN BLOCK'S GYMKHANA FIVE: ULTIMATE URBAN PLAYGROUND; SAN FRANCISCO - YouTube A friend of mine who is a Snr Traffic Eng Tech for the City of Calgary was assigned the task of route planning for a Gymkhana motorsports event. It should be... (by petros)
Dec 31st, 2012 by gopher last post
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Why Don't Canadians Embrace Winter?
In many parts of Canada, winter lingers the greater part of the year. Yet, many of us do our best to avoid it- by staying indoors or by travel. I just watched "Life Below Zero" on CBC's Doc Zone. Other winter peoples, in Scandinavia and Russia, have... (by Spade)
Dec 31st, 2012 by Cliffy last post
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HAPPY NEW YEAR!!! 2013 in Australia already.
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Dec 31st, 2012 by shadowshiv last post
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Merry Christmas & Happy New Year to ya'll.....
Merry Christmas & Happy New Year to ya'll.....be safe.. (don't drink and drive, catch a ride from a friend or take a taxi) ONyXSnL2LtA (by B00Mer)
Dec 29th, 2012 by Retired_Can_Soldier last post
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The Obama Cliff
Talks still going on at the White House and still no resolution... Wall Street extends losses, Dow slides 1 percent | Reuters Should the USA go over the cliff and raise taxes to pay the debt?? Or... not sure what other choice their is.. ?? (by B00Mer)
Dec 27th, 2012 by L Gilbert last post
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Girlfriend just lost her Mother
Been dating for almost 11 months, we are very close, very in love and have plans together. On Christmas Day she lost her mother after 20 days with problems due to surgery. I'm not one who's had experience losing a family member and I'm not... (by Chiliagon)
Dec 27th, 2012 by JamesBondo last post
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Contesting a Photo Radar Ticket POPULAR!
Well here is my first photo radar ticket in my life.. actually first speeding ticket in 10 years.. I dunno, guess I was speeding.. however, I question the validity of the ticket. I am always careful to not speed as I know of the traffic camera's -... (by B00Mer)
Dec 25th, 2012 by Retired_Can_Soldier last post
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Florida woman dies after 42 years in coma
Florida woman dies after 42 years in coma By QMI Agency A Miami woman who spent over four decades in... (by SLM)
Dec 25th, 2012 by JLM last post
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Brutality & Violence from Union Protestors POPULAR!
SSRabbK-vQ0 Right-to-work legislation gives workers more freedom and more rights. Despite this victory, it took place amid union brutality and violence. Union protestors' disregarded safety and freedom of speech, tearing down an AFP tent and... (by B00Mer)
Dec 24th, 2012 by shadowshiv last post
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Christmas Safety Tip
Mark's Christmas Safety Tip #129876,0000,88888,000 Well my hard drive calved and I did what any paranoid person would have after that happened. Instead of tossing it into the garbage, for fear that the FBI or the Paparazzi's or someone after my... (by Retired_Can_Soldier)
Dec 23rd, 2012 by Spade last post
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2012 Person of the Year :-/
Time Magazine (American) voted President Obama as the 2012 Person of the Year - you already knew that - but Canada also has a person of the year - Newsmaker of the Year - voted on by journalists and editors from across the land of maple syrup. The 2012... (by JaneBlonde)
Dec 22nd, 2012 by SLM last post
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US Government: World Will Not End on December 21, 2012 1 Attachment(s)
The United States government has taken to the blogosphere to reassure nervous citizens that the world is not going to end on December 21st. Ironically, Washington... (by B00Mer)
Dec 22nd, 2012 by damngrumpy last post
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Weather Forecasters
What gives with the Weather Network these days? It seems that they are off to lunch or something. The weather is usually the opposite of what they forecast. Has it always been like this?They had foecast rain for today, however we have so far not seen a... (by no color)
Dec 21st, 2012 by L Gilbert last post
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The effects of war on people.
