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News & Links
2 days ago2d

Posted by snytiger6
LINKLeaked investigation into New Zealand's ARISE Church reveals widespread abuse
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General & Hellos
2 weeks ago2w

Posted by anglophone
The numbskulls and idiots in Australian and New Zealand sport are equating the removal of prejudice against LGBT people with the promotion of Christianity:
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Beer and craft brewing
2 weeks ago2w

Posted by Zealandia
Those were the days….Air New Zealand serving beer in the 1960’s. God that bloke was happy, probably because it was after 6pm and all the pubs on the ground would be closed. I was too young for the six o’clock swill, when jokers drank as much ...
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Beer and craft brewing
3 weeks ago3w

Posted by Zealandia
Vintage beer photo from New Zealand, in the 1940’s. I’ll try and find an earlier one when I get a moment. PS: This is also real.
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Progressives, Socialists, and Black Lives Matter
3 weeks ago3w

Posted by Zealandia
How can Government eradicate smoking? By legally escalating the age limit for buying cigarettes:
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World Music
3 weeks ago3w

Posted by Marionville
Today we have a truly international and multi ethnic musical mash-up…east meets west experience. A collaborative effort between - Swedish House Mafia - Don’t You Worry Child (Khushnuma) featuring Shweta Subram and The Piano guys (cello/piano)....
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The Best of Late Night & News
4 weeks ago4w

Posted by phxbillcee
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert - Meanwhile... Drew Barrymore Loves The Rain | New Zealand's Public Pooping Law
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General & Hellos
1 month ago1m

Posted by Marionville
🇮🇪 🍀 CONGRATULATIONS IRELAND! 2- 1 Series Win against All Blacks on New Zealand soil, elevates them to Best Team In The World status in Rugby Union! 🏉 New Zealand 22-32 Ireland: Sensational visitors claim remarkable 2-1 series win ...
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Science, Health & History Tidbits
1 month ago1m

Posted by glennlab
It's not just Yellowstone that is a cause for worldwide concern. New Zealand also has a super volcano to watch @tinkercreek
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News & Links
Jun 30Jun 30

Posted by snytiger6
LINKNew Zealand police have classified the Proud Boys as a terrorist organization : NPR
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Hippie Land -
Jun 21Jun 21

Posted by rogerbenham
Visions of Johanna - Bob Dylan "Best Dillon ever" someone commented. I do not agree.
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World Music
Jun 21Jun 21

Posted by Marionville
I don’t usually post twice in the same day in this group…however a post….namely George Gershwin’s Summertime from Porgy & Bess…in the Music Fans group got me thinking about my favourite version of this well covered song. I have to admit ...
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Posts
Jun 21Jun 21

Posted by OldGoat43
INTERNATIONAL CANNBIS NEWS6/21/2022 Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha said he expects lawmakers to pass a bill to penalize recreational marijuana use soon. 🥵 LINK: Colombian ...
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Traditional and Folkmusic
Jun 19Jun 19

Posted by FrayedBear
A new resource?
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Gun Control Now
May 31May 31

Posted by SeaGreenEyez
Trudeau introduces legislation to freeze handgun sales in Canada | USA TODAY - YouTube
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Posts
May 25May 25

Posted by OldGoat43
INTERNATIONAL CANNABIS NEWS5/25/2022 Argentinian President Alberto Fernández announced the enactment of a medical cannabis and hemp law. LINK: Canada's health minister met with ...
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News & Links
May 23May 23

Posted by snytiger6
LINKSacramento 'Gas for Guns' buyback program runs out of gift cards in under 1 hour : NPR
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Posts
May 12May 12

Posted by OldGoat43
INTERNATIONAL CANNABIS NEWS5/12/2022 Zimbabwean President Emmerson Dambudzo Mnangagwa spoke about the construction of a medical cannabis processing facility. LINK: Trinidad and ...
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Posts
May 6May 6

Posted by OldGoat43
INTERNATIONAL CANNABIS NEWS5/6/2022 Germany's health minister said the government will unveil a cannabis legalization plan in the second half of this year. LINK: New Zealand's ...
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Posts
May 6May 6

Posted by OldGoat43
CANNABIS IN INTERNATIONAL Germany's health minister said the government will unveil a cannabis legalization plan in the second half of this year. LINK: New Zealand's Parliament approved legislation to ...
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Philosophy & Meaning
Apr 28Apr 28

