Thursday, December 29, 2011 | Categories: Episodes
Just a few of the highlights from the latest show. For a more detailed rundown, click on "Read More" at the bottom of this entry. Or consult the box marked "Latest Audio" at the right-hand side of the webpage.
GRENADA DEATH. A call for justice. The family of a Canadian man who died in Grenada call for demand an independent investigation.
ELVIS THE CROC. Elvis is fifty-years-old, grumpy and doesn't want his lawn mowed. That's a problem for the kid who's paid to mow the lawn because Elvis happens to be a gigantic sea crocodile.
READING: THE HOCKEY SWEATER. A sweater providing no warmth. Roch Carrier describes the most mortifying moment of his childhood in his classic Canadian story, The Hockey Sweater.
HISHAM MATAR. Hisham Matar joined Carol in our Toronto studio in early May, when the civil war in Libya was underway. Tonight, we bring you an encore broadcast of that conversation.