As the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission deadline for submissions loomed, would-be broadcast barons raced to put the finishing touches on proposals for new speciality television channels. In all, the CRTC appeared likely to receive more than 30 proposals, ranging from a science fiction channel to an all-comedy network.
These are restless times. Saint Lucien wants to take Quebec into the United Nations, along with Chad and Liechtenstein. Admiral Tobin is going to put the turbot on the Newfoundland flag. And now there is a move to drop the British from British Columbia.By Allan Fotheringham4 min
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