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‘I’m still shaking:’ mystery man hands out $50 bills in Dartmouth neighbourhood. June Bond said she was “still shaking” Tuesday afternoon as she talked about a mysterious stranger walking up to her Dartmouth home and handing over two $50 bills.

‘I’m still shaking:’ mystery man hands out $50 bills in Dartmouth neighbourhood

Bond and Bill MacNamara were having a cigarette on their porch around 9 a.m. Tuesday when a yellow Nissan Xterra pulled up and the man got out, she said. UPDATE: Mystery man who gave out free money in Halifax reportedly detained in P.E.I. mental hospital. Search results. Philippe Starck: 11 truly thrilling talks. Keith Barry: Brain magic. Clayton Cameron: A-rhythm-etic. The math behind the beats. Larry Smith: Why you will fail to have a great career. If WWI was a bar fight… Moxy Fruvous - Entropy. Guy Hoffman: Robots with "soul" Molly Stevens: A new way to grow bone. Protect Our Privacy. Are you part of an organization that would like to join our coalition?

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Join us by clicking here. Comic: The messed up education system. The problem with women magazines. Epic-Bob-Marley-Quote.jpg (JPEG Image, 720 × 540 pixels) - Scaled (85%) Test on noise complaints: Musical vs Domestic. A French Film Showing Men What Being A Woman Feels Like Kinda Nails It. NAILED IT: This Ad Calls Out 5 Ridiculous Double Standards Women Face In Less Than 60 Seconds. 'Babies ruin bodies' An Ode to my Postpartum Body.

'Babies ruin bodies'

Before I became pregnant, someone told me, "don't have a baby, babies ruin your body. "It has been over a year since Anabel began her life. Watch A Student Totally Nail Something About Women That I've Been Trying To Articulate For 37 Years. Lily Myers: Across from me at the kitchen table, my mother smiles over red wine that she drinks out of a measuring glass.

Watch A Student Totally Nail Something About Women That I've Been Trying To Articulate For 37 Years

She says she doesn't deprive herself, but I've learned to find nuance in every movement of her fork. In every crinkle in her brow as she offers me the uneaten pieces on her plate. I've realized she only eats dinner when I suggest it. If I Can't Accept You at Your Worst, Then Maybe You Should Stop Being So Horrible  I remember the first time I was awarded the "game ball" in my Little League.

If I Can't Accept You at Your Worst, Then Maybe You Should Stop Being So Horrible 

I don't recall the details exactly, but I'm pretty sure my stat sheet looked something like this: Zero RBIs, zero home runs, zero hits, zero stolen bases, zero plays made on the field, seven errors, four innings spent sitting on the bench. Most of my team probably performed similarly, but I know we put a few points on the board, so SOMEONE must have done something notable. What's It Like Being An Unmarried Woman Over 30? Looks Pretty Cool To Me. 3 Mistakes Women Make When Dealing With Men.

Although it might upset some commenters, I still believe it's harder to be a woman than a man, and, even today, women are legitimately oppressed in many ways.

3 Mistakes Women Make When Dealing With Men

So enter feminism to address those inequities. The dictionary will tell you that feminism is a doctrine advocating social, political and all other rights of women equal to those of men. Women will tell you feminism is ... well, it depends on the decade, because like all important things, feminism is always evolving. CSIS should be subject of independent investigation: Geist. Months of surveillance-related leaks from U.S. whistleblower Edward Snowden have fuelled an international debate over privacy, spying, and Internet surveillance.

CSIS should be subject of independent investigation: Geist

The Canadian-related leaks — including disclosures regarding spying on the Brazilian government and the facilitation of spying at the G8 and G20 meetings hosted in Toronto in 2010 — have certainly inspired some domestic discussion. Ironically, the most important surveillance development did not involve Snowden at all. Late last year, Justice Richard Mosley, a federal court judge, issued a stinging rebuke to Canada’s intelligence agencies (CSEC and CSIS) and the Justice Department, ruling that they misled the court when they applied for warrants to permit the interception of electronic communications. Mosley’s concern stems from warrants involving two individuals that were issued in 2009 permitting the interception of communications both in Canada and abroad using Canadian equipment.

The world’s “poorest” President. Meet José Mujica.

The world’s “poorest” President

He may look like your average farmer or grandfather, but he is anything but. This man is globally known as the world’s “poorest President” because he lives a life of humility… all while leading the country of Uruguay. As a man who trulycares about his people, he doesn’t take an obscene amount of money to just act as a politician. He donates about 90% of his $12,000 monthly salary to charities that benefit poor people and small entrepreneurs. Other countries, listen up. 9 Out Of 10 Americans Are Completely Wrong About This Mind-Blowing Fact.

