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Major Stains
12-28-2016, 06:42 PM
HC. This ones for you Sir. :behindsofa:

Right, Fuck it, I'm done with 'OMG 2016 was terrible', here's some fucking awesome things that happened, you're welcome, Merry fucking Christmas

There's an Ebola Vaccine now
Child Mortality - Down across the globe
+9% survival rate in pacreatic cancer sufferers
Gene responsible for ALS found
Volunteers in India planted 50 Million trees in 24 hours
Suicide rates down globally
The Ozone layer is repairing itself
The Rabbinical assembly issued a resolution affirming the rights of trans and non conforming individuals
Leo got dat oscar
Wild tigers numbers up FOR THE FIRST TIME IN 100 YEARS
Giant Pandas - No longer endangered
A solar powered plane did a fucking world trip
Global Malaria down by 60%
Measels ERADICATED from the Americas
93% of the world's children learned to read and write - the highest percentage IN HUMAN HISTORY
China plans to be completely renewable by 2020 and has a global plan for by 2050
Huge global push in renewable energy
Norway committed 0 deforestation, 0
Every major grocer and fast food chain in the U.S pledged to use cage free eggs only by 2025
Manatees - No longer endangered
Wild Wolves - Back in Europe
Wild Salmon spawning in the Connecticut river for the first time since the American revolution
Columbian white tailed deer - no longer endangered
Sea World no longer breeding captive killer whales
Global aid - up by 7%
Americas most generous year EVER in charity and aid
China's most generous year EVER in charity and aid at $15 goddamn Billion

Yes, some famous fucking people you liked died, and you know what - more of them are gonna go too

but take some time to look at the fucking good and beauty in this world, good shit is happening, learn it, support it, be part of it.

Merry fucking Christmas

Quote taken from some corner of the Internet. ;)

12-28-2016, 06:45 PM
Nice. Such a better outlook on things. So sick of all the bitching and whining.

Major Stains
12-28-2016, 06:58 PM
-Oh, and I'm a little bit better on a Dualshock controller than I was 12 months ago if that counts for anything. Not a lot. But a little.

-And we finally got an XBox in the house.

-My youngest has learnt to swim.

-I helped to win a ranked match on Rainbow 6 : Siege.

-My Dads cancer is currently under control.

-The local supermarket started to stock my favourite ale.

-The Mrs let me go on top for once (until she woke up!)

12-29-2016, 03:20 AM
Great list, Stains! A real pick-me-up from all the other stuff.

12-29-2016, 03:49 AM
-My Dads cancer is currently under control.

Good news.