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Ah, memories... what an awesome band.

I remember getting totally plastered at one of their gigs in Victoria, with a certain +Dwayne Holmberg​.

Enjoy your retirement, gents, you've earned it.

Facebook post announces influential Victoria band No Means No has decided to exit the stage after a career that spanned nearly four decades.
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Sad to hear they're retiring, but they definitely had a good run.

For the rest, all I'll say is I'm glad that was before the advent of social media. Anything more might be incriminating.

Damn, it was fun, though. If it happened.
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Waiting for the reviews, but I'm seriously considering the Moto Z Play as my next phone. I currently use a Moto X Play and I'm very happy with it, but these mods are very, very cool. 
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The mods look really cool, but they sure are pricey! 
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What a beautiful work of art. Sadly, it's a wee bit on the pricey side, and as +Carina Hunt pointed out, the number of people who would actually get it that we're likely to run into could be counted on one hand.
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Ugh, some British Columbians are so gullible.

Clark had no desire to introduce the 15% foreign buyers tax... He own MLAs are on record saying that foreign buyers aren't a problem and that the realty market can regulate itself.

So she finally relents to public pressure, and her approval ratings go up? She gets a bump in her numbers for reluctantly doing what the public asked her to do?

Ugh, as previously stated. 
British Columbia Premier Christy Clark’s approval rating has jumped seven points since her government introduced a 15 per cent tax on foreign homebuyers this summer in attempt to cool Vancouver’s hot housing market, an Angus Reid Institute poll revealed Thursday.
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I think its a bogus poll. Our new pc premier had the same type of result. An increase. A pc premier in an ndp stronghold and from what I can tell he hasn't done anything at all and we're well beyond his 100 days. It's convince the sheep day. 
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I know some people aren't too happy about the whitewashing of GitS - myself included - but looking past that, these little snippets do look intriguing. 
Check out 3 brief, ten-second Ghost in the Shell teasers, which offers a glimpse at the upcoming live action take on the classic Kodansha Comics manga.
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+Mat Brown +Carina Hunt​ used to have a bunch of Cornelius albums. 
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That would be pretty awesome. 
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Obi Wan Kenobi, the Jedi version of David Attenborough. Drunk on blue milk.
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+Carina Hunt​, were you aware of this? 
Video streaming service Shomi announced Monday it will shut down at the end of November, two years after it launched.
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As the new releaseas became centered around 2005, on the wall the writing.
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And a handful of frowny faces. 
“🔥🔥🔥🔥 🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥 🔥🔥🔥🔥 Paris accord, 🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥 🔥🔥🔥 over 1980 levels,” reads the IPCC report entitled Climate Action Needed: How Earth’s Atmosphere 🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥.
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+Robert Schultz​ yuh-huh! 
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Textbook definition of idiot.
A man has been sentenced to one year in jail for calling in a bomb threat at the Kelowna airport in an attempt to delay his flight.
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Couple of bricks short...
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To equate the two, even remotely, shows just how out of touch Trost is. What an idiot. 
Conservative Party leadership hopeful Brad Trost spoke at an event in Toronto Wednesday protesting the new Ontario sexual education curriculum, during which he drew comparisons between the curriculum and residential schools for Indigenous children.
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Funny, they've had similar sex ed in Saskatchewan for over a decade. No increase in sex crimes by youths.
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This is awesome, and for a great cause!
Usually these shirts are exclusive to 501st members, but for a limited time, and as part of this charity drive, they're offering them to the general public.

+Carina Hunt and I are big fans of the 501st and all the fantastic work they do... this is for a great cause, and you get a wicked T-shirt out of the deal. What's not to like?!
#501stLegion #badguysdoinggood 
Help Support Make-A-Wish® Hello friends, family and fellow legionnaires. <br><br> Recently, the 501st Legion announced our commitment to a first-of-its kind international endowment in a unique partnership with Make‐A‐Wish: The 501st Legion Make-A‐Wish Endowment Fund. This endowment fund will help Make-A-Wish grant wishes to children diagnosed with life-threatening medical conditions worldwide with a goal of raising $150,000 through Legion fundra...
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BTW, the Aurebesh reads "Vader's Fist".

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