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Apr 15th, 2019 by Curious Cdn last post
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Science and Archiology Discoveries.
Bones discovered in an island cave may be a new human species Scientists found what they say are the remains of three relatives of modern humans in a cave in the Philippines. The bones and teeth represent a new species, they conclude, which they... (by Ocean Breeze)
Apr 14th, 2019 by pgs last post
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Nurses report being exhausted
Just listening to a discussion on C.B.C. radio about nurses in Nova Scotia being exhausted after working a 12 hour shift. Would working 8 hour shifts improve the situation? (by JLM)
Apr 13th, 2019 by Wise last post
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What kind of Bull shit is this?
https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/toronto/ontario-pot-shops-penalized-1.5093295 (by JLM)
Apr 12th, 2019 by taxslave last post
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Pot legal - sky not falling
https://www.cbc.ca/news/politics/rcmp-blood-testing-lower-than-expected-1.5067643 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... (by Hoid)
Apr 11th, 2019 by taxslave last post
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Elvis Presley 'faked death because he was FBI operative'
Elvis Presley 'faked death because he was FBI operative', conspiracists claim A bizarre conspiracy theory claims that Elvis Presley faked his own death in order to participate in a secret FBI operation. The King was said to be fearing for his life... (by B00Mer)
Apr 10th, 2019 by taxslave last post
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CIA admits involvement in overthrow of Iran's government in 1953
On the 60th anniversary of the overthrow of the democrtically elected leader Mohammad Mossadeq the C.I.A has finally decided to admit their involvement in the incident. Robert Scheer: The Moment the U.S. Ended Iran’s Brief Experiment in Democracy -... (by gore0bsessed)
Apr 10th, 2019 by Blackleaf last post
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Suspected Rhino Poacher, Killed by Elephant and Eaten by Lions
Suspected Rhino Poacher Is Killed by an Elephant and Then Eaten by Lions in South Africa https://i.ibb.co/BBwRd6L/gettyimages-174396323.jpg Only a skull and a pair of trousers remained after a suspected rhino poacher was killed by an elephant and... (by B00Mer)
Apr 9th, 2019 by Never last post
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The hate object you really hate
Religion isn't everything but one hate objects is Okey. (by TalkingTogheter)
Apr 8th, 2019 by darkbeaver last post
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Child brides as young as TEN 'are being advertised on Facebook'
Child brides as young as TEN 'are being advertised on Facebook' and sold to men 'old enough to be their grandfathers' in Nigeria https://i.dailymail.co.uk/1s/2019/04/05/08/11892456-6889681-image-a-2_1554450160554.jpg Nigerian child brides as young... (by B00Mer)
Apr 7th, 2019 by B00Mer last post
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Suspicious fires consume 3 black churches in 10 days in a Louisiana parish
Suspicious fires consume 3 black churches in 10 days in a Louisiana parish https://cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/190406104033-02-fires-black-churches-exlarge-169.jpg (CNN)For three historically black churches in the heart of south central... (by B00Mer)
Apr 7th, 2019 by B00Mer last post
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man charged for making threats to kill Rep. Ilhan Omar
New York man charged for making threats over the phone to assault and kill Rep. Ilhan Omar https://amp.businessinsider.com/images/5ca8e1516b52651591568c33-1536-768.jpg A New York man was arrested and charged with threatening to assault and murder... (by B00Mer)
Apr 7th, 2019 by Wise last post
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Town's twin fountain found in India
An "extraordinary" connection has been uncovered between a fountain in India and one taken down in the UK over 50 years ago. Northampton's Market... (by Blackleaf)
Apr 7th, 2019 by B00Mer last post
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Who is Malia Obama's boyfriend?
