Q | Jan 7, 2014 | 1:13:43

"Sign of the Times" || Sir Thomas Allen || Should kids learn MMA?

Controversial artist Andres Serrano defends purchasing signs from homeless folks for his new art project. Acclaimed baritone Sir Thomas Allen on why opera should not be dumbed down. And from the Best of Q: Can you fight bullying with mixed martial arts?

Now Playing on CBC Radio Help Refresh

CBC Radio One

Listen Live Ottawa change

CBC Radio 2

Listen Live Eastern change

CBC Radio 3

Listen Live Radio 3
Q - Do terrorist groups get to name themselves?Oct 1, 2014 | 15:13Q Do terrorist groups get to name themselves? Audio
Q Do terrorist groups get to name themselves? Oct 1, 2014 | 15:13Kelly McBride argues reporters should call organizations by the names they give themselves.
Q - Q Essay: Are surprise releases really that surprising?Oct 1, 2014 | 4:09Q Q Essay: Are surprise releases really that surprising? Audio
Q Q Essay: Are surprise releases really that surprising? Oct 1, 2014 | 4:09More artists are dropping new records with little warning - and Jian's not sure it's a good thing.
Q - Lena Dunham on lessons "learned", Stephen Fry on addiction 09/30/2014Oct 1, 2014 | 1:13:18Q Lena Dunham on lessons "learned", Stephen Fry on addiction 09/30/2014 Audio
Q Lena Dunham on lessons "learned", Stephen Fry on addiction 09/30/2014 Oct 1, 2014 | 1:13:18Canadian radio exclusive: Girls creator Lena Dunham on her new book 'Not That Kind of Girl' and the lessons she's "learned". U.K. comedian, writer and activist Stephen Fry on his memoir, More Fool Me and his nearly career-destroying cocaine addiction.
Q - Shovels and Rope bring the deep south to Studio QOct 1, 2014 | 25:25Q Shovels and Rope bring the deep south to Studio Q Audio
Q Shovels and Rope bring the deep south to Studio Q Oct 1, 2014 | 25:25Shovels and Rope stop by the Studio Q to perform from their new record, Swimmin' Time.
Q - Spoiler alert! The changing etiquette of talking TVOct 1, 2014 | 14:54Q Spoiler alert! The changing etiquette of talking TV Audio
Q Spoiler alert! The changing etiquette of talking TV Oct 1, 2014 | 14:54Grant McCracken on what your approach to spoiling (or not spoiling) says about you.
Q - Girls creator Lena Dunham wants to tell you what she's 'learned'Sep 30, 2014 | 40:04Q Girls creator Lena Dunham wants to tell you what she's 'learned' Audio
Q Girls creator Lena Dunham wants to tell you what she's 'learned' Sep 30, 2014 | 40:04In a Canadian radio exclusive, Girls creator and star Lena Dunham joins Jian to discuss Not That Kind of Girl: A Young Woman Tells You What She's "Learned" -- her new book, out today.
Q - Stephen Fry: a genial intellectual with a dark pastSep 30, 2014 | 17:56Q Stephen Fry: a genial intellectual with a dark past Audio
Q Stephen Fry: a genial intellectual with a dark past Sep 30, 2014 | 17:56More Fool Me: A Memoir, reveals the dark side of Stephen Fry's journey.
Q - Q exclusive: Defiant Julian Assange says he's 'pretty hard to kill'Sep 29, 2014 | 36:18Q Q exclusive: Defiant Julian Assange says he's 'pretty hard to kill' Audio
Q Q exclusive: Defiant Julian Assange says he's 'pretty hard to kill' Sep 29, 2014 | 36:18In a Canadian broadcast exclusive, controversial WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange joins Jian Ghomeshi on the phone from the Ecuadorian embassy in London.
Q - Are talent agents threatening YouTube's DIY spirit?Sep 29, 2014 | 8:22Q Are talent agents threatening YouTube's DIY spirit? Audio
Q Are talent agents threatening YouTube's DIY spirit? Sep 29, 2014 | 8:22Journalist Brooks Barnes on irony of Hollywood agents flocking to represent YouTube stars.
Q - Are talent agents threatening YouTube's DIY spirit?Sep 29, 2014 | 8:20Q Are talent agents threatening YouTube's DIY spirit? Audio
Q Are talent agents threatening YouTube's DIY spirit? Sep 29, 2014 | 8:20Journalist Brooks Barnes on irony of Hollywood agents flocking to represent YouTube stars.
Q - Q sports panel: Bill Simmons, Hope Solo, and Derek Jeter's legacySep 29, 2014 | 20:49Q Q sports panel: Bill Simmons, Hope Solo, and Derek Jeter's legacy Audio
Q Q sports panel: Bill Simmons, Hope Solo, and Derek Jeter's legacy Sep 29, 2014 | 20:49The sports panel weighs in on Bill Simmons' suspension, Hope Solo, and Derek Jeter's legacy.
Q - Q Essay: Is a butterfly effect for climate change taking flight?Sep 29, 2014 | 4:07Q Q Essay: Is a butterfly effect for climate change taking flight? Audio
Q Q Essay: Is a butterfly effect for climate change taking flight? Sep 29, 2014 | 4:07Jian on the fate of monarch butterflies, and our own, too.
Q - Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, Hollywood meets YouTube, Q sports panel 09/29/2014Sep 29, 2014 | 1:13:56Q Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, Hollywood meets YouTube, Q sports panel 09/29/2014 Audio
Q Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, Hollywood meets YouTube, Q sports panel 09/29/2014 Sep 29, 2014 | 1:13:56Controversial WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange joins Jian in a Canadian Broadcast Exclusive. NYT journalist on the irony of Hollywood agents courting YouTube stars. The Q sports panel on Bill Simmons' suspension, Hope Solo, and Derek Jeter's legacy.
Q - Chris Rock on stand-up in the age of the smart phoneSep 26, 2014 | 14:18Q Chris Rock on stand-up in the age of the smart phone Audio
Q Chris Rock on stand-up in the age of the smart phone Sep 26, 2014 | 14:18Legendary stand-up comic Chris Rock on his ever-expanding list of creative projects.
Q - What the NY Times should learn from the Shonda Rhimes furorSep 26, 2014 | 9:50Q What the NY Times should learn from the Shonda Rhimes furor Audio
Q What the NY Times should learn from the Shonda Rhimes furor Sep 26, 2014 | 9:50Journalist Nikole Hannah-Jones on how the lack of newsroom diversity shows up in its content.

1 of 34