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Gorilla Shot Dead at Cincinnati Zoo After Child Climbs in Enclosure
Sat May 28, 2016
In reply to: Ronald Arias #64 The zoo was at fault. Lets assume for a second that there was a large group of people watching the gorilla. The child momentarily slipped away from his parents and then somehow snuck under a barrier and through a gap while they were desperately looking for him. I …
New Images Show U.S. Forces Helping to Fight ISIS in Northern Syria
Fri May 27, 2016
In reply to: EvilRook #3 I was looking at an earlier picture and the special forces appeared to have a weapon I've not seen before. Looked like some type of automatic fire grenade launcher. Anyone know what it is? Looks "state of the art".
A Possible Cellphone Link to Cancer? A Rat Study Launches New Debate
Fri May 27, 2016
In reply to: Rex-1306908 #2 A friend of mine who has since died from ampular (bile duct) cancer, was convinced the Blackberry on his right side belt continuously checking and receiving e-mails was responsible for the cancer. Can't say whether or not his speculation was true as cancer did appe …
Stalagmite Rings Made by Neanderthals, Study Finds
Wed May 25, 2016
Amazed that someone on this board hasn't brought religion into the discussion but then again 175,000 years is a lot longer than the creationist 6,000 year belief. On a more serious note, the arranging of concretions in an organized manner would indicate some manner of community possibly the older, " …
Buckingham Palace Intruder Dennis Hennessy Is a Convicted Murderer: Prosecutors
Fri May 20, 2016
In reply to: Bonnie Akridge #1 9 years for smashing a man's skull into small fragments and then stomping on it. Ain't justice grand? Or is a 17 year old unable to be tried as an adult in the UK?
'They're Back': Hordes of Tiny Red Crabs Carpet California Beaches
Tue May 17, 2016
In reply to: Andy Cyde #1 "Alo Pierre"...what is the special du jour tonight"? "Tonight monsieur, we have bouillabaise a la Newport made from a recent catch of crab rouge fresh from our own California beaches".
Russia Calls New U.S. Missile Shield in Romania a 'Direct Threat'
Thu May 12, 2016
In reply to: Chris Vivona #2 The Aegis THAAD system is seen by Russia as a threat which abrogates the 70 year MAD (mutually assured destruction) idea which has prevented nuclear war (everything/everyone would be destroyed). If the THAAD is being deployed to deter threats from Iran and ludicro …
Trump Slams Hillary Clinton as 'Nasty, Mean Enabler' of Husband's Affairs
Sat May 7, 2016
In reply to: Reno Blue #176 Only a despicable human being would make hay from the transgressions of others. Many ordinary people have challenges in their spousal relationships which cause some to fracture and others to remain for whatever reason be it their kids or sadly economic circumstance …
Fort McMurray Wildfire: 80,000 Evacuated Over Out-of-Control Blaze
Wed May 4, 2016
In reply to: PWD-725320 #3 The region is covered in lodge pole pines with many dried out from previous fires in the region. This time though it's the city which is affected. I recall in the past that Highway 63 was closed because of a serious fire south of town. These circumstances have been …
Holy Fire: Millions of Russian Christians Embrace Ritual
Mon May 2, 2016
In reply to: Fred Brown #3 Bet nobody at Burning Man is sporting bling like the Patriarch of Moscow. Guess wearing all that glitter gives him acumen and validity.
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