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more road tolls in the UK (Pgs: 1 2) 26-12-2012 26 Dec 2012 22:24 Replies: 20 Views: 649
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Christmas Eve vs. Christmas Day (Pgs: 1 2 3) 26-12-2012 26 Dec 2012 20:34 Replies: 56 Views: 2,147
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Firefighters shot and killed in NY, WTF America? 25-12-2012 25 Dec 2012 19:16 Replies: 18 Views: 727
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Speed cameras to be switched off in birmingham 25-12-2012 25 Dec 2012 17:50 Replies: 15 Views: 796
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Census: from 2001-2011, Muslims have almost doubled from 1.5 million to 2.7 million (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5) 25-12-2012 25 Dec 2012 11:18 Replies: 99 Views: 4,378
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US NRA - "Good guys with guns to stop bad guys with guns" 25-12-2012 25 Dec 2012 0:29 Replies: 19 Views: 833
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Argentina angry over British government renaming part of Antarctica (Pgs: 1 2) 24-12-2012 24 Dec 2012 19:00 Replies: 25 Views: 1,040
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2012 in review 24-12-2012 24 Dec 2012 12:57 Replies: 0 Views: 311
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Metro Protective 24-12-2012 24 Dec 2012 9:13 Replies: 0 Views: 113
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Amazon to start sales 9am Christmas Day 24-12-2012 24 Dec 2012 0:48 Replies: 17 Views: 999
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World Population has grown by more than 5 billion since 1912! 24-12-2012 24 Dec 2012 0:09 Replies: 19 Views: 1,142
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Doomsday 23-12-2012 23 Dec 2012 20:24 Replies: 15 Views: 529
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Guns in the US - Do you agree with this reasoning? 23-12-2012 23 Dec 2012 17:18 Replies: 3 Views: 225
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"Since the outrage that shocked the world, another 500 Americans have died...." 23-12-2012 23 Dec 2012 15:34 Replies: 0 Views: 219
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Did the US really "save our ass" in WW2? (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 23-12-2012 23 Dec 2012 11:50 Replies: 129 Views: 8,117
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The Daily Mail covers "Black Friday" 23-12-2012 23 Dec 2012 10:42 Replies: 19 Views: 1,348
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Flooding in the UK 23-12-2012 23 Dec 2012 8:44 Replies: 4 Views: 284
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Mob in Pakistan beat man to death for blasphemy... (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5) 23-12-2012 23 Dec 2012 5:48 Replies: 83 Views: 3,044
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the great gun control fallacy: debunking myths about gun control 23-12-2012 23 Dec 2012 1:55 Replies: 9 Views: 672
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Do you reckon you could spot a psycho killer? (Pgs: 1 2) 23-12-2012 23 Dec 2012 1:21 Replies: 26 Views: 978
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Migrants to Britain are more successful than elsewhere (Pgs: 1 2 3) 23-12-2012 23 Dec 2012 0:07 Replies: 50 Views: 1,382
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Mayan prophecies 22-12-2012 22 Dec 2012 15:27 Replies: 2 Views: 224
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NRA calls for guns to protect schools 22-12-2012 22 Dec 2012 12:17 Replies: 4 Views: 249
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Adam lanza was a result of evil culture 22-12-2012 22 Dec 2012 2:45 Replies: 2 Views: 401
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Yet another Mass shooting in America... 22-12-2012 21 Dec 2012 23:51 Replies: 19 Views: 717
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Why do people condemn Wikileaks (Pgs: 1 2) 21-12-2012 21 Dec 2012 22:38 Replies: 29 Views: 1,265
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Gun control is not enough (Pgs: 1 2 3 4) 21-12-2012 21 Dec 2012 22:22 Replies: 65 Views: 3,077
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Poll: Government flip flops, porn will be blocked by default (Pgs: 1 2 3 4) 21-12-2012 21 Dec 2012 19:48 Replies: 70 Views: 10,735
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11 year old school girl brutally raped for hours (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 21-12-2012 21 Dec 2012 15:24 Replies: 158 Views: 12,349
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Eagle hunting a small child :O (Pgs: 1 2) 21-12-2012 21 Dec 2012 13:47 Replies: 22 Views: 853
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End of the world this Friday? (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 21-12-2012 21 Dec 2012 13:17 Replies: 127 Views: 5,192
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"Trojan Horse" Cancer treatment completely eliminates prostate cancer in mice. 21-12-2012 21 Dec 2012 13:11 Replies: 4 Views: 611
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Neon Roberts 21-12-2012 21 Dec 2012 12:55 Replies: 0 Views: 219
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Schools close as precaution to Mayan apocalypse rumours.... 20-12-2012 20 Dec 2012 22:53 Replies: 1 Views: 454
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Earthquake rocks scotland 20-12-2012 20 Dec 2012 22:14 Replies: 4 Views: 438
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Upcoming Bin Laden movie criticized for implying torture helped catch Bin Laden 20-12-2012 20 Dec 2012 20:33 Replies: 2 Views: 349
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Crazy Road Rage! 20-12-2012 20 Dec 2012 16:54 Replies: 4 Views: 584
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Calling someone a "Nazi" because they're German, racist? (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 20-12-2012 20 Dec 2012 14:49 Replies: 166 Views: 7,429
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