CBC - Morningside Log 3/11/97
HOUR ONE - TUESDAY *** ON THE BEST OF MORNINGSIDE ATTENTION:
PRODUCTION "NOTES" IN THIS LOG ARE NOT VERBATIM
* OPENING BILLS 00:01:30 08:06:00
* ALBERTA [NS] 00:09:33 08:07:30 2PHONERS/Albertans go to the polls
today. so we're having one of our regular reports from that province
this morning. Peter Stockland is on the phone in Calgary. Paula Simons
is in Edmonton.
Music: PRECIOUS JEWEL - HAYDEN & PAT METHENY 00:01:02 00:00:00 BEYOND
THE MISSOURI SKY (VERVE) 314 537 130-2
* BANKRUPTCIES [KM] *** 00:17:12 08:19:00 1exTOR/1exWPG/When Eaton's
sought protection under bankruptcy laws a week and a half ago, it
raised all kinds of questions about how the bankruptcy system works.
Two people are with me to help us with that. Frank Bennett is a
bankruptcy lawyer; he's here in Toronto. Brock Cordes is a lecturer at
the University of Manitoba; he also runs his own business, called
- Eatons applied for CCAA (Companies Creditors Arrangement Act)
because it allows courts to give them protection from their creditors,
stops those creditors from grabbing Eatons' assets...Eatons will
probably pull through, some some of their suppliers may go
bankrupt...who gets paid first: employees, federal government - for
taxes, secured creditors - fixed assets - such as buildings,
furniture, cars, finally - unsecured creditors, which means suppliers
and shareholders...the board of directors can be held responsible if a
company goes belly up - that's why the board of governors resigned for
Canadian airlines...banks often lend companies less money than they
need to get out from underneath - because that makes it harder for the
Music: (CHOPIN) PRELUDES OPUS 28, #16 - DANG THAI SON 00:01:05
00:00:00 CHOPIN (ANALETKA) AN 2 7703
* MOXY FRUVOUS [IP] *** 00:22:23 08:37:00 4exTOR/In a couple of
minutes, I'll be talking with the members of Moxy Fruvous, who have
brought along a copy of their forthcoming CD for a world premiere. But
first, Moxy Fruvous is here to give us a live rendition of the new
CD's title track, "You Will Go to the Moon".
- You Will Go To The Moon will be released April 22...the e-mail
address for Moxy Fruvous is firstname.lastname@example.org...Their tour includes
Boston on March 15, N.Y.: March 21, Philadelphia: March 27, Buffalo:
April 24, Rochester: April 26, Detroit: May 1, Port Dover: May 23,
Guelph on the 24th, Ottawa: May 30th and Winnipeg July 12 and 13...
Michigan Military is, what the band calls, hip-hock bluegrass...our
American audience likes to hear the songs that have Canadian
references - just like we're interested in Midnight Oil (singing about
Austrailia), U2 (Ireland) or REM (Atlanta)...internet has increased
our regcognition factor - we'll play a date in a U.S. city and people
will show up and we'll wonder: how did you know we were playing? and
the answer is the net...met Pete Seeger - learned how he wrote "we
LIVE MUSIC> YOU WILL GO TO THE MOON - FRUVOUS 00:00:00 00:00:00
Music: MICHIGAN MILITIA - FRUVOUS 00:00:00 00:00:00 YOU WILL GO
TO THE MOON (THE BOTTOM LINE) VEL 97301-2
Music: GET IN THE CAR - FRUVOUS 00:00:00 00:00:00 YOU WILL GO
TO THE MOON (THE BOTTOM LINE) VEL 97301-2
- HOUR TWO - TUESDAY
* ZAIRE [HS] 00:11:39 09:06:30 1exWASH/For months, a civil war has been
underway in eastern Zaire. The result of the war so far: thousands of
refugees, and a very uncertain future for Zaire's President Mobutu.
Iain Guest is senior fellow with the U.S. Institute of Peace. He's in
our Washington studio.
- no independent sources of information - since relief workers flew
out from Kinshasa last week...yes, there are serbian, russian and
ukranian mercenaries...Mobutu has done little for the welfare of his
people, that's one of the reasons why there has been so many
problems...rebel leader Laurent Kabila is stopping freedom of movement
for reporters and UN officials - in fact he won't allow aid to more
than 250,000...in central africa: 14 countries are suffering from
major food shortages - this may be the most destablizing time in
Africa's history...question is how do we intervene? not militarily -
in a search for war criminals, instead, we must wait until crisis is
over to get aid to the population...
