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redOrbit
How Did Vikings Use This Mysterious Crystal?July 27, 2016Viking used large ‘sunstone’ crystals to navigate the sea by Bret
How Did Vikings Use This Mysterious Crystal?
redOrbit / Posted 13 hours ago
July 27, 2016Viking used large ‘sunstone’ crystals to navigate the sea by Brett Smith Researchers have long theorized that seafaring Vikings used translucent sunstone to navigate, and a new study has found that volunteers were largely able to... Read more
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PhysOrg
Experimentation suggests Vikings could have used sunstone to navigateout, their results and why they now believe it is possible to use a sunstone as
Experimentation suggests Vikings could have used sunstone to navigate
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
out, their results and why they now believe it is possible to use a sunstone as a navigational aid during times when the skies are covered with clouds. The exploits of the Vikings have been well documented—they conducted raids across Europe from... Read more
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Daily Mail
Did Vikings rely upon sunset and sunrise to navigate?give most accurate readings when sun is low in the sky Vikings are thought to
Did Vikings rely upon sunset and sunrise to navigate?
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
give most accurate readings when sun is low in the sky Vikings are thought to have used sunstones navigate in cloudy skies Researchers have tested whether it is possible to use these to navigate They were feared warriors who terrorised much... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
It's a fruitful time in Arkansasbite by the brook. YANKEE BOODLE "American Made: Treasures From the American
It's a fruitful time in Arkansas
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
bite by the brook. YANKEE BOODLE "American Made: Treasures From the American Folk Art Museum" exhibit through Sept. 19 at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville. Details at crystalbridges.org. Call (479) 418-5700. TWO-CENTS WORTH 2... Read more
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Business Wire
Garmin® introduces G5 electronic flight instrument for certificated aircraftenhancements to aircraft in an effort to improve safety among the existing gene
Garmin® introduces G5 electronic flight instrument for certificated aircraft
Business Wire / Posted 5 days ago
enhancements to aircraft in an effort to improve safety among the existing general aviation fleet. “The FAA’s Safer Skies initiative identified vacuum systems and gyro failures as a significant contributor to accidents in instrument... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Garmin Introduces G5 Electronic Flight Instrument For Certificated Aircraftenhancements to aircraft in an effort to improve safety among the existing gene
Garmin Introduces G5 Electronic Flight Instrument For Certificated Aircraft
The Aero-News Network / Posted 5 days ago
enhancements to aircraft in an effort to improve safety among the existing general aviation fleet. “The FAA’s Safer Skies initiative identified vacuum systems and gyro failures as a significant contributor to accidents in instrument... Read more
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Rappler
[Travel guide] Touring paradise: El Nido's enchanting lagoons and beacheschance that you might have this beach to yourself. Relax on the sand, lie on a
[Travel guide] Touring paradise: El Nido's enchanting lagoons and beaches
Rappler / Posted 6 days ago
chance that you might have this beach to yourself. Relax on the sand, lie on a hammock – with book in hand – or swim in the crystal clear waters. DANCING. The coconut trees sway to the music of the wind on Paradise Beach Photo by Josh... Read more
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Boston Globe
Swept up by the spirit of adventure in Idaho wildernessthe Middle Fork of the Salmon, evidence of Shoshone habitation. We pushed off
Swept up by the spirit of adventure in Idaho wilderness
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
the Middle Fork of the Salmon, evidence of Shoshone habitation. We pushed off into the swift current under crisp blue skies. The clear water sparkled in the midday sun. The river swept us along at a brisk clip, and rapids began to get... Read more
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News.com.au
Forget Byron Bay, these towns are way betterTake a look at beautiful Byron Bay from the skies, courtesy of Simon Jardine's
Forget Byron Bay, these towns are way better
News.com.au / Posted 6 days ago
Take a look at beautiful Byron Bay from the skies, courtesy of Simon Jardine's handy drone work. Courtesy: Simon Jardine/Vimeo Yes, Byron Bay might still be scenic, but it’s full of loud tourists year round now. ONCE a haven for the chilled-out... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Shock after Trump questions NATO commitmentsinterview with The New York Times. In Brussels, NATO Secretary-General Jens Sto
Shock after Trump questions NATO commitments
Lowell Sun / Posted 8 days ago
