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  • 100 full moons: Blazing fireball lights up Arctic sky

    11/19/2017 9:29:36 AM PST · by BenLurkin · 8 replies
    yahoo ^ | •November 18, 2017 | JAN M. OLSEN ,
    COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — A blazing fireball lit up the dark skies of Arctic Finland for five seconds, giving off what scientists said was "the glow of 100 full moons" and igniting hurried attempts to find the reported meteorite. Finnish experts were scrambling to calculate its trajectory and find where it landed, according to Tomas Kohout of the University of Helsinki's physics department, who said Thursday night's fireball "seems to have been one of the brightest ones." It produced a blast wave that felt like an explosion about 6:40 p.m. and could also be seen in northern Norway and in...
  • Kebu from Finland playing on all analog synthesizers. Amazing! Crockett's Theme - Miami Vice

    11/09/2017 8:12:17 AM PST · by dennisw · 5 replies
    YouTube ^ | 2012 | Kebu - Jan Hammer
    Jan Hammer - Crockett's Theme (live by Kebu @ Dynamo) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TRCQmNMOqUYGiorgio Moroder - Chase (live by Kebu @ Sthlm Italo Disco Party 2015) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cH2guTTyX8s KEBU from Finland. Seems he only plays live in Germany and the Nordic counties 
  • The Story Of An Ex-Muslim Woman Proves Why The West Is Worth Defending

    10/30/2017 5:48:06 AM PDT · by Texas Fossil · 16 replies
    The Daily Caller ^ | 5:30 PM 10/27/2017 | Uzay Bulut
    On October 22, I came across a post by one of my Facebook friends, a free thinking, well-educated, and successful woman who lives in Finland. It began by saying, “This is something very personal I want to share with my FB friends.” Having no idea what I was about to see, I was curious and continued to read. “Some of you know me in IRL [in real life] and some of you just from the internet. But I want you all to know a story about myself. “I am a 23-year-old Kurdish girl born and raised in Finland. My parents...
  • DUNAMIS POWER[Charismatic Caucus]

    10/18/2017 7:20:13 AM PDT · by Jedediah · 1 replies
    The Joshua Chronicles,Bible ^ | bible, Holy Spirit
    Dunamis Power is yours my children just speak what you need or declare what it is My Spirit is to manifest before you and it shall be for as you have overcome the world it now sits at your feet as it does for me for we are one and I walk hand in hand with you as you do my will alone . Let My Spirit of Holiness lead your days now for the body and Bride of Christ are coming together now in a redeeming way in that all that is being done now in this hour is...
  • Friday the 13th: Flight 666 makes it safely to HEL

    10/13/2017 10:00:37 PM PDT · by LouieFisk · 31 replies
    Associated Press ^ | October 13th, 2917 | Associated Press
    "The Helsinki airport says Flight 666 has arrived safety in HEL — the airport code for the Finnish capital — for the last time."
  • McDonald's serves up 'McVegan' burger at location in Finland

    10/07/2017 8:27:02 AM PDT · by Artemis Webb · 51 replies
    Fox News ^ | 10/6/17 | Fox News
    McDonald’s has introduced the “McVegan” burger Wednesday, but customers won't be able to find it just anywhere. The fast-food giant announced its newest menu item would only be made available at one restaurant location in Tampere, Finland, for a limited time only, Elite Daily reported. The burger was rolled out on Oct. 4 and will be available through Nov. 21. The burger consists of mustard, pickles, onion, lettuce, tomato and a soy-based patty on a sesame seed bun. Food & Wine reported veganism and vegetarianism have increased in the U.S. from 1 percent of the population in 2014 to 6...
  • Hunt for Golfer Filmed Decapitating Goose With Club on Course