There's a chart I saw recently that I can't get out of my head.

9 Out Of 10 Americans Are Completely Wrong About This Mind-Blowing Fact

A Harvard business professor and economist asked more than 5,000 Americans how they thought wealth was distributed in the United States. This is what they said they thought it was. Dividing the country into five rough groups of the top, bottom, and middle three 20% groups, they asked people how they thought the wealth in this country was divided. GOP Congressional Candidate Explains Why Military Rape Is Natural. Frank Meyers fights DND farm takeover. Seattle Cops Return Pot to Dealers.

Keep Canada Connected: Stop Severe Cuts to the CBC. Just as a community is coming together around new opportunities for the CBC, the federal government has tabled a proposed budget that contains severe cuts to the CBC.

Keep Canada Connected: Stop Severe Cuts to the CBC

The dramatic cut of $115 million damages Canadian content and international coverage, and undermines our news, our culture, and our digital economy. Bosses shouldn’t ask sick workers for doctor’s notes: OMA. Sick workers of the world, stay home. And don’t worry about getting a doctor’s note. That’s the proclamation of Ontario Medical Association (OMA) president Scott Wooder, who is calling on employers in the province to drop the requirement of a doctor’s note when workers call in sick. They should just stay home instead, especially during flu season, Wooder argues. Nick Anderson: Minimum Wage - Nick Anderson. Canada's Response To Russia’s Anti-LGBT Propaganda Law Is Totally Awesome. Last remaining national indie cell phone provider withdraws from crucial auction for wireless infrastructure, signalling consolidation of stranglehold by the Big Three. Wind Mobile has announced it will not participate in tomorrow’s wireless auction of assets crucial to the future of cell phone service in Canada.

The move could spell the end to national independent cell phone service in Canada if government does not act. JANUARY 13, 2014 - Responding to Wind’s just-announced withdrawal from a crucial auction of Canadian wireless resources starting tomorrow, is saying that while Industry Minister James Moore has made positive steps in recent months it appears now to have been too little too late.

The auction starts tomorrow, Tuesday January 14. We cannot afford to be indifferent to internet spying. We've seen less than 1% of the NSA documents Edward Snowden took with him from his employer, Booz Allen. The whistleblower had been employed to consolidate training documents used to brief NSA agents and contractors on the full range of NSA programmes and sources, which gave him access to the intimate (and sometimes boastful) details of the NSA's capabilities.

The disclosures will keep coming, and they will be worse. If You Use the Internet in Canada, the TPP Should Concern You. Photo via. Back in October 2013, Wikileaks released an important draft chapter of what's likely the biggest 'trade' agreement you've barely heard of. Create binding legislation that enforces and guarantees net neutrality to future generations.

Cautionary Tale: Internet Story. Mental Floss: Why Do We Knock on Wood? Do You Know What A Yellow Ribbon Tied On A Dog’s Collar Means? SHARE to spread the word! Stuff no one told US.. It Gets Better - Disney. A Day at the Park. Quotes About Solitude (492 quotes) You Probably Don't Have Bipolar Disorder (Or One Of These 7 Other Conditions) Severe depression, extreme irritability, over-exuberance: possible symptoms of bipolar disorder. Dying your hair and then missing the old color? Not bipolar disorder. Discipline and punishment are not the same. Try to imagine a life without timekeeping. A War On Consciousness – Graham Hancock Banned TED Talk. In January of 2013, British author and researcher Graham Hancock presented to a TEDx audience a summary (titled “The War on Consciousness”) of his various investigative work into the historical origins of human consciousness, with key insights addressed along with his own personal experiences. Hancock makes a contrast between the traditional cultural values and practices centered around visionary states of consciousness with the values and practices of the modern industrial world.

How to By-Pass Your Reptilian Brain and Restore Your Creative Power. Following my last article The Law of Attraction and The Power of Your Mind, the subsequent information intends to further expand into the application of the necessary skill of discernment in order to manifest your desired reality. The Awakening. A time comes in your life when you finally get…when, in the midst of all your fears and insanity, you stop dead in your tracks and somewhere the voice inside your head cries out…ENOUGH1 Enough fighting and crying and blaming and struggling to hold on. Popcorn Brain. Over time, and with enough Internet usage, the structure of our brains can actually physically change, according to a new study.


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