B.C. officials won’t bend health rules to let NHL play in province

The NHL Deputy Commissioner said the Canadian cities would not be possible locations unless Canada rescinded its 14-day quarantine requirements for international travellers.

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Published on May 27, 2020 at 12:52 pm by Ron Robinson

Magnate Jim Pattison reflects on COVID-19, the economy & importance of listening to experts

Our new reality will include a new landscape for business. Not all companies will survive this pandemic. Some have already been driven into bankruptcy

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Published on at 12:41 pm by Voice Over

Toronto Star and 75 other papers Sold in $52M Deal

The owner of the Toronto Star and 75 other community newspapers revealed Tuesday evening that it reached a $52-million acquisition deal with NordStar Capital LP, a firm run by businessmen Paul Rivett and Jordan Bitove.

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Published on at 11:49 am by Ron Robinson

Chuck’s Classics, featuring Frank Sinatra

Hits kept coming for Sinatra, The Way You Look Tonight in 1964.

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Published on May 26, 2020 at 9:05 pm by Chuck Benson

WEDNESDAY in Broadcast History .. May 27th

IT WAS MAY 27th … when Frank Sinatra (pictured) made his TV debut as he guested on NBC’s “Star-Spangled Review,” hosted by another show biz legend, Bob Hope…
When Toronto’s CHUM AM 1050 became the first Canadian fulltime top-40 radio station and published its first hit record chart…
When the final episodes of the sitcoms “Mork and Mindy,” “Punky Brewster” & “Bosom Buddies” aired on ABC-TV…
..and when Jim & Tammy Bakker appeared on ABC’s “Nightline” following their evangelical TV scandal.
ALL the milestones for the date INSIDE.

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Published on at 9:00 pm by Ron Robinson

Rush Limbaugh says cancer treatment is ‘kicking my ass’

“For the last seven days, I have been virtually worthless, virtually useless. I haven’t left the house, I haven’t done much of anything except just try to rest and relax,” he said.

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Published on at 8:10 pm by Ron Robinson

Master Of Misinformation – 5 times CBC spread FAKE news about Covid-19

From attacking dissident Chinese journalists to parroting World Health Organization talking points, here are five times that the state broadcaster CBC made fools of themselves during the coronavirus pandemic

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Published on at 7:05 pm by Voice Over

Radio Interview With Joe Biden Sparks Continued Controversy

CHARLAMAGNE THA GOD told BIDEN that he should come to NEW YORK CITY for another interview, adding, “We’ve got more questions.”
BIDEN responded, “Well I tell you what, if you have a problem figuring out whether you’re for me or TRUMP, then you ain’t black.”

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Published on at 11:23 am by Ron Robinson

Ex-CBS News President says Liberal News Media has ‘Passed its Tipping Point’

According to Van Gordon Sauter, the highly influential daily newspapers in New York, Washington, Los Angeles and Boston are now decidedly liberal. On the home screen, the three broadcast network divisions still have their liberal tilt. Two of the three leading cable news sources are unrelentingly liberal in their fear and loathing of President Trump.

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Published on at 10:46 am by Ron Robinson

New Zealand Prime Minister Continues TV Interview During Earthquake

“We’re just having a bit of an earthquake here, Ryan, quite a decent shake here,” she said, looking up and around the room. “But, um, if you see things moving behind me.”

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Published on at 8:06 am by Ron Robinson