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The Olympics finishes Sunday and not a minute too soon.

The Olympics finishes Sunday and not a minute too soon.

Old Feb 26th 2010, 12:15 am
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Default Re: The Olympics finishes Sunday and not a minute too soon.

Originally Posted by Oink View Post
I'll be glad when the Olympics are finally over, Vancouver calms down, roads and parking open up and Canada can stop all this rah rah flag waving, aren't we great bollox and get back the quiet insecure lot they really are. Roll on Sunday.
I miss my normal shows.
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Old Feb 26th 2010, 12:17 am
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I miss my normal shows.
On CTV? Bloody hell.
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Old Feb 26th 2010, 12:18 am
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Originally Posted by Novocastrian View Post
Just in time for the 2012 debacle? I think not.
Ah, but will the Canadian press slate 2012 as the Brit press has slated this?
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Old Feb 26th 2010, 12:19 am
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Yes, but there's no need for that, I had to wait 20mins last Saturday just to get a seat at my favourite conveyor-belt sushi bar. I just want to get some peace and quiet back.
Give over, it's 3 weeks out your life
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Old Feb 26th 2010, 12:26 am
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Ah, but will the Canadian press slate 2012 as the Brit press has slated this?

No need, they can just syndicate a few articles from the British papers!
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Old Feb 26th 2010, 12:32 am
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No need, they can just syndicate a few articles from the British papers!
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Old Feb 26th 2010, 12:49 am
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Default Re: The Olympics finishes Sunday and not a minute too soon.

Originally Posted by Oink View Post
I'll be glad when the Olympics are finally over, Vancouver calms down, roads and parking open up and Canada can stop all this rah rah flag waving, aren't we great bollox and get back the quiet insecure lot they really are. Roll on Sunday.
The Paralympics starts on the 12th don't forget.
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Old Feb 26th 2010, 12:52 am
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The Paralympics starts on the 12th don't forget.
Doesn't usually get the same amount of coverage.
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Old Feb 26th 2010, 12:56 am
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Doesn't usually get the same amount of coverage.
And it's not worth proroguing Parliament for.
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Old Feb 26th 2010, 1:01 am
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And it's not worth proroguing Parliament for.
we'll see how Harper feels.............
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Old Feb 26th 2010, 1:11 am
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we'll see how Harper feels.............
Is there a special category for people who believe that they're Napoleon?

Perhaps in going downhill as fast as possible with no equipment?
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Is there a special category for people who believe that they're Napoleon?

Perhaps in going downhill as fast as possible with no equipment?

or ice sculpting? - a mini arc de triomphe sitting on parliament hill
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Old Feb 26th 2010, 1:28 am
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or ice sculpting? - a mini arc de triomphe sitting on parliament hill
I was in Ottawa two weeks ago. They already have one of those.
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Old Feb 26th 2010, 1:29 am
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I was in Ottawa two weeks ago. They already have one of those.
maybe they could relocate it to the "dark side"
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Old Feb 26th 2010, 1:34 am
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WELL DONE TO THE CANADIAN WOMENS HOCKEY TEAM!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

GOLD FOR THE GIRLS!!!!!!!
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