    09/30/2017 8:54:03 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 21 replies
    Metro (U.K.) ^ | Friday 29 Sep 2017 | Adam Smith
    The hunt is on for a sick golfer who got his friends to video him decapitating a goose on the tee of a top class golf club in Finland. The cruel golfer is seen on video lining up his golf club with the back of the bird’s neck before taking a full swing and slicing its head off. The video was uploaded on LiveLeak today under the title ‘Finnish Golfer Kills Barnacle Goose’ and within hours the Vantaa Golf Park, Helsinki, launched an investigation. Police were also informed of the incident. Ville Nurmi, Vantaa Golf Park managing director, told The...
  • Why you should never use the term 'anti-fascist'

    08/30/2017 8:37:43 AM PDT · by DeweyCA · 11 replies
    Washington Examiner ^ | 8-29-17 | David Freddoso
    "No Trump! No wall! No U.S.A. at all." This was the chant of the violent, black-masked thugs who descended on an otherwise peaceful protest in Berkeley over the weekend. And it gives you a window into the tactics of the violent fringes of the Left. They attempt to lure in normal, reasonable people -- which they most certainly are not -- by showcasing a common enemy, such as racism or fascism. But that's just a sweetener for their real agenda item. Lots of normal, reasonable people oppose Donald Trump. Many of them oppose the border wall, too. But the third...
  • Trump: Mexico Will Pay for the Wall — ‘It May Be Through Reimbursement’

    08/29/2017 8:54:21 AM PDT · by Olog-hai · 29 replies
    Cybercast News Service ^ | August 28, 2017 | 8:33 PM EDT | Melanie Arter
    President Donald Trump assured reporters Monday that Mexico will pay for the border wall even if it’s through reimbursement. During a joint White House press conference with Finnish President Sauli Niinisto, Trump was asked if it was still his play to have Mexico pay for the wall. “Yes, they will. One way or the other, Mexico is going to pay for the wall. That's right. It may be through reimbursement, but one way or the other, Mexico will pay for the wall,” the president said. “We're right now negotiating NAFTA. In my opinion, Mexico has been very difficult, as they...
  • Muslims Converting to Christianity by the Hundreds in Finland

    08/28/2017 4:05:51 PM PDT · by SoFloFreeper · 48 replies
    The Christian Post ^ | July 30, 2017 | ANUGRAH KUMAR
    Hundreds of asylum seekers from the Middle East, including from Iran and Iraq, have converted to Christianity in Finland, according to officials in the Finnish Evangelical Lutheran community. ....While some who are seeking to covert cited disillusionment with Islam as the key reason, others said they felt conversion will help them fit into the Finnish culture, according to Sputnik News, which also speculated that an underlying reason also could be to guard themselves against possible deportation. In Finland, 4.1 million of the 5.5 million people are members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church....
  • LIVE Trump Press Conference with Finnish President

    08/28/2017 1:27:09 PM PDT · by nikos1121 · 31 replies
    Press Conference Live
  • Terror situation in Europe is the 'new normal', says Swedish security boss

    08/18/2017 10:53:20 PM PDT · by Olog-hai · 19 replies
    TheLocal.se ^ | 18 August 2017 17:22 CEST+02:00
    The head of Sweden’s security police called the threat of terrorism in Europe the “new normal” on Friday as his Spanish counterparts continued to investigate Thursday’s deadly attacks in Spain. There were no immediate reports of any Swedish nationals injured when vans drove into pedestrians in Barcelona and Cambrils, killing at least 14 and wounding some 100 others, but citizens from more than 30 countries were among the dead and wounded, reported The Local Spain. Sweden’s security services Säpo said they were ready to offer assistance if needed. “Our thoughts go to those affected by the attacks in Spain and...
  • Breaking: Stabbing Attack Reported in Finland

    08/18/2017 8:15:04 AM PDT · by rktman · 30 replies
    townhall.com ^ | 8/18/2017 | Christine Rousselle
    Police are on a manhunt for more suspects. The Latest: Police in Finland say they are looking for more potential suspects in stabbing of several people. https://t.co/bz7FXlmoZq — The Associated Press (@AP) August 18, 2017 Update (10:37 AM): The suspect has been shot in the leg. There are six people injured. ---Original Post--- There are very few details available at the moment, including suspect, motive, and number of casualties, but there has reportedly been a mass stabbing attack in the Finnish city of Turku. Turku is located in western Finland. The incident is being treated as a potential terrorist attack.
  • TERROR IN FINLAND: Muslim Screaming “Allahu Akbar” Goes on Stabbing Rampage in Turku

