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  1. Bad things happen in wars

    Rather than allow the Wedding Party debacle to be forgotten, may we discuss it for a few minutes? '"These were more than two dozen military-age males. Let's not be naive," Major General James Mattis, commander of the US 1st Marine Division, said. But he had no explanation of where the dead women...

    Started by spot, 05-06-2005 08:56 PM
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  2. News Of The World, RIP

    The Dirty Digger's Sunday UK filth-sheet, at one time the biggest-selling newspaper in the world, has fallen on its sword. Huzzah. News International may well launch a replacement Sun On Sunday. Boo. What really matters is where the filth-merchants end up writing or broadcasting in future....

    Started by spot, 07-07-2011 10:39 AM
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  3. Shame on them...

    Shame on the journalists now responsible for a death. BBC News - Duchess of Cambridge hoax call nurse found dead (http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-20645838) I'm speechless, that poor nurse!

    Started by Betty Boop, 12-07-2012 09:30 AM
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  4. Louisiana Privatizing Education

    What do you think? Louisiana's bold bid to privatize schools | Reuters (http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/06/01/us-education-vouchers-idUSBRE8501G020120601)

    Started by Ahso!, 06-04-2012 03:15 AM
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  5. Israel Hit by Worst Locust Plague Since 1950s

    JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Millions of locusts swarmed through Israel's Red Sea resort town of Eilat on Sunday, devouring crops and flowers in the country's south. Israeli agriculture officials sent crop dusters into the air to spray against the locusts that swept in from North Africa in the first...

    Started by CVX, 11-21-2004 11:48 AM
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  6. Lady Diana's Dying Photos

    I'm flopping on this issue. They are probably pretty disturbing photos but the same photos were taken of JFK. Maybe they shouldn't be in a magazine but perhaps a book about her life and times. To me, putting them is some tabloid dimishes her life and the horrible circumstances of her death. ...

    Started by 911, 07-15-2006 07:23 AM
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  7. The widows and children of Osama Bin Laden

    I wonder whether the entire family will be forcibly kept away from documentary and news interviewers for the rest of their lives. Pakistan is preparing to deport the widows and children of Osama Bin Laden. A court sentenced the three women and Bin Laden's two eldest daughters to 45 days in...

    Started by spot, 04-18-2012 11:25 AM
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  8. 500,000 Lebanese flee the carnage: Israelis killed in first firefight on the ground

    Here, I have posted 2 articles together. http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/main.jhtml?xml=/news/2006/07/20/wmid20.xml&DCMP=EMC-new_20072006 500,000 Lebanese flee the carnage By Tim Butcher in Beirut (Filed: 20/07/2006) More than 60 people, most of them Lebanese civilians, were killed...

    Started by OpenMind, 07-20-2006 05:09 AM
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  9. How lies become truth in online

    I wonder how many if any stories I bought into? Being a Facebook story would be my first alarm bell. Really I believe I know people who would pass such stuff on. ‘Nothing on this page is real’

    Started by tude dog, 11-18-2018 01:39 PM
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  10. Making a list and checking it twice

    No, Not Santa, but The Donald What do you guys think of this: us to take names in united nations vote on jerusalem recognition (https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2017/dec/20/us-take-names-united-nations-vote-to-reject-jerusalem-recognition?CMP=fb_gu) Donald will take names of those...

    Started by LarsMac, 12-20-2017 08:04 AM
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  11. Inauguration

    The Inauguration of the US President as I understand it is usually a celebration of democracy. This one is a celebration of corruption and Russian hacking if not blackmail. I gather the entertainment will be 1 Rockette and a few runners up in talent shows. Not one major currently performing star...

    Started by Clodhopper, 01-17-2017 06:59 PM
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  12. The fall of Aleppo, the summit of Russia and Japan

    Russia for sure has helped Trump to win the election by playing a big role in email hacking event. Russia won't do it for free. There must be a secret deal between the intelligence of two countries. We outsiders can only see it from some facts. The secret deal: Hacked email were handed to...

    Started by katsung47, 12-19-2016 06:11 PM
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  13. Mountain Lion vs. Mule. Who would win?

    These photos come from a guy in AZ. Yes, the mule killed the mountain lion. The lion had been stalking them for the better part of the morning. The party was out on a hunt. The thought was that they the lion was wanting one of the dogs. The cat ambushed them, and the mule pictured tossed its...

    Started by CVX, 04-21-2005 12:11 PM
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  14. Angelic host strips naked for mass photo-op at welcome-home party

    Hugh Hefner, founder of Playboy magazine, dies at 91 (https://www.theguardian.com/media/2017/sep/28/hugh-hefner-founder-of-playboy-magazine-dies-aged-91) I shall wear my bunny ears to commemorate the occasion.

    Started by spot, 09-28-2017 02:11 AM
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  15. Exclamation China skinning LIVE cats and dogs

    My good animal-loving friend is boycotting the Olympics because of this and he just sent me to the petition going around and I am bringing it here. I don't want to be doom and gloom but this is important. I am pretty educated about animal issues and yet I didn't realize China did this. I...

    Started by RedGlitter, 08-11-2008 08:37 AM
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  16. Exclamation Increasing middle-aged promiscuity

    Disturbing trends in the moral behavior of those over 50 are increasing coming to light. The Sunday Times UK reported that in Britain and Ireland, "the divorce rate among couples in their fifties and sixties is rising sharply, no surprisingly,this trend has been accompanies by growing promiscuity...

    Started by capt_buzzard, 02-17-2005 03:55 PM
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  17. Post Is 'tar baby' a racial epithet?

    He wasn't referring to a person, for pete's sake! I don't see what the fuss is all about. http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2006/07/31/politics/main1851199.shtml

    Started by SnoozeControl, 07-31-2006 06:00 PM
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  18. Do Police officers ' Put their life on the line' ?

    Following debate on the Officer Rathband thread, I did some looking. The way I see It Is that actual fatalities In the police force are not relevant as 'Putting their life on the line' surely means ' Being exposed to situations that could cause loss of life'. Digging around, I found this...

    Started by Oscar Namechange, 03-03-2012 02:46 AM
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  19. What Would Cause You To Leave?

    What would cause you to leave the U.S. There has been a 10 fold increase in applications for residency in New Zealand by American citizens. I know Canada has had increased applications as well. These folks are apparently upset with U.S. policies and the current administration. This is the...

    Started by Lon, 04-02-2005 10:48 PM
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  20. Angry Third Grader Accused of Huffing Magic Marker

    Oh COME ON! This zero tolerance for drug abuse is getting ridiculous. Magic Markers smell good to an 8 year old! I suppose they won't let him eat paste either. :thinking: Family Outraged After Colorado 3rd Grader Suspended for Sniffing Shirt With Marker on It Friday, April 04,...

    Started by RedGlitter, 04-04-2008 09:28 AM
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