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    Learning a new language

    Ok proccers, i'm curious as to which of ye have started learning a new language and what it was? I started Russian last week and its going shite lol.
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    Blast near Borussia Dortmund football team bus
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    Russian ambassador to Turkey 'shot dead' in Ankara The Russian ambassador to Turkey has died after being shot in the capital city of Ankara, Russian news agencies report. Andrey Karlov was shot in the back as he made a speech at a...
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    Swizz Salez attack Knifeman sets fire to Swiss train A knifeman has set fire to a train in north-eastern Switzerland, leaving six people in hospital with stab wounds and burns, police say. The suspect, described as a Swiss man aged 27, was also taken to hospital after the incident near Salez in St...
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    Japan Sagamihara knife attack
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    88th Academy Awards

    Oscars 2016: Leonardo DiCaprio and Brie Larson win as Spotlight shocks Abuse drama takes best picture while The Revenant makes do with director, actor and cinematography; Mad Max: Fury Road takes the most trophies Spotlight, Tom McCarthy’s real-life drama about a team of Boston Globe...
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    A good proportion of them anyway!
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    Northern Lights

    Lads, Have any of ye here ever gone to see the Northern Lights? Would appreciate any feedback. Just looking on-line and Tromso in Norway seems like a good place to go see them?
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    The other who would you take

    Cut and paste job from Tommy's thread but with one significant difference: If you were forced to live out your days on mars and you could take one person with you ?, someone in the public domain, well known or known even, anyone. Couldn't be family or anyone known to you. The person would be...
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    If you could have studied anything in college

    Would you have chosen the same course or done something completely different?
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    Key to a happy marriage (for 18 years anyway)

    The key to a happy marriage? A tall husband: Couples with the biggest height differences found to have best relationships Researchers found the greater the difference, the happier the wife is But the effect faded over time and stopped altogether after 18 years Study based on 7,850 women...
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    Dog Training

    Can anyone here recommend a person or group that trains young dogs(in cork obvs)? The dog is a 10 week old German Shephard.
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    Phuc Dat Bich Phuc Dat Bich is very angry nobody thinks his name is real A 23-year-old Vietnamese-Australian man, Phuc Dat Bich, has gone massively viral after posting a picture...
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    Afrophobia in Ireland

    Black people suffer the most racism in Ireland, report finds Victims of attacks do not believe gardaí will treat their experiences seriously, survey says Black victims of racist attacks do not believe gardaí will treat their experiences seriously, a new report has found. The report...
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    World’s happiest, richest and healthiest countries

    Norway, Switzerland and Denmark are the happiest, richest and healthiest countries, research has found. And, sadly, the UK doesn’t even make the top ten. The Legatum Institute, a London-based think tank, has released its annual Prosperity Index. It measures variables including per-capita...
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    Revenge Teenage Rape Victim Took Revenge By Beheading Rapist’s Five-Year-Old Son The rape victim was 13. The attack took place in Khair in northern India A teenage rape victim...
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    Nasa scientists find evidence of flowing water on Mars

    Researchers say discovery of stains from summertime flows down cliffs and crater walls increases chance of finding life on red planet Liquid water runs down canyons and crater walls over the summer months on Mars, according to researchers who say the discovery raises the chances of being home...
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    Daddy Call The Police

    ‘Daddy Call The Police’: Mugger pleads for life after attacking Champion MMA Fighter In the footage, Wesley Sousa de Araujo can be seen desperately pleading as MMA champion Monique Bastos traps his head in-between her legs, locking his neck in a ‘lion killer choke’ until police finally showed...
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    What type of driver are you?

    Seven types of driver identified by psychologists A TEAM of social psychologists from the London School of Economics has found seven different driving personalities, based on how drivers deal with their own feelings and their uncertainty about the behaviour of other motorists and road users...
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    And this years Darwin Award goes to.....

    Death by selfie: Texas teenager Deleon Alonso Smith fatally shoots himself in neck while taking photo Texas teenager Deleon Alonso Smith has accidentally shot and killed himself while posing for selfies with a gun he found earlier in the day. The 19 year old was taking photos of himself and...