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Offline shnozzola

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The world we are finding ourselves in
« on: April 25, 2017, 04:02:40 PM »
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Re: The world we are finding ourselves in
« Reply #1 on: April 25, 2017, 07:20:54 PM »
Great message.

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Re: The world we are finding ourselves in
« Reply #2 on: April 25, 2017, 07:35:29 PM »
very nice.   
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Re: The world we are finding ourselves in
« Reply #3 on: April 25, 2017, 08:20:41 PM »
That's pretty mind-blowing.
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Re: The world we are finding ourselves in
« Reply #4 on: April 26, 2017, 04:16:10 AM »
Brilliant!
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Re: The world we are finding ourselves in
« Reply #5 on: April 26, 2017, 07:04:56 AM »
things like this remind me of the M*A*S*H* episode where this idiot didn't want blood from anyone but "whites".   
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Re: The world we are finding ourselves in
« Reply #6 on: April 26, 2017, 06:42:51 PM »
Powerful. He should have gone home though.

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Re: The world we are finding ourselves in
« Reply #7 on: April 26, 2017, 07:08:38 PM »
one can juxtapose this with

Meeting an organ trafficker who preys on Syrian refugees

http://www.bbc.com/news/magazine-39272511
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