Who is Malia Obama's boyfriend? https://img.thelist.com/img/gallery/who-is-malia-obamas-boyfriend/intro-1516820687.jpg https://www.thelist.com/106524/malia-obamas-boyfriend/?utm_source=zergnet.com&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=zergnet_3981591 (by B00Mer)
Apr 7th, 2019 by B00Mer last post
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Sad News: Alex Trebek Has Stage 4 Pancreatic Cancer
Drag. He's a great Canadian and a philanthropist as well. Sending positive vibes his way. https://www.cnn.com/2019/03/06/entertainment/alex-trebek-pancreatic-cancer/index.html?no-st=1551926499 (by Hoof Hearted)
Apr 6th, 2019 by B00Mer last post
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Trash Birds
Bald eagles are taking trash from a Seattle landfill and dumping it into suburban yards ... (by Cliffy)
Apr 6th, 2019 by spaminator last post
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The hug shared around the world
The hug shared around the world The Hug Shared Around The World - YouTube (CNN) -- It's the picture we needed to see after the past week's turmoil. A 12-year-old black boy, tears streaming down his face, and a white police officer embrace in the... (by B00Mer)
Apr 5th, 2019 by Wise last post
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Montreal couple finds $1M lotto ticket in book, plans to celebrate with a ‘poutine...
Montreal couple finds $1M lotto ticket in book, plans to celebrate with a ‘poutine, double sauce, double cheese’ ... (by B00Mer)
Apr 4th, 2019 by B00Mer last post
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ICE arrests 280 at Texas firm, biggest immigration bust in a decade
ICE arrests 280 at Texas firm, biggest immigration bust in a decade https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2019/04/04/ice-arrests-texas-biggest-immigration-bust-decade-cve-technology-group/3362163002/ ... (by B00Mer)
Apr 2nd, 2019 by taxslave last post
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A bit extreme but it mkes sense.
A family from Quebec drove home from Florida with a dead body in the backseat The family's patriarch had apparently died of a heart attack and they didn't want to deal with American hospitals and health care A vacation to Florida ended... (by Cliffy)
Apr 2nd, 2019 by Cannuck last post
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​No bids at B.C.'s March oil and gas sale
OUCH!!! Nobody wants to invest in British Columbia... B.C. walked away empty-handed from its monthly sale of Crown petroleum and natural gas rights this week. Just a single 1,116-hectare lease near near Laprise Creek and Birley Creek was put up... (by petros)
Apr 2nd, 2019 by spaminator 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. http://www.reuters.com/article/us-canada-van/van-hits-pedestrians-in-toronto-driver-in-custody-police-idUSKBN1HU2IY Multiple pedestrians hit... (by Curious Cdn)
Apr 2nd, 2019 by Kreskin last post
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Nipsey Hussle died
https://www.bbc.com/news/entertainment-arts-47769484 No, not Nipsey Russell. Nipsey Hussle. Although Nipsey Russell is dead. He died in 2005. Frankly, I... (by Kreskin)
Apr 1st, 2019 by Hoid last post
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Justin's Goose getting close to well done!
The report on C.B.C. T.V. today not sounding too favourable. He may have to step his fast talking up a notch! :) (by JLM)
Apr 1st, 2019 by Curious Cdn last post
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Dictator Lukashenko Kicking Ass Down on the Farm!
He knows agriculture I'll say that much-what they brought him to see was the sorriest excuse for a dairy operation ever-in any country-no farmer on earth would let cows exist in such dreadful conditions. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0JJcp2luZNg (by bill barilko)
Mar 31st, 2019 by Blackleaf last post
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Alex Jones suddenly has a psychosis
https://www.cbsnews.com/news/alex-jones-deposition-infowars-host-says-he-had-form-of-psychosis-when-spreading-sandy-hook-conspiracies/ Infowars host Alex jones has... (by Hoid)
Mar 30th, 2019 by taxslave last post
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If you listen close, you can hear the whales....SCREAM
Chinese demand leads to huge jump in crude oil exports from B.C. A combination of Chinese demand and increased pipeline space led to a massive increase in the export of crude oil out of the... (by petros)
Mar 30th, 2019 by taxslave last post
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exclusion of unvaccinated kids from school POPULAR!
