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  1. Nothing to comment on. Too many allegations....

    Nothing to comment on. Too many allegations. Facebook.:bananaman:
  2. How's Paul with hockey? Maybe somebody in the...

    How's Paul with hockey?

    Maybe somebody in the area could ask Paul to predict the winner of the Montreal vs Las Vegas series?:)

    @realhockey.com
  3. The thinking might be that if it extends over...

    The thinking might be that if it extends over several months people will simply get tired of it (in a good way)

    Like I say, for the most part in Canada, it doesn't matter anymore.

    It's a...
  4. Southern B.C. In the desert about three hours out...

    Southern B.C. In the desert about three hours out of Vancouver.

    Get over into Alberta and Northern B.C., then it may be a different kettle of fish.
  5. Many communities have indicated they have no...

    Many communities have indicated they have no interest in digging. It's a native thing, I can't say I understand where they are coming from. If they start digging significantly all across Canada it's...
  6. I kinda think this doesn't matter anymore which I...

    I kinda think this doesn't matter anymore which I consider a good thing. Twenty years back there was a widespread visceral rejection of folks in this community but now nobody cares. Among my friends,...
  7. Just an update. I drove by the 'school'...

    Just an update.

    I drove by the 'school' yesterday and there was a long line up of people trying to get onto the grounds. The area around the 'school' was packed solid with people. This has become...
  8. Isn't it easy to just give the lads a word of...

    Isn't it easy to just give the lads a word of encouragement?
  9. What do you mean by 'actually'? Was there...

    What do you mean by 'actually'?

    Was there anybody who suggested you thought otherwise?
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    Sticky: Of course NZ is a particular circumstance. How...

    Of course NZ is a particular circumstance. How many international points of entry do you have?

    Still with all these weird variants I think you folks are taking a chance.

    Good luck.
  11. Honestly my esteem for Biden increased five fold...

    Honestly my esteem for Biden increased five fold after that press conference. He handled all the questions well. It's great to have a practiced diplomat at the helm, finally. Hang in there Joe. Let's...
  12. If you say so.:rofl::rofl:

    If you say so.:rofl::rofl:
  13. Good news story. Very impressive indeed. The...

    Good news story. Very impressive indeed.

    The only hope for mankind imo is if todays youth take the lead in may fields, including politics. People like myself, an established baby boomer have...
  14. Rarely ever watch it Snubbles. I didn't know I...

    Rarely ever watch it Snubbles. I didn't know I even received the channel until I recently found a channel out of your home town.





    I'll have to brush up on what's going on in the Donbas...
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    Sticky: Don't you think Harry that you are getting a bit...

    Don't you think Harry that you are getting a bit carried away with all your good west/ bad Russia and China business.

    This isn't the Super Bowl or some other sporting event.

    Give it a rest man....
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    Sticky: Hang on, keep your sleeve rolled up, The...

    Hang on, keep your sleeve rolled up,

    The public is being urged to take part in trials to find out whether a third dose of Covid vaccine could protect against new variants.All seven vaccines the UK...
  17. Caitlin Collins, the CNN lassie, probably would...

    Caitlin Collins, the CNN lassie, probably would not of her own volition acted in such a stupid fashion. Many moon ago when I used to watch the shit CNN always spouting shit I realized the Wolf...
  18. Who's RB ? Enquiring minds and all. I didn't...

    Who's RB ? Enquiring minds and all.

    I didn't think the post was half bad.
  19. Thing seemed to have gone rather swimmingly. A...

    Thing seemed to have gone rather swimmingly. A number of issues were touched on.

    I actually stopped watching as soon as questions from the American media in particular. These guys never seem to...
  20. Yes, terrible translation service. A very...

    Yes, terrible translation service.

    A very successful conference by Putin, many issues discussed. I hope Joe can match it, I hope he will be up to the challenge.

    A pleasant atmosphere only...
  21. the forum for posting news events from all over...

    the forum for posting news events from all over the world, ie America, Australia, Africa, Europe and any where else that isn't in Asia.
    Robust discussion is allowed, but posters should stay on topic...
  22. Biden vs Putin. Round One Done, two in progress

    Round one, only Biden, Putin, Blinken and Lavrov present, went 45 minutes or so now done. Round two now underway with eight Russian and five American participants past the hour mark. Some arms...
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    ^ I've suddenly lost my appetite for breakfast. ...

    ^ I've suddenly lost my appetite for breakfast.

    I get a headache just looking at it. You ate the KW? Good man. I couldn't.
  24. That's not going to happen.:rofl: The...