I am doing a final project in my grade twelve english class. My subject is what effects war has on a person. Please post any stories, or thoughts on this topic, thanks. (by travmell)
Dec 21st, 2012 by SLM last post
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Seven Reasons The World Will End In 2012 Proven Scientifically
Dont know whether its true or not, but just thout of sharing it to you. 7 reasons the world will end in 2012 Scientific experts from around the world are genuinely predicting that five years from now, all life on Earth could well finish. Some are ... (by B00Mer)
Dec 18th, 2012 by CDNBear last post
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There's Absolutely Nothing Wrong With Our Justice System
The forgotten 'nip-tipping' victim shocked at appeal attempt TORONTO - Charles Hogan is the forgotten victim. He was one of two passengers ejected from a car as Trevor Middleton used his pickup truck to run a group of Asian-Canadian anglers and... (by SLM)
Dec 17th, 2012 by L Gilbert last post
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Merry whatever too all
I'm heading back home the day after tomorrow, been gone two and a half months. Too all CC members, regardless of your faith politics or you know..... I hope that this season finds you in the company of the people you love. All the best... Mark (by Retired_Can_Soldier)
Dec 17th, 2012 by SLM last post
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Confirmed: World will end october 21, 2012
RALEIGH, N.C. The Apocalypse didnt happen in 2011 but Harold Camping has confirmed that it will happen October 21, 2012. May 21st, 2012 has come and gone. The Rapture... (by B00Mer)
Dec 16th, 2012 by tay last post
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Should Canada return to Imperial Measurements.
In the 1970/80's Canada went Metric. (Trudeau era) :roll: Our largest trading partner, the United States still uses Imperial Measurements. MPH, Pounds, Feet, Inches. Should Canada return to Imperial Measurements, to ease and harmonize trade with... (by B00Mer)
Dec 15th, 2012 by B00Mer last post
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Chinese 'Survival Pods' To Help Their Maker, Liu Qiyuan, Ride Out Mayan Apocalypse
Chinese 'Survival Pods' To Help Their Maker, Liu Qiyuan, Ride Out Mayan Apocalypse (PHOTOS) Goodness gracious, great balls of fire survival! Liu Qiyuan, a farmer in... (by B00Mer)
Dec 14th, 2012 by SLM last post
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Parents fight sex offender's return to school
Parents fight sex offender's return to school A Nova Scotia community is in an uproar because an elementary school teacher and convicted sex offender could soon be back in the classroom. Peter Speight was fired from his job at New Germany... (by SLM)
Dec 13th, 2012 by gopher last post
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Do You Agree With The Statement "300 Channels And Nothing To Watch"?
Do You Agree With The Statement "300 Channels And Nothing To Watch"? Sadly, I do. I have Direct TV. With over 300 channels, there's STILL nothing on! Plus US NetFlix and Vudu (per-per-view) Yawn. ... (by B00Mer)
Dec 13th, 2012 by EagleSmack last post
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11 Secret Documents Americans Deserve to See
Many documents produced by the U.S. government are confidential and not released to the public for legitimate reasons of national security. ... (by B00Mer)
Dec 13th, 2012 by SLM last post
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What does yield mean?
What does yield mean? Seems some drivers have forgotten their road signs... Speed up and if the other person who has the right of way, and cut him off.. it's all a game ...... (by B00Mer)
Dec 12th, 2012 by Cliffy last post
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If you thought 6 6 6 was scary...
Today is twice as scary. It's 12 12 12 (by petros)
Dec 11th, 2012 by petros last post
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How cosmetic fillers can destroy your looks
They can turn skin blue and lumpy, leave you blind, and experts warn they could be a bigger scandal than faulty breast implants Like most brides-to-be, Mary Catchpole, 41, wanted to look perfect in her wedding photos. The mother-of-two had... (by Locutus)
Dec 11th, 2012 by shadowshiv last post
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I Will Never Understand People Who Do This
Drowning deaths 'impossible to explain': Father By ... (by SLM)
Dec 11th, 2012 by EagleSmack last post
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Green vs Green
How many people thing Carbon Credits are a good thing or maybe think it's more of a scam?? I mean, personally I think if your going to call your business "green" you need to have solar, wind, geothermal or some green energy source directly running it..... (by B00Mer)
Dec 10th, 2012 by damngrumpy last post
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Knocking Others Down to Build Yourself Up
Have you done it? For example, statements like this are some we see and hear often: "Real" women aren't skinny (about how being larger or curvier is more real) Women with fake breasts are fake (about trying to accept one's own natural breasts)... (by B00Mer)
Dec 9th, 2012 by robertr last post
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searching for the melling family
hi,i am looking for brothers kevin and bradley melling,whom i last seen about 22 years ago when i visited canada as a twelve year old.they are distant relatives and i would like to hear from them again as we lost touch.we appeared in the local newspaper... (by Anonymous)
Dec 9th, 2012 by eh1eh last post
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Interactive map shows every German bomb dropped on London during Blitz
If you've ever wondered how close Londons landmarks came to being blown up in the Blitz, a new interactive map has the answer. The Bomb Sight project allows people to zoom in on a map of the capital to see the damage inflicted during the heaviest ... (by Blackleaf)
Dec 8th, 2012 by PoliticalNick last post
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Man fighting government over ticket he tried to pay
A Gretna, MB., man says his wages were withheld and he was hounded by a collection agency over a speeding ticket he actually tried to pay three times. Bill Turner's troubles started with a $354 speeding ticket on Nov. 8, 2011. Turner said when he... (by petros)
Dec 4th, 2012 by L Gilbert last post
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Driving ban for life after DUI? Drunk driving - from it is OK to execution, ect.... POPULAR!