interview with The New York Times. In Brussels, NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said the alliance agreement was crystal clear: "We defend each other." "I will not interfere in the U.S. election campaign," Stoltenberg said. But he... Read more
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The Alliance Review
Shock, condemnation after Trump questions NATO commitmentsinterview with The New York Times. In Brussels, NATO Secretary-General Jens St
Shock, condemnation after Trump questions NATO commitments
The Alliance Review / Posted 8 days ago
interview with The New York Times. In Brussels, NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said the alliance agreement was crystal clear: "We defend each other." "I will not interfere in the U.S. election campaign," Stoltenberg said. But he... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Shock, condemnation after Trump questions NATO commitmentsinterview with The New York Times. In Brussels, NATO Secretary-General Jens St
Shock, condemnation after Trump questions NATO commitments
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 8 days ago
interview with The New York Times. In Brussels, NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said the alliance agreement was crystal clear: "We defend each other." "I will not interfere in the U.S. election campaign," Stoltenberg said. But he... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Shock over Trump's NATO commentswith The New York Times on Thursday. In Brussels, NATO Secretary-General Jens
Shock over Trump's NATO comments
Sky News Australia / Posted 8 days ago
with The New York Times on Thursday. In Brussels, NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said the alliance agreement was crystal clear: 'We defend each other. 'I will not interfere in the US election campaign,' Stoltenberg said. But he pointedly... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Shock, condemnation after Trump questions NATO commitmentsinterview with the New York Times. In Brussels, NATO Secretary-General Jens St
Shock, condemnation after Trump questions NATO commitments
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
interview with the New York Times. In Brussels, NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said the alliance agreement was crystal clear: "We defend each other." "I will not interfere in the U.S. election campaign," Stoltenberg said. But he... Read more
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Boston Globe
Shock, condemnation after Trump questions NATO commitmentsinterview with The New York Times. In Brussels, NATO Secretary-General Jens St
Shock, condemnation after Trump questions NATO commitments
Boston Globe / Posted 8 days ago
interview with The New York Times. In Brussels, NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said the alliance agreement was crystal clear: “We defend each other.” “I will not interfere in the U.S. election campaign,” Stoltenberg said. But he... Read more
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Boston Herald
Shock, condemnation after Trump questions NATO commitmentsinterview with The New York Times. In Brussels, NATO Secretary-General Jens St
Shock, condemnation after Trump questions NATO commitments
Boston Herald / Posted 8 days ago
interview with The New York Times. In Brussels, NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said the alliance agreement was crystal clear: "We defend each other." "I will not interfere in the U.S. election campaign," Stoltenberg said. But he... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Shock, condemnation after Trump questions NATO commitmentsinterview with The New York Times. In Brussels, NATO Secretary-General Jens St
Shock, condemnation after Trump questions NATO commitments
Savannah Morning News / Posted 8 days ago
interview with The New York Times. In Brussels, NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said the alliance agreement was crystal clear: “We defend each other.” “I will not interfere in the U.S. election campaign,” Stoltenberg said. But he... Read more
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New York Post
McConnell brushes off Trump’s NATO remark as ‘rookie mistake’interview with The New York Times. In Brussels, NATO Secretary-General Jens St
McConnell brushes off Trump’s NATO remark as ‘rookie mistake’
New York Post / Posted 8 days ago
interview with The New York Times. In Brussels, NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said the alliance agreement was crystal clear: “We defend each other.” “I will not interfere in the U.S. election campaign,” Stoltenberg said. But he... Read more
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Boston Herald
Former U.N. ambassador blasts Trump’s comments on NATOwide alarm across the globe today. In Brussels, NATO Secretary-General Jens St
Former U.N. ambassador blasts Trump’s comments on NATO
Boston Herald / Posted 8 days ago
wide alarm across the globe today. In Brussels, NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said the alliance agreement was crystal clear: “We defend each other.” White House spokesman Josh Earnest noted that every president since World War II,... Read more
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Philly.com
Shock, condemnation after Trump questions NATO commitmentsinterview with The New York Times. In Brussels, NATO Secretary-General Jens St