Posted by Mcflewster
IMO The most important word of the DECADE is " awareness ' . I.e NOT "WOKE" . This latter word is too ambiguous . Reason : Awareness "switches on" science. Which is your word of the last decade?
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Religion & Spirituality
Apr 26Apr 26

Posted by raymondahult
I appreciated the replies to my post concerning the promotion of my blog site to fellow members. With a couple of exceptions, it didn’t seem to bother most respondents. I now understand, however, that my invitation could have been delayed until I ...
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COVID CULT
Apr 20Apr 20

Posted by BDair
Safe and Effective - About 98 percent of all confirmed COVID “cases” in New Zealand occurred when most of the country was already vaccinated. One case study out of New Zealand supports the findings of the new study, revealing that COVID shots ...
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Just for Laughs
Apr 17Apr 17

Posted by MichelleGar1
More Easter memes 🤣🤣🤣
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Posts
Apr 11Apr 11

Posted by OldGoat43
INTERNATIONAL CANNABIS NEWS4/11/2022 Six terminally ill Canadian cancer patients received the country's first legally produced psilocybin as part of therapy to treat end-of-life anxiety. LINK: ...
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Movie Actors & Actresses Fans
Apr 7Apr 7

Posted by Ray13
Born on April 7: Actor Russell Crowe, born in 1964 in Wellington, New Zealand. And, James Garner, born in 1928 in Norman, Oklahoma. D:2014 News program obituary:
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Posts
Apr 1Apr 1

Posted by OldGoat43
INTERNATIONAL CANNABIS NEWS4/1/2022 Mexico's Senate president spoke about efforts to craft a marijuana legalization bill. LINK: New Zealand's House speaker said officials are "weeding...
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News & Links
Mar 28Mar 28

Posted by snytiger6
LINKMisinformation is stopping renewable energy projects : NPR
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Cheesy Jokes
Mar 22Mar 22

Posted by Zealandia
New Zealand is one of the remotest countries in the world. In fact, on average, we have about three remotes per household.
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This Day In History
Mar 12Mar 12

Posted by Marionville
12th March 1642…Historic Event: Abel Tasman is the first European to sight New Zealand, viewing the north-west coast of the South Island.
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Posts
Mar 4Mar 4

Posted by OldGoat43
INTERNATIONAL CANNABIS NEWS3/4/2022 New Zealand's Ministry of Health approved medical cannabis flower for use in the form of tea. LINK: South Africa's Constitutional Court heard ...
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COVID CULT
Feb 28Feb 28

Posted by BDair
Narrative 2.0 coming soon to a country near you. 'Court strikes down New Zealand vaccine mandate' -
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Science, Health & History Tidbits
Feb 18Feb 18

Posted by gsiamne
Rare Baby Ghost Shark Found Off New Zealand:
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News & Links
Feb 16Feb 16

Posted by snytiger6
LINKNew Zealand passes law banning conversion therapy : NPR
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Posts
Feb 15Feb 15

Posted by OldGoat43
INTERNATIONAL CANNABIS NEWS2/15/2022 The UK Labour Party's shadow justice secretary said his party would consider enacting a policy of "naming and shaming" people convicted of buying illegal drugs if it were to control the ...
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News & Links
Feb 14Feb 14

Posted by puff
So protesters in NZ are accused of using "intimidation and harassment" WTF do these "5 eyes" mungbean leaders think the protests are about? Something about how the mandates and accompanying coercion to comply equates intimidation and harassment me ...
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News & Links
Feb 13Feb 13

Posted by puff
Has Barry removed his art from Spotify yet as he threatened?
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This Day In History
Feb 12Feb 12

Posted by Marionville
12th February 1777…🇳🇿 Captain James Cook arrives at Queen Charlotte Sound, New Zealand, aboard HMS Resolution on his third voyage to the Pacific.
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Posts
Feb 10Feb 10

Posted by OldGoat43
INTERNATIONAL CANNABIS NEWS2/10/2022 Israel's justice minister published draft regulations to further decriminalize marijuana. LINK: Malta's minister for equality, research and ...
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This Day In History
Feb 6Feb 6

Posted by Marionville
6th February 1952…🇬🇧 Queen Elizabeth II ascends the throne on the death of her father King George VI, and is proclaimed Queen and Head of State of The United Kingdom and the British Commonwealth realm, which included Canada, Australia and New...
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News & Links
Jan 30Jan 30

Posted by puff
Quite a bizarre situation she finds herself in
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Pets and wildlife
Jan 29Jan 29