Ok then. Texas man gets life sentence after third DWI conviction | Watch the video - Yahoo! News (by Locutus)
Dec 3rd, 2012 by Nuggler last post
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Saskatoon Transit bus driver suspended after video of profanity-filled altercation po
Saskatoon Transit bus driver suspended after video of profanity-filled altercation posted online Knawj6AtIgc Saskatoon Transit has suspended a bus driver as an internal investigation takes place into a skirmish and profanity-laden shouting match... (by B00Mer)
Dec 3rd, 2012 by Machjo last post
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B.C. woman continues fight to learn identity of biological father
B.C. woman continues fight to learn identity of biological father The Rockwellian vision of a family of four gathered 'round the Christmas tree singing carols and sipping cocoa holds almost no similarity to the current makeup of the average Canadian... (by SLM)
Dec 3rd, 2012 by petros last post
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A Generation Free of AIDS?
A Generation Free of AIDS? We may be witnessing the beginning of the end for AIDS. A recent report from UNAIDS, the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS, reveals a more than 50 percent decline in new HIV infections in 25 low- and middle-income... (by B00Mer)
Dec 1st, 2012 by petros last post
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Company boasts so-called 'world's first' bacon shaving cream
The self-styled "bacontrepreneurs" at J&D claim to have invented "the world's first bacon-scented shaving cream," but a Wisconsin-based shop has had something similar on the market for years. "Yes, the world's first bacon-scented shaving cream.... (by petros)
Nov 29th, 2012 by petros last post
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Enbridge looks east: N.B. pipeline now a Gateway alternative
Al Monaco puts a brave face on the prospects of Enbridges Northern Gateway pipeline becoming a reality. Were in the middle of the regulatory process, so I dont want to presume anything. But were optimistic and committed to it, the companys... (by Locutus)
Nov 27th, 2012 by DaSleeper last post
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Now the Most viewed Video on the net...
Gangnam Style_ What does it mean - YouTube (by DaSleeper)
Nov 27th, 2012 by EagleSmack last post
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Going green after death
Going green after death Saskatchewan has adopted a new, greener burial method. Will the ick factor keep it from catching on? ... (by SLM)
Nov 24th, 2012 by JLM last post
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Calgary dad sentenced to 15-years for 'reign of terror' POPULAR!
Calgary dad sentenced to 15-years for 'reign of terror' By ... (by SLM)
Nov 24th, 2012 by canuck50 last post
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Caught on camera: racist Australians abuse girl & smash bus window
Caught on camera: racist Australians abuse girl & smash bus window hp6J6PF47CM These 3 dudes are sheep shaggers for sure.. Here is a great response to the racist Australians on a bus video circulating the interwebs. (by B00Mer)
Nov 22nd, 2012 by Spade last post
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Residents of English town sight 8 foot tall creature with demonic red eyes
Some residents of the historic English town of Royal Tunbridge Wells in Kent have reported seeing a hairy, 8 foot tall creature with demonic red eyes, a creature which resembles Bigfoot. The latest sighting came from a man who saw the "Kentish Ape... (by Blackleaf)
Nov 21st, 2012 by CanIrish last post
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Tim Hortons policy restricts lane to licenced vehicles
Scooter driver hot after losing drive-thru privileges | The Chronicle Herald Bernard Barrett has sworn off Tim Hortons. Wednesday morning the Spryfield resident, who requires a large, four-wheeled, electric-powered scooter to get about, was told he... (by JaneBlonde)