WED AT 10AM: Canadian Spam, Bengal Cheerleaders and Redskins and Code Black

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SEGMENT 1: DAVID ELDER AND CANADA’S NEW SPAM LAW

Canada’s spam law, which was passed in 2010, finally goes into effect on July 1st.

David Elder of Stikeman Elliot talks to us from Ottawa to explain the new law.

 

 


 

SEGMENT 2: CODE BLACK FILMMAKER RYAN MCGARRY

McGarry’s stirring documentary takes you inside the legendary trauma bay at Los Angeles County Hospital that is the birthplace of Emergency Medicine — and where more people have died and more people have been saved than in any other square footage in the United States.

Best Documentary winner at Los Angeles Film Festival and the Hamptons International Film Festival, as well as the Audience AwardWinner at both Denver Starz Film Festival and Aspen FilmFest.

 


CALENDAR AND SHOUT OUTS

  • Thanks to Ian Ballon and Chris Kelly for their help with the IP and the Internet Conference

  • Congratulations to LA KINGS!  STANLEY CUP CHAMPS FOR 2ND TIME IN 3 YEARS.

  • Congratulations to TEAM USA.  Hats off to RIOT GAMES and the people at UPPER WEST or throwing a great game watching bash!

 


TODAY IN HISTORY

US President James Madison asks Congress to declare war on Britain due to seizure of American vessels in Napoleonic Wars, and British support of native resistance to US westward expansion; beginning of War of 1812; to Dec. 24, 1814; only major war, other than Indian wars, fought on Canadian soil.  War resulted in burning of Toronto and White House and drafting of Star Spangled Banner.

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