Shock, condemnation after Trump questions NATO commitments
Philly.com / Posted 8 days ago
interview with The New York Times. In Brussels, NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said the alliance agreement was crystal clear: "We defend each other." "I will not interfere in the U.S. election campaign," Stoltenberg said. But he... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Shock and condemnation after Trump questions Nato commitmentsinterview with The New York Times. In Brussels, Nato secretary-general Jens St
Shock and condemnation after Trump questions Nato commitments
Irish Examiner / Posted 8 days ago
interview with The New York Times. In Brussels, Nato secretary-general Jens Stoltenberg said the alliance agreement was crystal clear: "We defend each other." "I will not interfere in the US election campaign," Mr Stoltenberg said. But he... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Shock, condemnation after Trump questions NATO commitmentsinterview with The New York Times. In Brussels, NATO Secretary-General Jens St
Shock, condemnation after Trump questions NATO commitments
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 8 days ago
interview with The New York Times. In Brussels, NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said the alliance agreement was crystal clear: "We defend each other." "I will not interfere in the U.S. election campaign," Stoltenberg said. But he... Read more
23 related stories
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KX TV North Dakota
Shock, condemnation after Trump questions NATO commitmentsinterview with The New York Times. In Brussels, NATO Secretary-General Jens St
Shock, condemnation after Trump questions NATO commitments
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 8 days ago
interview with The New York Times. In Brussels, NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said the alliance agreement was crystal clear: "We defend each other." "I will not interfere in the U.S. election campaign," Stoltenberg said. But he... Read more
23 related stories
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Shock, condemnation after Trump questions NATO commitmentsinterview with The New York Times. In Brussels, NATO Secretary-General Jens St
Shock, condemnation after Trump questions NATO commitments
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 8 days ago
interview with The New York Times. In Brussels, NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said the alliance agreement was crystal clear: "We defend each other." "I will not interfere in the U.S. election campaign," Stoltenberg said. But he... Read more
23 related stories
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Shock, condemnation after Trump questions NATO commitmentsinterview with The New York Times. In Brussels, NATO Secretary-General Jens St
Shock, condemnation after Trump questions NATO commitments
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
interview with The New York Times. In Brussels, NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said the alliance agreement was crystal clear: "We defend each other." "I will not interfere in the U.S. election campaign," Stoltenberg said. But he... Read more
23 related stories
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KIII Corpus Christi
Shock, condemnation after Trump questions NATO commitmentsinterview with The New York Times. In Brussels, NATO Secretary-General Jens St
Shock, condemnation after Trump questions NATO commitments
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 8 days ago
interview with The New York Times. In Brussels, NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said the alliance agreement was crystal clear: "We defend each other." "I will not interfere in the U.S. election campaign," Stoltenberg said. But he... Read more
23 related stories
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Shock, condemnation after Trump questions NATO commitmentsinterview with The New York Times. In Brussels, NATO Secretary-General Jens St
Shock, condemnation after Trump questions NATO commitments
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 8 days ago
interview with The New York Times. In Brussels, NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said the alliance agreement was crystal clear: "We defend each other." "I will not interfere in the U.S. election campaign," Stoltenberg said. But he... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Salvage operation near Fort ErieSmith decided to buzz the S.S. Canadiana, a 215-foot steamship that used to fer
Salvage operation near Fort Erie
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 15 days ago
Smith decided to buzz the S.S. Canadiana, a 215-foot steamship that used to ferry visitors from Buffalo, New York, to Crystal Beach near Fort Erie. According to the official report, Smith was flying at 100 miles per hour about five to eight... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Sunny delight! ... where have some of our best-known faces jetted off to this summer?this summer? Kyle Lafferty’s model wife Vanessa: Bora Bora, South PacificKyle
Sunny delight! ... where have some of our best-known faces jetted off to this summer?
