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    Assyrian Podcast

    Just finished listening, great job @ASHOOR! What a blast from the past. It's ironic, I have tried my best to stop social media lately, it's too much nasha. You brought up a lot of great points on the podcast and honestly it is a breath of fresh air to see this forum alive. Also, not sure if...
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    The AVN Story: who can forget those faces!!

    Heeeee I had hair nasha. this is ANCIENT! LOL
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    Assyrian Girls Volleyball League Season 5 - Starts Oct 17 2011

    To all Chicago AVN Members: The Assyrian Girls Volleyball League Season 5 draft will be on Monday Oct 17 at 7:30pm at Weber Center in Skokie.  16+ to join, please spread the word!
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    Assyrian Language Classes In Chicago?

    Hello, Anyone know of any Assyrian Language classes in the Chicagoland area or would want to join if such a class exists? Thanks
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    Can we close this area?

    I don't think it's relevant anymore?
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    Proposed Next AVN Gathering 2011 - Hockey: Chicago @ Toronto

    Hello all, I have a proposal for an AVN gathering in 2011. The only game the Chicago Blackhawks play the Toronto Maple Leafs this season is on Saturday March 5, 2011 in Toronto at the ACC.  I think it would be fun if we can get a group going to what would be a great hockey game.  Even though...
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    Kurdistan? Really?....

    [Opinion] I simply don't think a Kurdistan the way it is portrayed here on this forum is a reality.  There are too many people against it for it to come to fruition.  Kurds are part of Iraq as a whole, much like the other factions.  If they had their way, the Shiite might as well claim southern...
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    Babylonian Language Now Online

    Was on the front of Yahoo today, thought it was interesting, I posted a reply under rn: http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20101001/ap_on_re_eu/eu_britain_babylonian
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    Mar Dinkha IV Visits Iranian President - Thoughts?

    I'm surprised this wasn't brought up here yet.  What do you guys think of the event when Mar Dinkha IV visited with Iranian President Amhadinejad (sp). I think its good and weird at the same time.  It's great to see some credibility given to the Assyrian Church of the East to have our...
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    Assyrian Convention 2010 - Arizona

    It's that time of year people:  Assyrian Convention! This year its in Scottsdale, Arizona (Phoenix area).  At the Biltmore Resort.  Apparently it's a very nice place with a lot of amenities (golf course too!) Wondering if we should create a sub-forum about this year's convention Ashoor, much...
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    Quarterfinal: Brazil vs. Holland

    Oh man I couldn't have wished for a better opportunity! My favorite team going against my most despised team!  Yes!! Oh how much I would LOVE for the Orange Army to knock out Brazil!!  It would honestly make my World Cup 2010, even if Holland doesn't win it.  :) Now, I want to apologize for...
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    No Posts or Updates on May 12?...

    Was there an AVN Black-Hole yesterday?  No Activity?  Really?  lol
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    How Long Can You Go Without Facebook/MySpace/etc.?

    To all my Facebook friends on here, I did not delete you lol I recently deactivated my account due to it being too much of a distraction.  I am trying to focus more on some business and work related tasks now and thought it would be nice to get off the grid for a while.  :)  Question is, have...
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    Agha Petros - Wikipedia - WTF?

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Agha_Petros I was doing some random Assyrian history browsing (yes, I do that time to time, it's cool I know :shades:) and found the Wikipedia article about the famous Assyrian General Agha Petros.  From what I read, there were a lot of negative connotations in that...
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    Could You Go Vegan?....

    I'm considering staying Vegan for another 50 days after Lent (soma).  Right now I'm fasting from pretty much everything and I feel healthier and have actually lost 12 lbs in the process :)  I have decided to stay vegan for another 50 days after just to see how far I can go... maybe go longer...
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    March Madness 2010

    Wow can't believe no one started a thread on this yet.  Must not be that big in the largely Canadian following of the Sports forum. Anyway, March Madness started today and the only real upset so far is Notre Dame losing to Old Dominion which crushed my bracket because I had ND going to the...
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    My Chicago Election Complaints - Discouraging Slate 389.

    It was a bittersweet experience having voted this weekend.  In looking forward to the day, I am completely and utterly angry over the events that transpired.  I voted last Saturday, and took a couple of days to cool down before posting this on AVN. First of all, there was a very insightful...
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    What Would It Take For Religious Leaders To Promote Voting?....

    What would it take for our religious leaders (from Assyrian Church of the East, Chaldean Catholic Church, Syriac Church, etc.) to actually unite and promote voting for the upcoming Iraqi elections? Why are they not making it a mandatory gesture for our people to go vote.  It's funny, but if any...
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    Peyton Manning - Poor Sport!

    Say what you say about Peyton Manning being a great quarterback, possibly the best every to play the position...but I really didn't like what he did at the end of the game last night. After losing the Superbowl, he merely just walked off the field and didn't shake anyone's hand or congratulate...
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    Are Indians From ACOE Assyrian?...

    This question comes from the latest development that H.H. Mar Dinkha IV and the Assyrian Church of the East (ACOE) prelates are attending they Holy Synod in India for the Indian ACOE followers this past week for the first time. I believe the stat is that we have about 40,000+ Indian members of...
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