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Re: Strange World

Postby dreab trawets » Tue Sep 09, 2014 6:45 pm

Fabled Franklin Arctic ship found http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-29131757
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Re: Strange World

Postby Mbwun » Tue Sep 09, 2014 7:40 pm

I'm not getting the use of the term "fabled" here. We know it existed, it's not fabled at all. Renowned would would be the appropriate term to use. Journalists these days seem to have a pathetic command of the English language.
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Re: Strange World

Postby dreab trawets » Wed Oct 22, 2014 8:55 pm

What the heck is happening in Canada??

Gunman (men???) Running around Ottawa..and getting shot in the parliament building..

Bodies found in containers
Wow..
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Re: Strange World

Postby dreab trawets » Thu Oct 23, 2014 7:35 am

Ex RCMP killed the gunman, a person of interest who had is passport withdrawn..
Canada 'not intimidated' by attacks http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-29735163


Witnesses identified the parliamentary Sergeant-at-Arms, Kevin Vickers, as the man who shot dead the attacker

• Mr Vickers, 58, took up his role in 2006 after 29 years in the Royal Canadian Mounted Police

• He last made headlines in 2011 when he supported the right of Sikhs to wear ceremonial daggers in the House of Commons
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Re: Strange World

Postby dreab trawets » Thu Oct 23, 2014 4:43 pm

Canada parliament sits after attacks http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-29743711
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Re: Strange World

Postby dreab trawets » Tue Oct 28, 2014 8:54 pm

Not strange..but fantastic
Honour for Briton who saved Jews http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-29798434
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Re: Strange World

Postby dreab trawets » Sat Nov 01, 2014 1:13 am

Bloody kids...
Quite literally...
http://facthat.com/site/post/1255
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Re: Strange World

Postby dreab trawets » Tue Nov 25, 2014 7:20 pm

For those not on twitter similarities to a certain book??
http://www.cbc.ca/m/news/canada/montrea ... -1.2848682
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Re: Strange World

Postby dreab trawets » Fri Feb 20, 2015 8:35 pm

As Russia ramps up its military..
And a bomber is escorted out of English airspace.. And as Canada is close

A guide to Russian military planes
How to spot a Russian bomber - http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazin ... r-31537705
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Re: Strange World

Postby Mbwun » Tue May 19, 2015 7:34 pm

So, it turns out that it was the Over The Hill Gang that carried out the Hatton Garden Jewel Heist.

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article ... heist.html
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Re: Strange World

Postby dreab trawets » Wed May 20, 2015 3:31 pm

Everybody looking for hi tech entry and computer systems, and completely missed an old school robbery...

good for them to do it, and plan it.
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Re: Strange World

Postby Mbwun » Sun May 24, 2015 4:17 am

Interesting article posted by Kim Rossmo to his Facebook page:

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/science ... tacks.html
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Re: Strange World

Postby dreab trawets » Thu Jul 16, 2015 8:23 pm

Holy crap
Dinosaur find: Velociraptor ancestor was 'winged dragon' - http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-33510288
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Re: Strange World

Postby dreab trawets » Tue Jul 28, 2015 4:43 pm

Not necessarily strange world.. But still will be interesting


http://www.theeventchronicle.com/study/ ... line-free/
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