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A Man's Face

The Canadian sex scandal that broke in the Fall of 2014 sent some dry heave ripples though the image of celebrity radio host Jian Ghomeshi. The publicity shot of the star posed against the bordello red of the CBC “Q” soundstage started to move for me, as though animated by a horror flick’s lazily turning wind machine, threatening to lift the image-turned-curtain and reveal …  A sad sack teddy slumped on an empty stage.  438 more words

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Even though ‘Q’ has been rebranded as ‘q’, it will still be written as ‘Q’ for ‘clarity and readability,’ says CBC

TORONTO — So is it “q” or “Q”?

Last week, CBC announced the new Shad-hosted version of its arts and culture radio program “Q” was getting a little makeover. 148 more words

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CBC says new 'Q' is named 'q', except when it's still 'Q'

TORONTO – So is it “q” or “Q”?

Last week, CBC announced the new Shad-hosted version of its arts and culture radio program “Q” was getting a little makeover. 421 more words

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Sound Advice for PhD Students of Ghomeshi-ism

(Note: Jian Ghomeshi was the host of a popular CBC radio program who was recently fired for “inappropriate” behaviour in the workplace. He is facing criminal charges for sexual assault.) 98 more words

Shad ready to save the show formerly known as Q

It’s Day 1, the beginning of the answer to the question: Can Shad save the show formerly known as Q?

Months of rotating hosts have sustained it, but the CBC’s flagship arts program — rebranded as q — is in desperate need of someone with the charisma that Jian Ghomeshi once brought. 410 more words

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CBC report signals need for safe workplaces:experts

TORONTO – A damning report detailing CBC management missteps in stopping alleged inappropriate behaviour by former radio host Jian Ghomeshi reinforces the need for safe work environments and mechanisms for employees to freely voice concerns, experts say. 726 more words

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