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    Posted: 6 hours 42 minutes ago at 20:27
Originally posted by Finnforest Finnforest wrote:

For our Canadian members, my thoughts and prayers are with you. 

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Ditto! My sentiments goes to all the families too. Heart 
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For our Canadian members, my thoughts and prayers are with you. 

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http://empirenews.net/hollywood-shocker-gilligans-island-star-discovered-to-be-zodiac-killer/#.VBpXMYbckss.facebook

the professor was busy

evidently this is a spoof and not true


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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Dean Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: September 16 2014 at 03:31
^ both those were on FB days ago (yeah, that's my only source of news these days).

Of course the U2 give-away thing is a cynical move by Apple to get more people to sign-up to iTunes to get their bank details, this is directly related to Appal Pay which has the potential of netting Apple billions world-wide.




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Oh, there's another fun one - Kanye makes an ass out himself.

Anyone else pays attention to Yahoo! News?
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"People tell you life is short. ... No, it's not. Life is long. Especially if you make the wrong decisions." - Chris Rock
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote rushfan4 Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: September 12 2014 at 14:02
Originally posted by Blacksword Blacksword wrote:

Originally posted by Argonaught Argonaught wrote:


Originally posted by Blacksword Blacksword wrote:

 
I think Alex Salmond (leader of the SNP) would like nothing more than to jump into bed with Brussels. Which ironically is the mirror opposite of independence..

He has also said that he wants NATO membership, but doesn't want the UK's nuclear weapons on Scottish soil. I'm sorry, but the man is a tw*t.

If Scotland were to leave the UK, would England deport Tony Blair?


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Apparently, Scotland is voting on a referendum to separate from the UK next week.  This CNN writer wrote an opinion piece that says that the US should petition to replace Scotland in the UK if Scotland does vote to leave the UK.  http://www.cnn.com/2014/09/12/opinion/wheeler-scotland-referendum/index.html?hpt=hp_c2 
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I think he's only God for a year and then obviously the title goes back to Phi Collins and he can bestow it on some other Prog Noble.

By the way is there a Prog or Music News thread as I wondered whether this belonged here before I posted?




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Originally posted by Padraic Padraic wrote:

If Gabriel is God then I'm Richard Dawkins.

If Gabriel is Prog God then I'm a deist.


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If Gabriel is God then I'm Richard Dawkins.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote The T Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: September 12 2014 at 08:57
Everyone knows the only prog god is Phil Collins.  This was rigged. 
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Dean Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: September 12 2014 at 07:47
While all the winners of the awards are undoubtedly deserved, the categories themselves look like a collection of "Quick, before they die" awards.


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Peter Gabriel named Prog God

http://prog.teamrock.com/news/2014-09-11/prog-awards-2014-winners-in-full


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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote akamaisondufromage Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: September 11 2014 at 13:37
Except that UN and NATO are organisations and Putin is a raving lunatic.
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Originally posted by The Dark Elf The Dark Elf wrote:

Originally posted by Dayvenkirq Dayvenkirq wrote:

http://news.yahoo.com/eu-gives-russia-sanctions-ultimatum-233250577.html

It appears that Putin doesn't really seem to give a damn about sanctions at all. He is ignoring UN and NATO. What is he trying to accomplish?


Could be he is a genuine megalomaniac,   no longer able to discern reality, and he only operates through the filter of his own perceived omnipotence.

The exact same thing could be said about the UN and NATO though Ermm


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Originally posted by The T The T wrote:

Being a police officer in the US allows you to kill without punishment, steal without consequences, touch people without any shame, and retire with a pension without having done sh*t (or, actually, even having done a lot of bad sh*t). 


If you check in with independent media you'll find horror stories every week of US police killing people, kicking family pets to death, SWAT raiding innocent peoples homes, sending armed response units into orgnanic farmers markets, arresting Amish at gunpoint for selling unpasteurised milk at the roadside, threatening children selling lemonade for charity.

It goes on. It's often caught on film too, and no one really gives a f***ing sh*t. They will if it happened to them of course, but until then, it's all lies and conspiracy theories. Oh well.

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We have the South Yorks Police over here who are (or have been) famous for pretty much the same things.  (Give a man a uniform)

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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote The T Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: September 10 2014 at 16:11
Being a police officer in the US allows you to kill without punishment, steal without consequences, touch people without any shame, and retire with a pension without having done sh*t (or, actually, even having done a lot of bad sh*t). 
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