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0600 Think Golf is a ten part series that offers a range of advice on how to improve YOUR game. It's hosted by Bruce Rainee from CBC Sports. Today's installment dealt with bunker shots. You can get plenty of great golf tips AND view the video from today's episode at the Think Golf website.

0700 CBC Radio's Laugh Out Loud programme will be at the Cottage Country Comedy Festival in Bracebridge on August 11th. Host Craig Norris will be joined on stage by all kinds of comedians including Darrin Rose, Heidi Foss and Joey Elias. You can be in the audience for a great night of comedy.
You can learn more and find ticket info at the Laugh Out Loud and the Cottage Country Comedy Festival websites.

0730 Johanna Schneller from The Globe and Mail and Peter Howell from The Toronto Star joined guest host Karen Gordon to talk about the role of "the critic". They should know---Johanna and Peter have long experience writing criticism in the entertainent pages of their respective newspapers.
Listen audio (runs 13:32)
Learn more about Johanna and read her latest columns at her Globe website.
And you can do the same with Peter by going to the
Star's Movies website.

0800 Outdoors enthusiast and author Kevin Callan is The Happy Camper. He joined Karen to talk about the latest camping trends.
Listen audio (runs 10:58)
Kevin's books include The Happy Camper: An Essential Guide to Life Outdoors.
It's published by Boston Mills Press. He also has a recently-released DVD called The Happy Camper's Wilderness Quest.
If you're a camping enthusiast, check out Kevin's Happy Camper website.

0830 Bernie Finkelstein is the founder of True North records. And, as such, he's had a huge impact on the Canadian music scene. Now, he's written a book about his experiences. It's called---not surprisingly---True North: A Life Inside The Music Business. Bernie sat down with Karen to share some of the highlights.
Listen audio (runs 16:03)
Get the goods on Bernie and his book at his Bernie Finkelstein website, his Facebook page and at his McClelland & Stewart website.