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Fake news live: Calgary comedians Peter Oldring and Pat Kelly take This is That on the road, write travel guide

It was in late August when the powers-that-be at CBC decided a little more clarity was needed for its radio comedy series This is That. 1,140 more words

Culture And Lifestyle

Maxime Bernier vows to slash CBC funding, stop it from ‘unfairly’ competing with private media

OTTAWA — Conservative leadership candidate Maxime Bernier is promising to overhaul CBC/Radio-Canada – an institution he says “seems frozen in time” — by cutting hundreds of millions in funding, streamlining its mandate and getting it out of the advertising market. 651 more words


Winnie-the-Pooh: The Forgotten Connection | jamesosbornenovels

With thanks to Olga for posting the link on Facebook and to James Osborne for writing it.

Special thanks to CBC Radio for an interview that resurrected this little-known story about the origins of Winnie-the-Pooh. 24 more words


Merry Christmas Boston!

A little pre-holiday cheer. The above is a craft draft from Moxies on special on Saturday night. This is a local- a blonde ale from Nine Locks. 60 more words

Kevin Tierney: Shad didn't stand a chance at CBC Radio's Q

Kevin Tierney is a Montreal filmmaker, the former head of the board of directors of the Cinémathèque québécoise and recipient of a Goldbloom award for distinguished community service. 775 more words

Local Arts

Daily Moments of Sacred

Many years ago, I recall listening to a segment on CBC radio on the future of the Jewish faith.  Etched in my memory is a comment from one of the interviewees sharing the perspective he gained from his grandmother – every moment of life is sacred. 428 more words