May 25, 2013 | 12:05Day 6 Scripps Spelling Bee asks for D-E-F-I-N-I-T-I-O-N-S Audio
Day 6 Scripps Spelling Bee asks for D-E-F-I-N-I-T-I-O-N-S May 25, 2013 | 12:05For the first time in history, the Scripps Spelling Bee is incorporating vocabulary into its judging criteria. Brent speaks to past contestant Emily Stagg, who advocated for the change back in 2006, and to 11-year old Scripps competitor Vanya Shivishanka.
May 25, 2013 | 6:33Day 6 Should we abolish the Senate? Audio
Day 6 Should we abolish the Senate? May 25, 2013 | 6:33The Opposition hammered Harper this week over allegations that senators billed the government for expenses that shouldn't have been claimed. But the Senate has its defenders. We hear from one of them and from someone who wants the Red Chamber red-lined.
May 24, 2013 | 10:18Day 6 John Tory on Rob Ford Audio
Day 6 John Tory on Rob Ford May 24, 2013 | 10:18Toronto Mayor Rob Ford addressed allegations he's seen smoking crack cocaine in a cell phone video. He says "I do not use crack cocaine, nor am I an addict of crack cocaine". He says it's business as usual at City Hall, but can Toronto move on?
May 18, 2013 | 8:03Day 6 Should I read it? Dan Brown's "Inferno" Audio
Day 6 Should I read it? Dan Brown's "Inferno" May 18, 2013 | 8:03Dan Brown is back with a new thriller that's the odds-on favourite for beach book of the summer. "Inferno" features the return of Robert Langdon. But is Brown's latest worth the read? To help you decide, Brent speaks to Day 6 Books columnist Becky Toyne.
May 18, 2013 | 1:06Day 6 Riffed from the headlines 05/18/13 Audio
Day 6 Riffed from the headlines 05/18/13 May 18, 2013 | 1:06Riffed from the Headlines is our weekly music-meets-the-news quiz. Can you guess the story that connects the three riffs? Listen below. Email us at daysix @ cbc dot ca with your answer. Don't forget to include your mailing address!