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    2016

    HC. This ones for you Sir.

    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
    MIND CONTROLLED ROBOT ARMS
    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
    Green Sea Turtles - NO LONGER FUCKING ENDANGERED
    Sea World no longer breeding captive killer whales
    Humpback Whales - NO LONGER ENDANGERED
    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. ;)
    Last edited by Major Stains; 12-28-2016 at 06:44 PM.
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    Nice. Such a better outlook on things. So sick of all the bitching and whining.
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    -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!)
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    Great list, Stains! A real pick-me-up from all the other stuff.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Major Stains View Post
    -My Dads cancer is currently under control.
    Good news.



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