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World Music
2 hours ago2h

Posted by Marionville
This is just an adjunct to my post yesterday re Norwegian musician, singer & frontman of a-ha - Morten Harket. Morten is also a theology/philosophy graduate, rare orchid cultivator, an environmentalist and green energy advocate, a human rights ...
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Posts
1 day ago1d

Posted by MerlinZap
Puritans were run out of Europe on a rail.
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General & Hellos
1 day ago1d

Posted by TheoryNumber3
I was looking for something to watch on TV last night, and noticed that Peacock is running SNL, so I watched the original episode from October 1975.At that time, my husband and I were a couple of early 30's hippies who had just returned from months ...
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Posts
1 week ago1w

Posted by glennlab
Tim Tebow, we really don't fucking care, even god was bored.
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Jazz, Blues, Funk, Soul, Reggae, Dance, Punk, Alternative, Rock and Roll.
1 week ago1w

Posted by HankHunter13
LINK"Golden Brown"
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Posts
2 weeks ago2w

Posted by glennlab
She fought the good battle
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News & Links
3 weeks ago3w

Posted by rainmanjr
LINKThursday Afternoon Monday Morning Podcast 11-3-22 with BILL MAHER
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Sports talk
3 weeks ago3w

Posted by Beowulfsfriend
While there is a growing push in parts of Europe for a World Cup boycott, due to Qatar's abhorrent civik rights record, I doubt it will materialize. The French government just said they won't boycott. Some teams were very upset over a FIFA letter ...
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Quotes
4 weeks ago4w

Posted by Marionville
“Please don’t call me a sex-symbol, I’m sixty-three and I find it embarrassing. That was never my aim, it was never an ambition of mine, all I ever wanted was respect as a musician”…………Morten Harket
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Natural history
1 month ago1m

Posted by Fernapple
How Europe colonized even the world of plants, and why we pay the price to this day.
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General & Hellos
1 month ago1m

Posted by Robecology
How borders in Europe have changed over time;
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News & Links
1 month ago1m

Posted by FrayedBear
When does RT reporting of opinion become propaganda? When respondents to this post fail to be rational?
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Politics
1 month ago1m

Posted by rainmanjr
LINKWe all know people who just can’t apologize — well, here’s why |
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Political debate
1 month ago1m

Posted by redbai
LINKEU's Borell Apologizes After Calling Europe 'Garden' And Rest of The World 'Jungle' - YouTube
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Politics
1 month ago1m

Posted by WilliamCharles
LINKThe Wolfowitz Doctrine Led to the Disastrous War in Iraq: Now it is Leading to a Potentially Even More Cataclysmic War in Asia | CovertAction Magazine
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Posts
Oct 21Oct 21

Posted by Killtheskyfairy
Houses built for strays in Eastern Europe!
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Posts
Oct 19Oct 19

Posted by William_Mary
In Neocolonial Rant, EU Says Europe Is ‘Garden’ Superior To Rest of World’s Barbaric ‘Jungle’ EU foreign-policy chief Josep Borrell showed the West’s neocolonial mentality claiming “the world needs Europe” as a “beacon” and ...
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General & Hellos
Oct 18Oct 18

Posted by FrayedBear
Indonesian genocide in E.Timor assisted by US oil & military along with Australian military assistance & cover up by Jewish Australian Prime Minister Malcom Fraser, a despised US puppet who ultimately was found without his trousers in a seedy Memphis...
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News & Links
Oct 18Oct 18

Posted by HippieChick58
LINKCOVID-19 State of Affairs: Your Local Epidemiologist 10/18/2022
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No more war
Oct 17Oct 17

Posted by puff
The fact NATO is not going nuts over major civilian European infrastructure being destroyed aka Nord I & II says a lot. Eg if that does not make them mobilise, what would? People are right to protest. "The peasants are revolting, let them eat cake"...
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Politics
Oct 14Oct 14

Posted by Flyingsaucesir
Which SCOTUS justices lied in their confirmation hearings, and what did they lie about?
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Politics
Oct 11Oct 11

Posted by snytiger6
LINKAlabama Sen. Tuberville equates descendants of enslaved people to criminals : NPR
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Critical thinking
Oct 10Oct 10

