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Yonge Street Mission

Guest host David Common spoke with Jesse Sudirgo. He is the Manager of Street-Involved Population Services with the Yonge Street Mission's Evergreen Centre.
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Christmas Sermon

Guest host David Common spoke with Reverend Christopher White, he is the minister at Fairlawn United Church. And with Reverend Maggie Helwig, she is the priest at St-Stephen-in-the-Fields Anglican Church.
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Belly Fat

Weight training could be key to shedding that holiday bulge. Guest host David Common spoke with our health columnist Dr. Peter Lin.
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"The Interview"

Yesterday, Sony Pictures announced it would indeed release "The Interview" on Christmas Day as originally planned. Guest host David Common spoke with Armine Yalnizyan, she is one of our business commentators.
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To The Movies

Guest host David Common spoke with our movie reviewer Karen Gordon. "Inherent Vice" and "Mr. Turner" open tomorrow.
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Addicts Helping Addicts

Guest host David Common spoke to Marty Thompson. He's a harm reduction worker with Street Health. External Site He spoke about the program and his own journey through addiction.

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TTC Accident

Reviewing TTC safety. Guest host David Common spoke with Andy Byford, the CEO of the Toronto Transit Commission. And with Gil Penalosa. He is the executive director of 8-80 Cities.
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Arrested in Indonesia

For nearly six months, Canadian teacher Neil Bantleman has been held in an Indonesian jail on sexual assault charges. Guest host David Common spoke with his brother, Guy Bantleman.
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Junk Status

Guest host David Common spoke with Michael Hlinka, he is one of our business commentators.
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Female DJ's

Last week marked the final chapter for a pair of Toronto hip-hop aficionados. Guest host David Common spoke with Melissa Boogie, aka DJ Mel Boogie, and Jeannine Bryan, aka JJ Rock.
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The Year That Was

Guest host David Common spoke with our piop culture columnist Jesse Wente.
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First On The Street

Right now, there are 45 giant inflatable Santas along Inglewood Drive in the Moore Park neighbourhood. Guest host David Common spoke with Amy Westin.
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Liberty Village Church

Guest host David Common spoke to Darryl Dash, the pastor at Liberty Grace Church, External Site about creating a church in Liberty Village.

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Tsunami Anniversary

This week will mark ten years since an earthquake in the Indian Ocean triggered tsunamis and killed more than 230-thousand people. David Common spoke with Melanie Brooks. She is the head of global communications for Care International.
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Oil And Green

It is one of the biggest stories of 2014, the falling price of crude oil. David Common spoke with Michael Hlinka, one of our business commentators.
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Loneliness

How technology is changing the way we age. David Common spoke with our technology columnist Jesse Hirsh.
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Family Dynamics

Divorced parents, grown-up kids, and everyone's together for the holidays. Guest host David Common spoke with Joe Rich. He is a family therapist, and author of "Parenting: The long journey".
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Beer Monopoly

The new year will bring changes for The Beer Store. Guest host David Common spoke with Jason Fisher. He is the owner of the Indie Ale House on Dundas near Keele.
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Books

A book can be a great gift, as long as the person you are buying it for actually reads and likes it. Guest host David Common spoke with Mark Medley. He is the Globe and Mail's Books Editor.
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Hosting Picky Eaters

So you want to host a dinner party? Planning a group meal can be tough, especially when there are things your guests can't eat. Guest host David Common spoke with Corey Mintz. He is the author of "How To Host A Dinner Party", and also writes a weekly column in the Toronto Star.
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Year Ender

It has been quite the year in Ontario politics, most of it good for Premier Kathleen Wynne. Matt Galloway spoke with the Premier of Ontario yesterday at Queen's Park.
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Women And Alcohol

Is alcohol worse for women than it is for men? Guest host Jill Dempsey spoke with Ann Dowsett Johnston. She is a recovering alcoholic, and the author of "Drink: The Intimate Relationship Between Women and Alcohol".
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Negative Interest

Guest host Jill Dempsey spoke with Armine Yalnizyan, she is one of our business commentators.
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Divesting Oil

Guest host Jill Dempsey spoke with Desmond Wilson. He is director of finance at the Catherine Donnelly Foundation.
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Adopt A Grandparent

For people who are estranged from their families, this time of year can be tough. But a community agency has found that it's particularly tough for South Asian seniors who have just arrived. Guest host Jill Dempsey spoke with Baldev Mutta. He is the founder and CEO of Punjabi Community Health Centre. The centre is holding a donation drive called "Adopt A Baba/Bibi" to help isolated South Asian seniors.
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