Mar 7, 2014 | 5:47Day 6 Documentary: Inside Mexico's vigilante brigades Audio
Day 6 Documentary: Inside Mexico's vigilante brigades Mar 7, 2014 | 5:47In the violence-racked state of Michoacan, a vigilante movement has taken hold. Ordinary citizens have banned together and driven the notorious Knights Templar drug cartel out of the region. Local journalist Deborah Bonello reports from Apazingan.
Mar 7, 2014 | 7:46Day 6 Pope-mania Audio
Day 6 Pope-mania Mar 7, 2014 | 7:46Just in time for his first anniversary as Pontiff, Pope Francis is getting his own glossy tabloid-style fanzine. Magazine editor Aldo Vitali joins Brent to talk about what 'Il Mio Papa' has in store for fans of the Superpope.
Mar 7, 2014 | 14:17Day 6 Rethinking Canada's prostitution laws Audio
Day 6 Rethinking Canada's prostitution laws Mar 7, 2014 | 14:17The Supreme Court recently struck down Canada's prostitution laws. Now we have less than a year to rethink our approach to sex work. Journalist Julian Bohne reports from Germany, and Brenda Cossman talks to Brent about possible models for regulation.
Mar 7, 2014 | 10:17Day 6 The science of laughter Audio
Day 6 The science of laughter Mar 7, 2014 | 10:17What is it exactly that makes a joke work? What's going on inside our brains when we laugh? Cognitive neuro-scientist Scott Weems and comedian Andy Kindler try and crack the comedy code.
Feb 28, 2014 | 16:29Day 6 Not Criminally Responsible Audio
Day 6 Not Criminally Responsible Feb 28, 2014 | 16:29Vince Li, who decapitated a man on a Greyhound bus in 1998, was granted unescorted trips from his mental facility. Brent speaks to Carol De Delley, the mother of Li's victim, and Sean Clifton, who was found not criminally responsible for an attack in 1999
Feb 28, 2014 | 11:28Day 6 Jeopardy's Arthur Chu Audio
Day 6 Jeopardy's Arthur Chu Feb 28, 2014 | 11:28Arthur Chu is on a winning streak on the trivia game show Jeopardy. His competitive and cutthroat manner has made him a media sensation in recent weeks. Brent talks to Chu about his strategy and the public's mixed reaction to his hot streak.
Feb 28, 2014 | 9:38Day 6 Day 6 Presents: An Alternative Academy Awards Audio
Day 6 Day 6 Presents: An Alternative Academy Awards Feb 28, 2014 | 9:38Let's face it. The Academy Awards will only acknowledge about a fraction of the year's cinematic output. So Day 6 has decided to host our own alternative Oscars. We've invited two professional film critics, Alonso Duralde and Amy Nicholson, to help us rei
Feb 28, 2014 | 12:03Day 6 The end of Bitcoin? Audio
Day 6 The end of Bitcoin? Feb 28, 2014 | 12:03This week Bitcoin took a high-profile tumble when a Tokyo-based exchange known as MT-Gox filed for bankruptcy. Brent talks to Steve Forbes, who is critical of bitcoin, and Anthony Di Iorio, of the Bitcoin Alliance of Canada.
Feb 21, 2014 | 9:00Day 6 Kyiv's roving 'titushky' thugs Audio
Day 6 Kyiv's roving 'titushky' thugs Feb 21, 2014 | 9:00Groups of plain-clothes gangs called 'The Titushky' are being used to beat and terrorize dissenters in Ukraine. Freelance journalist Maxim Eristavi says he saw them kill two unarmed protesters just a block from his home, in central Kyiv.