Music: OUR DANCE - PETER ELMAN 00:01:02 00:00:00 DURNGO SALOON (ACORN)
* BAGEL SLICING [SJ] 00:04:30 09:22:00 PHONER/There's a trick to slicing
a bagel so that you don't slice yourself. Danny Zand knows a thing or
two about bagels. He's president of the Great Canadian Bagel's Western
division. They sell tens of thousands of bagels every week in
Saskatchewan and Manitoba. He's on the phone from his home in Regina.
- Don't cut bagels vertically - put bagel on table, cut horizontally,
holding the bagel down with your hand until you're 2/3 of the way
through, then stand them up...cut bagels before you freeze them...
Music: PRIVATE CONVERSATION - LYLE LOVETT 00:04:20 00:00:00 ROAD TO
ENSENADA (MCA) MCAD 11409
* THE RED DOT [KM] 00:15:33 09:31:30 1exTOR/Just a Little Red Dot is a
film about racism and children. It recently won the Grand Trophy for
best educational film at the New York Festivals, among other awards.
It was made by filmmaker and teacher, Mitra Sen. Mitra Sen is my
guest; she's here in the Toronto studio.
- The Distributor for "Just A Little Red Dot" is International
Telefilm 1-800-561-4300...film is primarily for grades 4,5 and 6...the
red dot is called a bindi....she became associated with the folks who
produced The Kids Of Degrassi...The Little Red Dot Club is spreading
from school to school - the kids in the film wanted the message they
learned about racism to get out to other children... The Little Red
Dot Club can be reached at 416-757-2494...the film will be shown March
20th at the Science Centre in Toronto...
Music: RACHMANINOFF: PRELUDE IN G MINOR - VAN. SYMPHONY ORCH 00:04:30
00:00:00 RACHMANINOFF SYMPHONIC DANCES (CBC RECORDS) SMCD5143
* GLOW IN THE DARK CURLING (TJ) 00:09:33 09:49:00 2PHONERS/The curling
Brier continues today, in Calgary. In a few minutes, we'll get an
update, from a reporter in Calgary. But before that, curling of a
different kind: Ron Nowakowski runs Hole-In-One Enterprises in
Lorette, Manitoba...(LINK)...Ron Nowakowski is with Hole-In-One
Enterprises in Lorette, Manitoba. Now on the line from Calgary, host
of the Brier, is Brian Dance of CBC Radio Sports.
- For information about glow in the dark golf or curling call
Hole-In-One at 1-888-878-9493...
- HOUR THREE - TUESDAY
* B.C. REPORT [LG] 00:11:33 10:06:30 2exVCR/It's time for one of our
regular reports from British Columbia. Allen Garr and Kim Bolan are in
our Vancouver studios. - FAINT HOPE CLAUSE/OTTAWA BUYS OUT BC'S
WELFARE WAITING PERIOD/MORE MONEY FOR IMMIGRANT SERVICES/FUNDS FOR
PACIFIC RIM SUMMIT/GLEN CLARK TESTY OVER COURT CASE/CHILD CARE WORKERS
- Faint Hope Clause will no longer be available for multiple
murderers, although Olsen's case missed the deadline...the 90 day
waiting period has been disbanded by the NDP...social workers have 2x
as many cases in B.C. as in any other province...
Music: I DO - PAUL BRANDT 00:03:34 00:00:00 INTRODUCING PAUL BRANDT
(REPRISE) PRO CD 8003-R
* AUSTIN CLARK #2 [PK] 00:21:25 10:22:30 TAPE/Shelagh returns with Part
2 of her interview with Austin Clark...
- The Origin Of Waves is published by McClelland & Stewart...
Music: PINEY WOOD HILLS - BUFFY STE. MARIE 00:03:32 00:00:00 UP WHERE
WE BELONG (EMI) 35059-2
* MED SCHOOL PHONER [LS] *** 00:10:28 10:48:30 PHONER/Last week,
McMaster University's medical school was one of 6 North American med
schools cited for innovative approaches in training new doctors. We've
caught up with the chair of McMaster's MD program...Dr. Jennifer Blake
in Florida this morning.
- McMaster received the recognition in Newsweek magazine...
* PROMO 00:01:15 10:58:00
* LAST WORDS 00:00:15 10:59:15
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