From yesterday’s Open Line radio show on Owen Sound’s CFOS with Dave Carr. Click on this link and scroll down to Open Line February 27th. You’ll find the following text (as seen below the picture), along with buttons to click on to hear the recorded podcast version of the live radio show with Michael Schmidt, host Dave Carr, and people who called in.
Michael Schmidt with CFOS radio host Dave Carr in the studio Feb. 27th.
Discussing the BIG topics that matter to you! Whether locally or around the world, The OPEN LINE tackles the issues in an ‘OPEN’ forum. Call us with your opinions and comments. The line is always ‘OPEN’, weekdays after the 9am News on 560 CFOS.
Monday February 27, 2017
by: Dave CarrRaw milk advocate Michael Schmidt is Dave’s guest today and he takes calls from listeners on a variety of related topics.
Michael posted the following message on Facebook this morning:
“I will be joining Dave Carr on the CFOS Owen Sound talk show at around 9.05 am. Call in, it does not matter if you agree or disagree with me.
Call: (519) 376-7777”
Update: You can now hear the program as a podcast. Details here.
In an apparent about-face from the long-touted motto of “Don’t be Evil”, Google has started editorializing their search results. Well maybe they started downgrading certain sites or pages much earlier, but the example of “Natural News” seems the most blatent so far. Another instance I’m aware of is that certain pages of the site Rune Soup dealing with Hilary Clinton were downgraded in Google search results, apparently because someone didn’t like the message that was being posted. The site author responded by shifting to a subscription-model newsletter “The All Red Line” for sharing his parapolitical views, so as not to get more pages of his site downgraded in Google search results. Here’s an excerpt of what blogger Jon Rappoport wrote about the Natural News blacklisting:
“As many of you know by now, Google deleted Natural News, owned by Mike Adams, from its listings.
When you type in “Natural News,” you don’t get “naturalnews.com,” you get “natural.news” instead — a different and tiny site also owned by Mike Adams.
Various people have speculated about Google’s reasons. All Google has to do is print an explanation. Where is it? Continue reading →
It’s like 1994 all over again, for anyone who remembers what Michael Schmidt refers to as “the first raw milk war”. Like Michael Schmidt in 1994, Ottawa-area raw milk farmer Michael Ilgert has recently been hit with an order from the Renfrew County and District Health Unit, demanding that he “cease and desist from selling, offering for sale and distributing, milk that is not pasteurized”.
Michael Ilgert has appealed the order to the Health Services Appeal and Review Board, and a hearing has now been scheduled for Tuesday, February 28th at 10 am in the Indigo Room at the Metcalfe Hotel, 123 Metcalf Street, Ottawa, Ontario, K1P 5L9.
Michael Schmidt, who went through the same appeal process in 1994, says that the Health Appeal Board is appointed by the Ministry of Health and has no power to change the law or offer exemptions. Michael Schmidt plans to attend Michael Ilgert’s hearing in Ottawa on Feb. 28th. Continue reading →