    08/18/2017 7:48:47 AM PDT · by davikkm · 21 replies
    An Islamist terrorist went on a stabbing rampage today in Turku, Finland west of Helsinki. The Islamist can be heard screaming, “Allahu Akbar!” (Our god is greater) during the stabbing rampage. https://twitter.com/V_of_Europe/status/898547149176221696
  • Terrorist attack in Turku, Finland

    08/18/2017 7:10:36 AM PDT · by Lalle · 55 replies
    CNN ^ | None
    Attack in Turku Finland
  • A Team of Scientists Just Made Food From Electricity — and it Could be the Solution to World Hunger

    07/31/2017 8:08:24 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 74 replies
    Futurism ^ | July 26, 2017 | Tom Ward
    The Electric Bioreactor Farm Finnish researchers have created a batch of single-cell protein that is nutritious enough to serve for dinner using a system powered by renewable energy. The entire process requires only electricity, water, carbon dioxide, and microbes. The synthetic food was created as part of the Food From Electricity project, which is a collaboration between Lappeenranta University of Technology (LUT) and the VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland. After exposing the raw materials to electrolysis in a bioreactor, the process forms a powder that consists of more than 50 percent protein and 25 percent carbohydrates — the texture...
  • “Racist” Finnish Bus Driver Fired for Calling Out Somali Fare-Dodger

    07/21/2017 9:32:59 PM PDT · by MtnClimber · 19 replies
    Gates of Vienna ^ | 21 Jul, 2017 | Baron Bodissey
    When a young Somali woman got on a bus in Finland, she told the driver that she had bought a ticket earlier, but her phone battery had died so she couldn’t show it. When the driver saw through her subterfuge, the Muslima asked if she could pay for the ticket now. He said, no, you lied before, get off my bus. And he recorded the whole thing on his own phone. After the incident, the driver had the misfortune to encounter two official manifestations of Politically Correct Multiculturalism: (1) His superiors did not back up his actions, and in fact...
  • Beneath Helsinki, Finns Prepare for Russian Threat

    07/14/2017 11:41:07 AM PDT · by Tilted Irish Kilt · 13 replies
    wsj.com ^ | 7/14/17 | Thomas Grove
    The network connects shopping centers, subway tunnels, parking garages and pathways that accompany power and water lines. Tunnels also lead into passageways used only by the military and connect to an island used exclusively for the military regiment responsible for defending Helsinki. (article truncated due to copyrite restrictions) (Photos and expanded article at new source)
  • Supernatural Experience[Charismatic Caucus]

    06/30/2017 9:55:35 AM PDT · by Jedediah · 1 replies
    Supernatural experience is you saturated by my Presence in and through you for as Ezekiel was swept up into my presence "Behold" this IS where I desire you to be always and forever in the arms of the One that loves you is where you belong ! A Psalm of David. Psalm 23 23 The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not want. 2 He makes me lie down in green pastures. He leads me beside still waters. 3 He restores my soul. He leads me in paths of righteousness for his name's sake. 4 Even though I walk through...
  • Finland: Now We Want a Mega-Mosque

    06/07/2017 7:20:22 PM PDT · by Oatka · 29 replies
    Gatestone Institute ^ | June 6, 2017 | Judith Bergman
    The mosque boasts that it has been "able to organize many activities". One of these, it says, "is to spread Islam to the non-Muslims in Finland". Now Muslims in Finland want a mega-mosque. The idea that mega-mosques "prevent radicalization" is clearly popular among proponents of Finnish mega mosques, but on what evidence is this view based? Can they name one country where this was actually the case? Finland would be wise to look at what the establishment of Saudi and Gulf state-funded mosques in the rest of Europe has already done to the continent in terms of Islamization and radicalization.