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 17 days ago
this summer? Kyle Lafferty’s model wife Vanessa: Bora Bora, South PacificKyle Lafferty and wife Vanessa are enjoying some crystal-clear watersLeah Totton and partner Mark Wright: Dominican RepublicDr Leah Totton with partner Mark WrightNewlyweds... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Beachgoers show their opposition to seismic testing off the North Carolina coasttoday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the beach by Surf City Pier and a third on Wedn
Beachgoers show their opposition to seismic testing off the North Carolina coast
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
today from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the beach by Surf City Pier and a third on Wednesday by the Kure Beach Pier. The overcast skies didn’t stop people from heading out to the beach at Oceana Pier and many stopped by the event tent on their way to... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Sailfest brings thousands together for three daysand artists selling their work. All of the activity was the perfect way for new
Sailfest brings thousands together for three days
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 19 days ago
and artists selling their work. All of the activity was the perfect way for newcomers Aiden Thompson, 8, and his mom Crystal, of Moosup, to spend the afternoon. Aiden was busy getting his face painted by Caitlin McClure of UnInkable Artistry,... Read more
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The Chronicle-Telegram
Businessman restores vintage speedboat for Lake Erie toursVERMILION — Friday’s warm temperatures, sunny skies and calm waters saw a lot o
Businessman restores vintage speedboat for Lake Erie tours
The Chronicle-Telegram / Posted 21 days ago
VERMILION — Friday’s warm temperatures, sunny skies and calm waters saw a lot of sailboats and big cabin cruisers plying the waters of Lake Erie just off the shores of this summertime resort town. But few if any drew the admiring looks given to a... Read more
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Northern Star
New Zealand's $40m Lotto biggest prize everis here to help. Why not buy your very own Fijian island. Katafanga Island is
New Zealand's $40m Lotto biggest prize ever
Northern Star / Posted 21 days ago
is here to help. Why not buy your very own Fijian island. Katafanga Island is a 9ha paradise, with white sand beaches and crystal-clear waters. It is complete with 20 private villas, a runway, golf course, jetties and housing for any servants you... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
New Zealand's $40m Lotto biggest prize everis here to help. Why not buy your very own Fijian island. Katafanga Island is
New Zealand's $40m Lotto biggest prize ever
The Daily Mercury / Posted 21 days ago
is here to help. Why not buy your very own Fijian island. Katafanga Island is a 9ha paradise, with white sand beaches and crystal-clear waters. It is complete with 20 private villas, a runway, golf course, jetties and housing for any servants you... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
New Zealand's $40m Lotto biggest prize everis here to help. Why not buy your very own Fijian island. Katafanga Island is
New Zealand's $40m Lotto biggest prize ever
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 21 days ago
is here to help. Why not buy your very own Fijian island. Katafanga Island is a 9ha paradise, with white sand beaches and crystal-clear waters. It is complete with 20 private villas, a runway, golf course, jetties and housing for any servants you... Read more
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Queensland Times
New Zealand's $40m Lotto biggest prize everis here to help. Why not buy your very own Fijian island. Katafanga Island is
New Zealand's $40m Lotto biggest prize ever
Queensland Times / Posted 21 days ago
is here to help. Why not buy your very own Fijian island. Katafanga Island is a 9ha paradise, with white sand beaches and crystal-clear waters. It is complete with 20 private villas, a runway, golf course, jetties and housing for any servants you... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
New Zealand's $40m Lotto biggest prize everis here to help. Why not buy your very own Fijian island. Katafanga Island is
New Zealand's $40m Lotto biggest prize ever
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 21 days ago
is here to help. Why not buy your very own Fijian island. Katafanga Island is a 9ha paradise, with white sand beaches and crystal-clear waters. It is complete with 20 private villas, a runway, golf course, jetties and housing for any servants you... Read more
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News Mail
New Zealand's $40m Lotto biggest prize everis here to help. Why not buy your very own Fijian island. Katafanga Island is
New Zealand's $40m Lotto biggest prize ever
News Mail / Posted 21 days ago
is here to help. Why not buy your very own Fijian island. Katafanga Island is a 9ha paradise, with white sand beaches and crystal-clear waters. It is complete with 20 private villas, a runway, golf course, jetties and housing for any servants you... Read more
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Daily Examiner
New Zealand's $40m Lotto biggest prize everis here to help. Why not buy your very own Fijian island. Katafanga Island is
New Zealand's $40m Lotto biggest prize ever
Daily Examiner / Posted 21 days ago
is here to help. Why not buy your very own Fijian island. Katafanga Island is a 9ha paradise, with white sand beaches and crystal-clear waters. It is complete with 20 private villas, a runway, golf course, jetties and housing for any servants you... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Biggest Lotto pot gets dreams bubblingFiji for sale through Private Islands online for $34.9m. Katafanga Island is a
Biggest Lotto pot gets dreams bubbling
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 21 days ago
Fiji for sale through Private Islands online for $34.9m. Katafanga Island is a 9ha paradise, with white sand beaches and crystal-clear waters. It is complete with 20 private villas, a runway, golf course, jetties and housing for any servants you... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Ghostbusters: Melissa McCarthy and Kristen Wiig feel sorry for the 'bizarre' hatersfanboys of the internet have teamed up with their fellow misogynist cybertravel
Ghostbusters: Melissa McCarthy and Kristen Wiig feel sorry for the 'bizarre' haters
Brisbane Times / Posted 21 days ago
fanboys of the internet have teamed up with their fellow misogynist cybertravellers to hurl abuse and howl at the skies over (ironically) a man's decision, which he made two years ago when he was out for a morning walk. That man is Paul... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Students skydive in the name of sciencestudents skydive in the name of science Thrill-seeking scientists from the Uni
Students skydive in the name of science
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 22 days ago
students skydive in the name of science Thrill-seeking scientists from the University of Melbourne have taken to the skies to conduct a gravity-defying experiment. The PhD students from the university's chemical and biomolecular engineering... Read more
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Daily Record
T in the Park weather: Will it be taps aff or a mudbath for festivalgoers?where people will be able to sit and get the sun - it’s going to the hottest we
T in the Park weather: Will it be taps aff or a mudbath for festivalgoers?