Posted by Austin-Cambridge
Mass migration from poor countries to more successful countries is now rife and ever rising! Is this sustainable? The sentiment for those from "unsuccessful" countries is understandable but the reasons differ enormously, famine, war, general poverty,...
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World Music
Oct 10Oct 10

Posted by Marionville
Raffaella Carra was a very big star in Italy for decades from the mid-sixties until her death last year in 2021 aged 78. She was an an actress, singer, dancer and TV presenter and after moving to Hollywood in the mid 1960s, appeared in some very ...
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Religion & Spirituality
Oct 9Oct 9

Posted by FrayedBear
A filicidal pedophile?
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News & Links
Oct 6Oct 6

Posted by puff
Blind support for your tribe is never wise. Someone tell him to pull his head in. The world's run by psycho's It's got me why he needs to beg Australia for assistance. Is NATO/ Europe really that piss poor broke? I would rather our government ...
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Politics
Oct 6Oct 6

Posted by Castlepaloma
If Russia is so horrible, why is former Russia/eastern block countries who are the leading declining in population greater than anywhere in the world, today ? I've been to Russia and USSR several times and had a good time. Why the 100 year hate from...
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News & Links
Oct 5Oct 5

Posted by BDair
Did Uncle Sam, a.k.a. Wile E. Coyote, Blow Up the Wrong Pipeline? And what's behind the unending parade of acts of self-destructive imperial hubris? After “parties not-so-unknown” bombed the Nordstream gas pipeline, Anthony Blinken celebrated the...
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Music Fans
Oct 5Oct 5

Posted by Sierra4
In 1965 the Beach Boys covered the Crystals 1963 hit Then He Kissed Me for their album. They retitled the song Then I Kissed Her and told from the boyfriend's point of view. In 1967 the song was released, against the band's wishes(they wanted their ...
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COVID CULT
Oct 5Oct 5

Posted by BDair
As soon as the Mama Bears discover what has happened to their children, there will be hell to pay. "YOU ARE POTENTIALLY LOOKING AT ONE OF THE MOST TRAGIC GRAPHS IN HUMAN HISTORY The red line is excess child mortality (0-14 years) in Europe. ...
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Just for Laughs
Oct 3Oct 3

Posted by St-Sinner
A Worldwide survey was conducted by the UN. The only question asked was....... "Would you please give your honest opinion about solutions to the food shortage in the rest of the world?" The survey was a huge failure. In Africa they didn't ...
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Politics
Oct 3Oct 3

Posted by snytiger6
LINKNoah's Ark is Plagiarized Here's how we know - YouTube
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News & Links
Oct 3Oct 3

Posted by puff
I think leaders have misread Putin. He stated if the "motherland" is threatened he would use "all means available". Russia is a nuclear power. So if the Russia homeland proper is threatened, why would he nuke Ukraine? He wants Ukraine, considers ...
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News & Links
Oct 1Oct 1

Posted by barjoe
LINKNord Stream rupture may mark biggest single methane release ever recorded -UN | RNZ
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Politics
Sep 30Sep 30

Posted by Silver1wun
As a Kinetologist, I see things as what they do; what actions are. Europe is rudely discovering that they aren't allies of the USA, but vassals. We start the trouble, they support it and THEY'RE THE ONES WHO GET BEAT UP. Delusions of grandeur, ...
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Politics
Sep 29Sep 29

Posted by WilliamCharles
LINKDIANA JOHNSTONE: Omerta in the Gangster War – Consortium News
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Progressives, Socialists, and Black Lives Matter
Sep 29Sep 29

Posted by William_Mary
Ukraine shells civilian refugee caravan with children, clearly marked. To add to the atrocity afterwards they attack with small arms. 30 poeple killed. Clarifing their true nature. 12eople rescued by near by Russian troops. This is eastward within ...
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News & Links
Sep 29Sep 29

Posted by FrayedBear
Whodunnit?
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Politics
Sep 29Sep 29

Posted by Flyingsaucesir
Next lesson is the paper towel toss.
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Quotes
Sep 27Sep 27