Posted by Cast1es
Saw an article stating a New Zealand team of scientists were doing DNA testing in the waters of Loch Ness , to determine what creatures live in the loch , and possibly more information on the Loch Ness monster . The team headed by Gemmel , collected ...
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Legalize Cannabis Nationwide/Worldwide
Jan 27Jan 27

Posted by OldGoat43
MORE MEDICAL CANNABIS NEWS1/27/2022 Israeli Science Discovery Clinical Trial: Cannabis-Infused Eye Drops Effectively Treat Rare Form of Dystonia Investigators concluded, "Medical cannabis can be an effective and safe treatment ...
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News & Links
Jan 15Jan 15

Posted by snytiger6
LINKVolcano erupts in Pacific, West Coast under tsunami advisory
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Progressives, Socialists, and Black Lives Matter
Dec 14, 2021Dec 2021

Posted by Killtheskyfairy
The state that continues to elect this twat wants help…
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This Day In History
Dec 13, 2021Dec 2021

Posted by Marionville
13th December 1642…Historic Discovery: Dutch explorer Abel Tasman sights the South Island of present day New Zealand; initially he calls it Staten Landt and changes it a year later to Nieuw Zeeland.
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Movie Lovers
Nov 30, 2021Nov 2021

Posted by tinkercreek
One of the best films I've seen in a while - of course it's New Zealand!
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Posts
Nov 26, 2021Nov 2021

Posted by OldGoat43
INTERNATIONAL CANNABIS NEWS11/26/2021 New Zealand lawmakers passed a bill to legalize drug checking services. LINK: Lithuanian lawmakers defeated an amendment to decriminalize ...
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World Music
Nov 19, 2021Nov 2021

Posted by Marionville
I’m taking us down to New Zealand tonight to experience a fearsome Maori battle song called Tai Kangata which translated into English means the gruesome - “Eats People” - and reflects the ancient Maori tradition of eating the flesh of their ...
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Posts
Nov 19, 2021Nov 2021

Posted by OldGoat43
INTERNATIONAL CANNABIS NEWS11/19/2021 A working group of parties in Germany's incoming government coalition have agreed to a plan to legalize marijuana. They will also allow drug checking services as a broader harm reduction ...
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Photography
Nov 12, 2021Nov 2021

Posted by Coffeo
Landscapes — 1. Melville Caves, Victoria, Australia, 1974. 2. Bradford-on-Avon, England, 1998. 3. Rotorua Whakarewarewa Thermal Village, New Zealand, 2001.
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Quotes
Oct 17, 2021Oct 2021

Posted by Marionville
“Love is not love which alters when it alteration finds, or bends with the remover to remove: Oh no! it is an ever fixed mark that looks on tempests and is never shaken”……………… William Shakespeare - excerpt from sonnet 116 (my ...
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Silly, Random & Fun
Oct 16, 2021Oct 2021

Posted by xenoview
Christchurch: New Zealand city parts ways with its wizard
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Posts
Oct 4, 2021Oct 2021

Posted by OldGoat43
INTERNATIONAL CANNABIS NEWS10/4/2021 New Zealand's health minister blamed the medical cannabis industry for patients' lack of access. LINK: Spain's Senate rejected legislation to ...
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Posts
Sep 30, 2021Sep 2021

Posted by FrayedBear
Thought that I'd lost you all. I kept getting a message "502 Bad Gateway" & nothing else. Thoughts flashed through my mind - How will my day go? - without crossing words with @Marionville, @davers, @Charlene, - stirring @Barjoe 's anti ...
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Legalize Cannabis Nationwide/Worldwide
Sep 30, 2021Sep 2021

Posted by OldGoat43
CANNABIS IN SCIENCE & HEALTH9/30/2021 A review concluded that "in multiple animal models of epilepsy, CBD was shown to improve cognition" and that "studies in humans demonstrate neutral or positive effects of CBD on cognition in ...
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Tales from the Lockdown
Sep 21, 2021Sep 2021

Posted by FrayedBear
NZ also has its share of them or is this a breed of its own??
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Music, Movies & Books
Sep 21, 2021Sep 2021

Posted by Beowulfsfriend
Marlon Williams Come to Me. A newbie to me. I heard this song on the New Zealand show Brokenwood Mysteries.
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Paleontology, Archeology, and Anthropology
Sep 20, 2021Sep 2021

Posted by BirdMan1
Giant Penguin Of New Zealand:
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General & Hellos
Sep 20, 2021Sep 2021

