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I read the news today (oh boy) - Current world events
14 November 2015
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Due to the nature of, the amount of, and organisation of the attacks last night it was obvious very early on that they were terrorist attacks and that almost certainly IS were behind it however the authorities have to wait until they 100% know for certainty they are before they start banding about such accusations. If you read between the lines of what the high up officials were saying in their conferences and speeches after the fact it was being said just not openly.  Its certainly not going to help at the time to discuss why, who and what is the reasons for the attacks.

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I don't know, I looked at the IS statement that's been released and they were getting details wrong and there was a lot of typical IS guff in it, just didn't seem to be the kind of thing someone who had pulled off a successful well-planned attack would put out, but it would be if it'd been done by an independent cell and they decided to take credit anyway. Maybe things are done differently these days but I remember the terrorism of the 1970's and if they weren't taking credit before the bomb/hijacking/shootout they were very quick to take credit afterwards. But as it is, they think they've identified a Syrian and an Egyptian and a Frenchman so maybe it makes no difference anyway. Horrible people are celebrating today 🙁

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14 November 2015
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Web-sites supporting IS are jubilant ............Fox reports comments that 'America will be next....... American blood tastes best'

 

Here's what i feel sounds an angry Imagine ........Don't blame him.

 

http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/w.....st-6831637

14 November 2015
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My heart goes out to all who were directly affected by the horrors of these events. 

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14 November 2015
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A pianist somehow got his piano to Rue Richard Lenoir today, metres from the Bataclan Theatre, site of the worst attack, to play this...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?.....4zZeTl3PCY

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Ah, so that's the 'angry-sounding Imagine ' Wigwam mentioned above. (It wouldn't play for me on the Daily Mirror website that he linked to-- my computer's too slow I think.) 

I amn't the biggest fan of that song but I will say it is very appropriate. 

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15 November 2015
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French police have said that a suspected attacker from Friday night is believed to be on the run.

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15 November 2015
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17 November 2015
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This lovely little chap almost had me fill up........I'm reminded that John's 'All You Need Is Love ' is introduced by the Marseillaise........

 

https://youtu.be/jb_5QlLQQH8

17 November 2015
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What the hell is going on in the world?

Tonight the Germany Holland game in Hannover was cancelled 2 hours before kick-off due to concrete bomb threats, an ambulance was found outside the ground filled with explosives, Hannover train station has been closed, a music venue in the same city evacuated.

 

Edit: Now reporting no explosives were found. I know we have to live our lives without fear but all of this makes me very happy that I stay in the middle of nowhere. Not that absolutely guarantees my safety.

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17 November 2015
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"Edit: Now reporting no explosives were found. I know we have to live our lives without fear but all of this makes me very happy that I stay in the middle of nowhere. Not that absolutely guarantees my safety."

 

Watch out for that Nowhere Man !!

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I was watching football games all afternoon on Sunday hoping and praying for no repeats of the events that unfolded in Paris. Very weird vibe.

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17 November 2015
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A gun battle currently taking place between police and gunman holed up in an apartment in the Saint Denis suburb of Paris. It is reported as being connected to Friday's atrocities. It has been going on for around two hours.

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Aw, fuck.  Just more of what we need in the world.

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I'm also ewe2 on weekends.

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18 November 2015
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Ron Nasty said
A gun battle currently taking place between police and gunman holed up in an apartment in the Saint Denis suburb of Paris. It is reported as being connected to Friday's atrocities. It has been going on for around two hours.

Reports of three gunmen killed, a woman blowing herself up, three arrests and three police officers injured (tho not seriously). The area is on lockdown, the army and police have the whole area surrounded.

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19 November 2015
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In the news today............

 

A NEW BEATLES ALBUM......

 

Yes in another dimension they didn't break-up and a transdimentional traveller has brought a copy over with him....... 

 

Although it's an interesting idea.........I don't think you'll like their latest record.........

 

http://consequenceofsound.net/.....s-album/ 

 

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19 November 2015
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ahdn_paul_06 If I could travel the dimensions, I would of brought back the Beatles in Lord of the Rings movie.

 

What would other people bring back if they could only bring one thing from an alternate Beatles universe?

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George-- cancer free. 

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George-- cancer free. 

Would George be ok with being taken to another universe?

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Wigwam said
In the news today............

 

A NEW BEATLES ALBUM......

 

Yes in another dimension they didn't break-up and a transdimentional traveller has brought a copy over with him....... 

 

Although it's an interesting idea.........I don't think you'll like their latest record.........

 

http://consequenceofsound.net/.....s-album/ 

 

Jokes and comments please.

September 9th 2009?! Makes sense.

Where do i get my copy? No details were included in the article.

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