Posted by Buttercup
Classic, out Dorothy'd Miss parker
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World Music
Sep 27Sep 27

Posted by Marionville
The weather has taken a decidedly chillier turn since my return from holiday in Europe at the weekend, my thoughts have turned to the coming winter months ahead and the possibility of snow in a couple of months time. That could be the reason I’ve...
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General & Hellos
Sep 27Sep 27

Posted by FrayedBear
Some agree with me. "Dictators naturally do not care about the opinion and views of the people. And that's what we see: he is using Ukrainians as a sacrifice for his cheap political campaign. He is a pure comedian and a puppet of the West ...
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News & Links
Sep 26Sep 26

Posted by barjoe
LINKCentral Bankers Gaslighting Us About the “Strong” Dollar | SchiffGold
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Politics
Sep 25Sep 25

Posted by WilliamCharles
LINKOpinion | Ukraine Is the Latest Neocon Disaster | Jeffrey D. Sachs
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Health & Happiness
Sep 23Sep 23

Posted by BDair
Heart Attacks and Strokes in Young People - The New Normal Commentary from the net.... "The Lancet just surveyed young people ages 12 to 29 who suffered from myocarditis heart damage after taking the COVID shot. According to The Lancet, 90 days ...
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aussie sceptics
Sep 22Sep 22

Posted by puff
If Putin/ Russia become seriously threatened as a nation and the generals decide to send off a single nuke to demonstrate they are serious in defending their country, guess where they will send it? They will nuke Pine Gap, a tactical target for "5 ...
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General & Hellos
Sep 21Sep 21

Posted by FrayedBear
A cold European winter? Fifty-five billion cubic meters per year — just press the button, and it will flow," the Russian president said.
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General & Hellos
Sep 18Sep 18

Posted by Dyl1983
So, what? She's blaming homelessness on atheism?
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Posts
Sep 17Sep 17

Posted by William_Mary
Moldova’s Survival Games------Moldovans torn between Russia and the West A mirrored image of Ukraine is what you'll find here. Russia or the west, fake democracy within nationalist fascism, a bankrupt state with high unemployment under growing...
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News & Links
Sep 16Sep 16

Posted by snytiger6
LINKBiden plans floating platforms to expand offshore wind power
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Music Fans
Sep 16Sep 16

Posted by Marionville
Good morning…this will be the last morning post I will make for more than a week…don’t be alarmed, I’m going on holiday. Yes, at the crack of dawn tomorrow I’ll be flying off to Europe to cruise on the River Rhine. So I thought we’d ...
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Legalize Cannabis Nationwide/Worldwide
Sep 14Sep 14

Posted by OldGoat43
STATE CANNABIS UPDATES9/14/2022 Arkansas's secretary of state issued a declaration that a marijuana legalization initiative is insufficient to appear on the November ballot because the State Board of Election Commissioners did ...
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Posts
Sep 11Sep 11

Posted by William_Mary
In This Disaster We Are All, Ultimately, Innocent That frustration often turns to disgust as people discover that not only do others fail to see what they see, but they actively avoid looking at it even if you point it out to them. You can lay ...
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Conservative Atheists
Sep 11Sep 11

Posted by Trajan61
If we don’t get rid of Biden and the crazy democraps we’re going to end up just like Europe.
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World Music
Sep 10Sep 10

Posted by Marionville
The Priests are a singing trio of RC priests from Northern Ireland. They seem to have given up on saying mass and giving the last rites, to pursue a full time full time musical career, as they tour Ireland, GB, Europe, America and the ...
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Religion & Spirituality
Sep 6Sep 6

Posted by Lorajay
I ran onto this article while trying to find out whether or not wizards were ever burned at the stake. Evidently it was not common but it did happen in Eastern Europe. Despite the fact that some wizards were executed, the percentage was so low it is ...
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Politics
Sep 4Sep 4

Posted by Druvius
Yerp, I knew we were hosed in the aughts when birtherism and trutherism went mainstream. Both theories (being generous) that were devoid of logic or evidence. The Satanic Panic Is Back, and It's Bipartisan:
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Politics
Aug 30Aug 30