Posted by mischl
A 42-year-old New Zealand woman has opened a new brothel - one that's run as an ethical enterprise. The author-turned-unlikely madam is a firm believer women should have complete control over their bodies, and wants to see the industry operate in...
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This Day In History
Sep 19, 2021Sep 2021

Posted by Marionville
19th September 1893…🇳🇿 New Zealand Gives Women the Vote: New Zealand becomes the first country to grant all women the vote.
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Paleontology, Archeology, and Anthropology
Sep 16, 2021Sep 2021

Posted by bobwjr
LINKKids discover giant penguin’s fossil skeleton in New Zealand | Live Science
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This Day In History
Sep 3, 2021Sep 2021

Posted by Marionville
3rd September 1939…World War II: Great Britain declares war on Germany after invasion of Poland. France follows six hours later, quickly joined by Australia, New Zealand, South Africa and Canada.
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News & Links
Sep 3, 2021Sep 2021

Posted by barjoe
LINKNew Zealand Police Kill Extremist Inspired By ISIS - Reuters
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Photography
Aug 27, 2021Aug 2021

Posted by Coffeo
Landscapes — 1. Aerial view of Warneet and Rutherford Inlet, Victoria, Australia, 2012. 2. Near Big Colin, County Antrim, Northern Ireland, 1963. 3. Hollyford Valley, New Zealand, 1977.
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News & Links
Aug 17, 2021Aug 2021

Posted by Druvius
How utterly bizarre, a nation where the government and citizens do what needs to be done to prevent the spread of a horrible disease. Something Americans can only dream of. New Zealand enters nationwide lockdown over one Covid case:
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Singles/Mingle/Chat
Aug 8, 2021Aug 2021

Posted by tinkercreek
My collection for the day, ending with my dear granddaughter enjoying surprise snow this morning in New Zealand, on her 3rd birthday!
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Out Of The Illusion
Aug 8, 2021Aug 2021

Posted by William_Mary
U.S. Has Worst Health Care Despite Spending the Most On It Graded across 71 performance measures, the U.S. ranked last on access to care, administrative efficiency, equity, and health care outcomes. The nations surveyed in the analysis were ...
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Music Fans
Aug 5, 2021Aug 2021

Posted by Ray13
I just listened to Emily Linge on YouTube sing a Cover of Shadowside, originally made by the group a-ha.
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General & Hellos
Jul 15, 2021Jul 2021

Posted by tinkercreek
We may be headed for a bad cold & flu season, too:
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Posts
Jul 13, 2021Jul 2021

Posted by radishes2
These 2 pictures were taken by me in Hawkes bay NewZealand. They are a startling example of lenticular or wave clouds being generating off a range of mountains to the west of my particular position in Hastings. The wind rises on the face of the ...
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This Day In History
Jul 10, 2021Jul 2021

Posted by Marionville
10th July 1985…French foreign intelligence agents blow up the Greenpeace boat “Rainbow Warrior” in Auckland harbour, New Zealand to prevent it interfering with French nuclear tests in the South Pacific. Dutch photographer Fernando Pereira is ...
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COVID-19
Jul 8, 2021Jul 2021

Posted by UrsiMajor
The more things change, the more they stay the same.
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News & Links
Jul 6, 2021Jul 2021

Posted by HippieChick58
LINKIceland ran the world's largest trial of a shorter work week. The results will (not) shock you.
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aussie sceptics
Jun 29, 2021Jun 2021

Posted by FrayedBear
How good is Australia?
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Metal music
Jun 29, 2021Jun 2021

Posted by Garf
I've listened to music from all over the shop, now it's New Zealand's turn.... Alien Weaponry - Kai Tangata
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Health & Happiness
Jun 21, 2021Jun 2021

Posted by Tourirst
Don and Ron The Con. At best, these two are average intelligence. They lack the vision and brainpower to create extraordinary accomplishments, something they cannot do. Ron kept his state open so people from all over North America could go party and ...
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Progressives, Socialists, and Black Lives Matter
Jun 19, 2021Jun 2021

Posted by phxbillcee
'A disaster in the making': Critics warn bipartisan infrastructure plan 'would facilitate a Wall Street takeover'
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CLASSIC ROCK RULES
Jun 17, 2021Jun 2021

Posted by Marionville
Pink Floyd. - See Emily Play.
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Photography
Jun 16, 2021Jun 2021

Posted by Coffeo
Landscapes — 1. Between Cape Schank and Flinders, Victoria, Australia, 1975. 2. Brantry Lough, Couty Fermanagh, Northern Ireland, 1970. 3. Sandfly Point at the end of the Milford Track, New Zealand, 1977. The boat is coming to take our group ...
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The Best of Late Night & News
Jun 14, 2021Jun 2021