https://www.newsweek.com/new-york-state-measles-outbreak-unvaccinated-kids-excluded-schools-state-1327577 New York state is trying to deal with the growing... (by Hoid)
Mar 30th, 2019 by Blackleaf last post
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The Flying Scotsman visits Dorset
Iconic steam locomotive the Flying Scotsman is visiting Swanage, Dorset. ... (by Blackleaf)
Mar 29th, 2019 by NZDoug last post
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Blackwater goes milo minder binder
Errik Prince, the former Navy Seal who founded Blackwater, hardly seems like the type who dwells on corporate niceties. He was, after all, America’s foremost mercenary executive. ... (by NZDoug)
Mar 29th, 2019 by Cannuck last post
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Trudeau now has a lower approval rating than Trump, with Tories way ahead: Ipsos poll
It's gotta be because of Putin, why else? Prime Minister Justin Trudeau appears to have suffered more damage from the SNC-Lavalin scandal than U.S. President... (by petros)
Mar 29th, 2019 by Curious Cdn last post
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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... (by Blackleaf)
Mar 29th, 2019 by Wise last post
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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... (by JLM)
Mar 29th, 2019 by pgs last post
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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... (by petros)
Mar 29th, 2019 by taxslave last post
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Government of Canada Is Currently Seeking To Hire Wizards
I thought this was bullshit when the Mrs mentioned it but the Government of Canada website confirms it. https://emploisfp-psjobs.cfp-psc.gc.ca/psrs-srfp/applicant/page1800?poster=1279695 ... (by petros)
Mar 29th, 2019 by Cannuck last post
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The Dirty Secret Of Renewables Advocates Is That They Protect Fossil Fuel Interests,
Atoadaso! Everybody from Greenpeace to student activist Greta Thunberg to Green New Dealer Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (AOC) says we have to transition from fossil fuels to renewables in order to save the climate. But if solar and wind are... (by petros)
Mar 27th, 2019 by petros last post
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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... (by Hoid)
Mar 25th, 2019 by Hoid last post
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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)
Mar 24th, 2019 by Hoid last post
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Shootings at 2 New Zealand Mosques POPULAR!
https://sputniknews.com/asia/201903151073255627-new-zealand-mosques-shooting/ 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... (by MHz)
Mar 24th, 2019 by Hoid last post
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First Lady of flamboyance: Michelle Obama's confident off-duty chic on London break
London is the world's most visited city, with 16 million vistors annually. Now three of those are Michelle Obama and her two daughters. Yesterday, the Obamas visited Westminster Abbey, the site where British monarchs have been crowned for... (by Blackleaf)
Mar 23rd, 2019 by Cannuck last post
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Truck driver assaults protester POPULAR!
Another truck driver lost his marbles. WATCH: Violent altercation between truck driver and Shawnigan protester | CHEK (by Kreskin)
Mar 23rd, 2019 by White_Unifier last post
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Trudeau defends actions as Philpott asks if Wilson-Raybould was sidelined over SNC-La
https://www.cbc.ca/news/politics/philpott-macleans-snc-lavalin-1.5065513 "My sense is that Canadians would like to know the whole story," she told journalist Paul Wells. "I believe we actually owe it to Canadians as politicians to ensure that they have... (by White_Unifier)
Mar 23rd, 2019 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)
Mar 23rd, 2019 by spaminator last post
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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... (by mentalfloss)
Mar 21st, 2019 by Curious Cdn last post
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New black hole 50p coin to commemorate Stephen Hawking
Prof Stephen Hawking has been honoured on a new 50p coin inspired by his pioneering work on black holes. The physicist died last year at the age of... (by Blackleaf)
Mar 21st, 2019 by MHz last post
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Israeli Army Chief Admits to Arming Syrian Rebels in Golan Heights
https://news.antiwar.com/2019/01/14/israeli-army-chief-admits-to-arming-syrian-rebels-in-golan-heights/ Israeli Army Chief Admits to Arming Syrian Rebels in Golan Heights Says arming rebellion was for 'self-defense' Jason Ditz Posted on... (by MHz)