    That's not going to happen.:rofl:

    The question I have frequently asked myself is, "How can public servants who have received a top position be so damned stupid and out of touch with the people...
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    If only, eh.

    If only, eh.
  26. The Star appears to be a mainly Punjabi paper...

    The Star appears to be a mainly Punjabi paper published in Surrey B.C. So I'm not sure what that's all about. Primarily an advertising rag.

    But be that as it may.

    As a general comment I am...
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    You make the region sound quite idyllic. I had no...

    You make the region sound quite idyllic. I had no ideas there were 'winding mountain roads and small lakes'. That I missed about Canada when I lived those many years down in Songkhla. I had the...
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    American, eh.:)

    American, eh.:)
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    I purchased a large bottle of top of the line...

    I purchased a large bottle of top of the line real Canadian maple syrup failing to see a hairline fracture at the bottle of the glass bottle. Overnight this lovely syrup has dripped all down my shelf...
  30. I'll be watching intently for all those things....

    I'll be watching intently for all those things. Now I'll have to go and establish a time GMT.


    3:20 GMT.
  31. I'm looking forward to the Biden Putin meet up...

    I'm looking forward to the Biden Putin meet up tomorrow. Should be most interesting indeed.
  32. You've caught me out on that. Not many have...

    You've caught me out on that.

    Not many have examined the individual clauses.

    I'll go have a peek.
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    That is ancient Greek script you fool.:wink1:

    That is ancient Greek script you fool.:wink1:
  34. Accepted. Please clarify.

    Accepted.





    Please clarify.
  35. ..he vowed revenge with oaths and hyperboles ...

    ..he vowed revenge with oaths and hyperboles

    Welcome to CNN.:)
  36. If you are somebody whose kidney/kidneys are...

    If you are somebody whose kidney/kidneys are going to buy the farm in two years and if they receive the kidney and get thirty years then that seems a convincing argument. Actually the answer to the...
  37. This, This was the prime trigger. And...

    This,




    This was the prime trigger.

    And this,
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    Doesn't matter at all. It's just interesting. If...

    Doesn't matter at all. It's just interesting. If one is not comfortable disclosing then no pressure whatsoever. It's all good sir.
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    Actually I have a couple of fine sons (adopted)...

    Actually I have a couple of fine sons (adopted) who I maintain good relationships with.

    Yes I'm single now. I found for me that after five years I simply got tired of my companions and completely...
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    :rofl::rofl: What's that , second or third snipe...

    :rofl::rofl: What's that , second or third snipe Cy. I'm going to help you out.

    Retired in Chiang Mai after a successful teaching career in the UAE. Originally from Birmingham (or was that...
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    :smileylaughing:

    :smileylaughing:
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    ^ You never come across as any kind of an a-hole...

    ^ You never come across as any kind of an a-hole rather an all-round nice guy.

    I agree with all you have said.

    I have always refused to be intimidated by any individual or group of individuals....
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    Perhaps Aus is more homogenous than Canada. There...

    Perhaps Aus is more homogenous than Canada. There are several different parts of Canada. Quebec is a country within a country. Newfoundland might as well be.
    Toronto and Vancouver are on different...
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    Nice. I lived not far from Surat Thani....

    Nice.

    I lived not far from Surat Thani. Visited the Island several times. A great place to retire. First time there I spent the night in a pub and wasn't allowed to pay for a single drink. They...
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    I used to live not far from Osoyoos. Moved to...

    I used to live not far from Osoyoos. Moved to Kamloops a couple of years back.
  46. We may be talking at cross purposes here. Are...

    We may be talking at cross purposes here.

    Are you always such an asshole consumed by intelligence?

    Just thought I'd ask.:)
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    The only Stoke on Trent I can find is in...

    The only Stoke on Trent I can find is in Staffordshire?

    Which I thought was in the Midlands.
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    Yorkton or Flin Flon Saskatewan? Of course...

    Yorkton or Flin Flon Saskatewan?

    Of course Flin Flon isn't an exact match.

    I was once in Saskatoon for a month one weekend.:)

    You've spent time in the Shuswap?
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    I grew up in exactly where I currently reside....

    I grew up in exactly where I currently reside. Well, within a mile.

    I lived in Thailand mainly down south for eight years. I spend three years in Korea and almost a year in India exploring. I...
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    You live in Vancouver and are of Eastern European...

    You live in Vancouver and are of Eastern European descent, I think.
    Snubs is in Seattle and has Norwegian roots.
    Samuel was in Seattle?
    No shame in living in Patters.
    I don't give a rat's ass...
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