Radio Topics, March 25

It’s Tuesday morning, which means Adam and I will be on air from 7-9am. 93.1fm for those in Ottawa, www.ckcufm.com for all the rest.

Federal Conservatives to respond to Ontario Budget

Rick Rolled into a federal criminal charge

I know that there is generally good garbage to be found in the glebe, but this is ridiculous

US unsustainable in its debt loads

Apple proposes unlimited downloading

CFL coming back to Ottawa?

$24 billion in new security spending since 9/11

Radio Topics, March 18th

So, it’s tuesday morning! I’ll be on time today, as Adam is on a train somewhere between Halifax and Ottawa. We’ll try giving him a call, just to be assholes. Garnett Genuis may also be joining us.

Wired on the slowness of bus tunnels.

More dubious claims from councillors on “pre-loaded” crack pipes.

City looking for more effective needle clean up program

Dion: Carbon taxes are awesome!

Also, it’s time for by-election self immolation! Or perhaps it’s time for by-election self-satisfaction!

PQ puts sovereignty on ice.

Latimer out on Parole.

Ministers complain about use of churches as backdrop for lotto ad

Tibet gets protests get violence

Ottawa Airport expansion opens

Carleton Ravens champions no more

Radio Topics for March 11th

Its Tuesday morning and everyone is still digging out from the blizzard. That means while shoveling you can listen to Adam and Mike. As usual we air on CKCU 93.1fm from 7 to 9:00am. For those outside of Ottawa you can listen live on the web at the CKCU website. The listen live function is greatly improved as we have a new mp3 stream and a better sounding Real Audio stream. All for your listening convenience.

A national carbon tax on consumers sounds like a good idea. The surprise is who is proposing it!

Danny Williams going after Harper again…this time using John Crosby to do his dirty work in a throne speech.


Remember the Talking to American’s Skit where Rich Mercer talked about Canada building a giant, climate controlled dome? It may come true in Edmonton.

Bill C-10 comes under fire from free speech advocates.
Who would have thought limiting funding based on “offensiveness” would be controversial?

Now you get to decide which of the four O-Train options you want. This while 70% of us still drive to work.

No helmet exemptions for religious Sikhs who want to wear a turban while ridding a motorcycle.

Large Music bootlegger in Winnipeg shit down. No more $2 CDs from the back of someones truck.

Accusations that Harper tried to meddle in the US primary process.

All while Hilary starts to stage a comeback.

Radio Topics for March 4th

Its just Adam this week. Mike apparently had a “real” job and has to work. Adam thankfully is a student. As usual we air on CKCU 93.1fm from 7 to 9:00am. For those outside of Ottawa you can listen live on the web at the CKCU website. The listen live function is greatly improved as we have a new mp3 stream and a better sounding Real Audio stream. All for your listening convenience.

This week Adam will be joined by fellow Carleton debater Garnett Genuis and a friend of the show, Mark Agnew. As well Adam will be speaking with Robert Brocklebank of the Federation of Community Associations regarding the proposed Manotick development by Minto and the appeal to the OMB.

An exciting week in Canadian politics: The budget passes a critical second vote and the Conservatives introduce a motion to end the Wheat Board monopoly over barley.

Chuck Cadmangate… The Conservatives threaten to sue the Liberals over accusations regarding Chuck Cadman.

Russia has its presidential elections and surprise of all surprises…. the candidate supported by Vladamire Putin wins.

Speaking of one party states, Alberta also went to the polls yesterday. And the Tories will probably win again!

Canadian sentenced to death in Saudi Arabia.

Carleton University to hold seperate Board of Governors elections this year.

York University the latest campus to ban pro-life clubs. (excuse the source and the obvious bias)