Posted by phxbillcee
Prison Heat: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)
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Cheesy Jokes
Jun 10, 2021Jun 2021

Posted by Zealandia
I used to be good at Roman Numerals but I’ve forgotten how to write 1, 1000, 51, 6, 500 – IM LIVID X Factor: The original Roman sun cream
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Singles/Mingle/Chat
Jun 7, 2021Jun 2021

Posted by tinkercreek
A very timely bit of information!
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Photography
Jun 6, 2021Jun 2021

Posted by Coffeo
Landscapes — 1. By the bay, Elwood, Victoria, Australia, 2015. 2. Tupare Gardens, New Plymouth, New Zealand, 2001. 3. Lynmouth, Devon, England, 2012.
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COVID-19
Jun 2, 2021Jun 2021

Posted by BDair
I believe that the US and New Zealand are the only countries that allow pharmaceutical corporations to advertise medications. Big Pharma accounts for, I believe, up to about 70% of all media advertising revenue in the U.S. which is why they control ...
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Jewish by Culture
May 31, 2021May 2021

Posted by sassygirl3869
I just met a man who I am now dating. Surprise!!! He is Jewish. Why I ask myself? We have much in common. He hasn't dated Jewish women and I've only dated one Jewish guy. Whats going on here? I have absolutely no idea! New for both of us!!!!!! ...
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This Day In History
May 29, 2021May 2021

Posted by Marionville
29th May 1919...Albert Einstein’s Theory of Relativity, that when light passes through a large body, gravity will bend the rays confirmed by Arthur Eddington’s expedition to photograph a solar eclipse on the island of Principe in West Africa. ...
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Religion & Spirituality
May 25, 2021May 2021

Posted by GeorgeRocheleau
I know I am not supposed to make fun of the handicapped, but sometimes I just can't help myself...
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News & Links
May 18, 2021May 2021

Posted by snytiger6
LINKNew Zealand Pastor: My “Essential” Religion is Preventing a “Socialist State” | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
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Science, Health & History Tidbits
May 12, 2021May 2021

Posted by phxbillcee
A hidden continent birthed a new subduction zone near New Zealand
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Posts
May 10, 2021May 2021

Posted by OldGoat43
INTERNATIONAL CANNABIS NEWS5/10/2021 The attorney general of the Bahamas said a revised medical cannabis bill is close to being filed. LINK: New Zealand's health minister said there ...
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World Music
Apr 25, 2021Apr 2021

Posted by Marionville
I’ve decided to head down to the Southern Hemisphere and New Zealand today with a Maori song from Maisey Rika. - Tangaroa Whakamautai. A song of the sea accompanied by a beautiful scenic video.
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Memes R Us
Apr 21, 2021Apr 2021

Posted by Adam_Metal
These for any Aussies / New Zealanders on here 😁 my handiwork
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Photography
Apr 17, 2021Apr 2021

Posted by Coffeo
Landscapes — 1. Mapleton, Queensland, Australia, 2013. 2. Ilfracombe, Devon, England, 2012. 3. Maraetae, Auckland, New Zealand, 2001.
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Posts
Apr 12, 2021Apr 2021

Posted by OldGoat43
CANNABIS INTERNATIONAL4/12/2021 Ukraine legalized some cannabis extracts and synthetic cannabinoid medicines. LINK: The New Zealand government permanently legalized drug checking ...
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aussie sceptics
Apr 10, 2021Apr 2021

Posted by Triphid
Our little group kind of reminds me of when, back in the late 80's -early 90's, I started a Citizen's Band Radio Group known as the A.M.O.S. (A Mantle of Safety) Club. Its initial intention was to be a group/club of like-minded people getting ...
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General & Hellos
Apr 2, 2021Apr 2021

Posted by mischl
Here's a self-described "ethical pimp" who left the U.S. to live in a country that is more free. Pointing out that, until we get religion and money out of politics, the U.S. is not nearly as free as some politicians would have us believe. ...
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Mar 30, 2021Mar 2021

Posted by radishes2
As a glider pilot I find the spectacular images of clouds fascinating, Particularly with these two pictures I took of the lenticular clouds shown, they form off mountain ranges which direct the wind to rise suddenly , form a sausage cloud and sink ...
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Just for Laughs
Mar 29, 2021Mar 2021

Posted by bobwjr
That is the real step
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