Daily Record / Posted 22 days ago
where people will be able to sit and get the sun - it’s going to the hottest weekend of the summer.” But what does our crystal ball, or the long range weather forecast, say? Weather forecast for Friday 8 July Friday night headliners The Stone... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Ghostbusters: Melissa McCarthy and Kristen Wiig pity the 'bizarre' hatersfanboys of the internet have teamed up with their fellow misogynist cybertravel
Ghostbusters: Melissa McCarthy and Kristen Wiig pity the 'bizarre' haters
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 22 days ago
fanboys of the internet have teamed up with their fellow misogynist cybertravellers to hurl abuse and howl at the skies over (ironically) a man's decision, which he made two years ago when he was out for a morning walk. That man is Paul... Read more
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The Courier
Ghostbusters: Melissa McCarthy and Kristen Wiig pity the 'bizarre' hatersfanboys of the internet have teamed up with their fellow misogynist cybertravel
Ghostbusters: Melissa McCarthy and Kristen Wiig pity the 'bizarre' haters
The Courier / Posted 22 days ago
fanboys of the internet have teamed up with their fellow misogynist cybertravellers to hurl abuse and howl at the skies over (ironically) a man's decision, which he made two years ago when he was out for a morning walk. That man is Paul... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Ghostbusters: Melissa McCarthy and Kristen Wiig pity the 'bizarre' hatersfanboys of the internet have teamed up with their fellow misogynist cybertravel
Ghostbusters: Melissa McCarthy and Kristen Wiig pity the 'bizarre' haters
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 22 days ago
fanboys of the internet have teamed up with their fellow misogynist cybertravellers to hurl abuse and howl at the skies over (ironically) a man's decision, which he made two years ago when he was out for a morning walk. That man is Paul... Read more
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The Young Witness
Ghostbusters: Melissa McCarthy and Kristen Wiig pity the 'bizarre' hatersfanboys of the internet have teamed up with their fellow misogynist cybertravel
Ghostbusters: Melissa McCarthy and Kristen Wiig pity the 'bizarre' haters
The Young Witness / Posted 22 days ago
fanboys of the internet have teamed up with their fellow misogynist cybertravellers to hurl abuse and howl at the skies over (ironically) a man's decision, which he made two years ago when he was out for a morning walk. That man is Paul... Read more
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Canberra Times
Ghostbusters: Melissa McCarthy and Kristen Wiig feel sorry for the 'bizarre' hatersfanboys of the internet have teamed up with their fellow misogynist cybertravel
Ghostbusters: Melissa McCarthy and Kristen Wiig feel sorry for the 'bizarre' haters
Canberra Times / Posted 22 days ago
fanboys of the internet have teamed up with their fellow misogynist cybertravellers to hurl abuse and howl at the skies over (ironically) a man's decision, which he made two years ago when he was out for a morning walk. That man is Paul... Read more
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Western Advocate
Ghostbusters: Melissa McCarthy and Kristen Wiig pity the 'bizarre' hatersfanboys of the internet have teamed up with their fellow misogynist cybertravel
Ghostbusters: Melissa McCarthy and Kristen Wiig pity the 'bizarre' haters
Western Advocate / Posted 22 days ago
fanboys of the internet have teamed up with their fellow misogynist cybertravellers to hurl abuse and howl at the skies over (ironically) a man's decision, which he made two years ago when he was out for a morning walk. That man is Paul... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Ghostbusters: Melissa McCarthy and Kristen Wiig pity the 'bizarre' hatersfanboys of the internet have teamed up with their fellow misogynist cybertravel
Ghostbusters: Melissa McCarthy and Kristen Wiig pity the 'bizarre' haters
Kiama Independent / Posted 22 days ago
fanboys of the internet have teamed up with their fellow misogynist cybertravellers to hurl abuse and howl at the skies over (ironically) a man's decision, which he made two years ago when he was out for a morning walk. That man is Paul... Read more
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