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SATURDAY October 19

Host: Mary Ito

0630 Scott Russell from CBC Sports dropped by to preview CBC TV's Sports Weekend's coverage leading up to the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi.
Listen audio (runs 6:37)
Check out the Sports Weekend broadcast schedule.
And keep up to date with CBC's Olympics coverage by following Scott's Field Of Play blog.

0700 Hey, fans of CBC Radio's "The Debaters". You can be in the audience when the show comes to Toronto. "The Debaters" will be recording new episodes at the CBC's Glenn Gould Studio on November 5th and 6th. All the deets are at The Debaters' website.

0730 How many guitars can one person play on the same CD? Kevin Laliberté is the person to ask. His new album "One" consists of him---and ONLY him---playing MANY guitars.
Listen audio (runs 10:17)
NOTE: Music clearance restrictions prohibit inclusion of music originally contained in this item.
Kevin will officially launch "One" with a concert at Hart House at the University of Toronto on October the 25th.
The detyails are on Kevin's website

0800 E-commerce is big business in Canada...and it continues to grow. But what will the future of on-line shopping hold for us? Doug Stephens from business consultancy Retail Prophet looked into his crystal ball.
Listen audio (runs 8:43)
Doug is also the author of "The Retail Revival---Re-imagining Business for the New Age of Consumerism". It's published by Wiley.
Learn more at the Retail Prophet website.

0830 Tim Flannery is an Australian mammalogist, palaeontologist, environmentalist and global warming activist. He's currently visiting Ontario and spoke about the role that we in Ontario can play when it coms to creating a sustainable future.
Listen audio (runs 9:29)
You can learn more at Tim Flannery's website.