Posted by Silver1wun
The Greatest Generation 1942 sent military equipment and weapons to Russia to help defeat Nazis in Europe. The Lost (clueless) Generation 2022 is sending military equipment and weapons to Nazis in Europe to help defeat Russia. Two things ...
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World Music
Aug 30Aug 30

Posted by Marionville
Today - 30th August, is the date in 1937 when my parents got married in Musselburgh, Scotland., they’d be 111 & 112 years old if they were still around. They married in a completely different age, we could say a more carefree time, .but that ...
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COVID CULT
Aug 25Aug 25

Posted by BDair
There is something in the water in Europe The countries that report to this network include all the large countries in Western Europe. Week after week in 2022, they have posted death counts well above normal. Overall deaths are now higher at this ...
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Uncommon words and their meanings.
Aug 25Aug 25

Posted by Marionville
ECLAT. - Noun…social distinction or conspicuous success “she was quite unaware of the eclat attached to being ambassadress there”; a brilliant display; a strong and stylish effect. “he finished his recital with great eclat”. Synonyms;...
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Just for Laughs
Aug 23Aug 23

Posted by St-Sinner
Oh, don't want to forget wishing y'll...
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Just for Laughs
Aug 22Aug 22

Posted by Austin-Cambridge
At last you will be able to speak to English tourists and be understood! :-D
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Silly, Random & Fun
Aug 21Aug 21

Posted by Matias
J.K. Rowling Book Burning Videos Are Spreading Like Wildfire Across TikTok
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Posts
Aug 21Aug 21

Posted by William_Mary
On the 82nd anniversary of the assassination of Leon Trotsky The political conditions that existed in August 1940 resemble to an extraordinary degree those that exist today. The Ukrainian question is destined in the immediate future to play an...
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Just for Laughs
Aug 18Aug 18

Posted by St-Sinner
How the deal was struck
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Just for Laughs
Aug 18Aug 18

Posted by RobertNappi2
What NOT to do!!!!
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Politics
Aug 17Aug 17

Posted by Silver1wun
Anybody heard of AUKUS? It's the Pacific version of the European FUKUS. Difference? Very little, except that France is the front in Europe and Australia is in Asia. Bottom line is better exemplified by FUKUS, which any nation that trusts ...
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Trump Pinata
Aug 14Aug 14

Posted by Sofabeast
Is Trump a Russian spy? Let's look at his history. He married a woman from behind the Iron Curtain - Ivana. Who may have been the first deep cover operative sent in to gather intelligence on America's rich and powerful. Following the fall of the ...
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Music Fans
Aug 13Aug 13

Posted by Marionville
Hi and good morning…I thought we’d get the weekend off in rousing style with this anthem of the 80s which will celebrate its 40th anniversary next year…and it still sounds epic! The Final Countdown. - Europe.
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Posts
Aug 12Aug 12

Posted by OldGoat43
CANNABIS BUSINESS8/12/2022 Columbia Care is winding down operations in the UK and the rest of Europe, and will "refocus efforts on the U.S.-based business." LINK: TerrAscend Corp. ...
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All Things Legal/Crime and Punishment
Aug 8Aug 8

Posted by SeaGreenEyez
LINKBrianna Grier’s Brain Shifted in Her Skull During Fatal Arrest, Expert Says
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Silly, Random & Fun
Aug 7Aug 7

Posted by Lilac-JadeCanada
A long time ago, while traveling in north Africa, I fell in love with the cuisine so I bought cookbook while I was in Morocco. When I came back to the States -- that's what we experienced travelers call America -- I made some of the recipes. The one...
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News & Links
Aug 6Aug 6

Posted by snytiger6
LINKHungarian leader Viktor Orbán declares at CPAC that "a Christian politician cannot be racist"
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Philosophy & Meaning
Jul 30Jul 30

Posted by skado
Consciousness Question: Given what I perceive as a long-standing skepticism of scientific progress in the understanding of consciousness, whether Chomsky has seen any promising shift toward good ideas in this domain. Noam Chomsky says: ...
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Philosophy & Meaning
Jul 30Jul 30

Posted by Matias
LINKWhat does it mean to be a "person"? That depends on your culture - Big Think
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Music Fans
Jul 24Jul 24

Posted by Marionville
As it’s 4O years this month since a-ha became an entity back in 1982 and the three young musicians moved from Norway to London to try to make their name as pop stars, I think it’s entirely appropriate I end today as I began it by posting a song ...
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News & Links
Jul 21Jul 21

Posted by TheoryNumber3
Climate change deniers..... here's a small sample of the recent weather disaster headlines that are rocking the planet. 1. It's not Joe Biden's fault 2. It's not a conspiracy theory 3. Much as you hate science, it is composed of facts Death toll...
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Freedom from Religion Foundation
Jul 20Jul 20

Posted by bookofmorons
Pope Francis is coming to Canada soon to meet with aboriginal peoples about the RC church's role in the disastrous Residential School system. Doubt there will be any real "apology" offered - just a bunch of meaningless platitudes and vague promises....
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General & Hellos
Jul 19Jul 19

Posted by Jolanta
While Europe is sweltering, we are freezing. Canberra, Australia.
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Posts
Jul 19Jul 19

Posted by phxbillcee
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert - Europe Swelters Under Heat Apocalypse | Late Show To Go LIVE After Next Jan. 6 Committee Hearing
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Silly, Random & Fun
Jul 19Jul 19

Posted by snytiger6
LINKEurope Swelters Under Heat Apocalypse | Late Show To Go LIVE After Next Jan. 6 Committee Hearing - YouTube
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Posts
Jul 19Jul 19

Posted by azzow2
What are they making the tarmac in Europe out of? This is a significant concern in a defense situation.
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The Best of Late Night & News
Jul 18Jul 18

Posted by phxbillcee
Europe broils in heat wave that fuels fires in France, Spain
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Posts
Jul 18Jul 18

Posted by OldGoat43
INTERNATIONAL CANNABIS NEWS7/18/2022 Officials from Germany, Luxembourg, Malta and The Netherlands met to discuss cannabis regulations. LINK: Russia's mission to the Organization for ...
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News & Links
Jul 15Jul 15

Posted by TheoryNumber3
When are we going to stop destroying the resources we need in order to exist? We've already poisoned, the air, the water and our food.... when does it stop? WILDFIRES IN EUROPE:
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The Sound Of A Good Book
Jul 14Jul 14

Posted by Spinliesel
Hello, friends, I have two authors I listen to on audio: Terry Pratchett and Jim Butcher. Yes, I know, strange a combination, but it has to do with my failing eyesight. I used to read a lot, but Now I mainly try to get my fix of Pratchett and ...
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Silly, Random & Fun
Jul 13Jul 13

Posted by Buttercup
Back in the day when they could ask, my mom was officially catholic. Never went to church and got married by a JP. I was in my twenties when I found out.
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Music Fans
Jul 13Jul 13

Posted by Marionville
Good morning…much of Europe is in the grip,of a heatwave …including the southern part of the U.K….40C is predicted for the coming days …I thought this one from Martha & The Vandellas apropos - Heatwave. ….I’m glad to say ...
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Liberal/Progressive Party
Jul 11Jul 11

Posted by glennlab
There is a bit of teeth gnashing at Pres. Biden's trip to Saudi Arabia. While it does concern me, I realize that certain threats can only be made head of state to head of state. In order for Europe to get the oil it needs without buying from Russia,...
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Natural history
Jul 9Jul 9

Posted by Fernapple
A great bounce back. Something beautiful returning to Europe.
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News & Links
Jul 7Jul 7

Posted by HippieChick58
LINKCOVID State of Affairs: July 7, 2022 Y
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Health & Happiness
Jul 6Jul 6

Posted by rainmanjr
LINKThe Spirituality Of White Feral Girl Privilege - Chase Reeves | Modern Wisdom Podcast
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General & Hellos
Jul 5Jul 5

Posted by Trajan61
Europe needs to step up and pay their share for helping the Ukraine against Russia.
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News & Links
Jun 30Jun 30

Posted by HippieChick58
LINKWHO: COVID-19 cases rising nearly everywhere in the world
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