May 11, 2013 | 26:29WireTap It's All Been Done Audio
WireTap It's All Been Done May 11, 2013 | 26:29We explore the idea of recurrence. From an expert on déjà vu, to a young couple who has been through pretty much everything together, even their worst nightmare. Plus, Howard boasts of a new creation only to realize it’s already been invented.
May 8, 2013 | 55:29And the Winner Is The Waltensteins - And the Winner Is Audio
And the Winner Is The Waltensteins - And the Winner Is May 8, 2013 | 55:29n 1998 actor-comedienne Franny Sheridan brought her one-woman show, "The Waltonsteins", to Ottawa. The show tells the story about Franny's family, who lived as good church-going Catholics. But as children would later discover, they were actually Jewish.
May 9, 2013 | 23:59The Current Is the case for austerity crumbling? Audio
The Current Is the case for austerity crumbling? May 9, 2013 | 23:59An influential report written by two Harvard University economists helped convince govts around the world they were spending too much and had to reign it in. Societies convulsed. Now it looks as if the economists' spreadsheet program contained errors.
May 3, 2013 | 53:58Tapestry Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal? Audio
Tapestry Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal? May 3, 2013 | 53:58Jeanette Winterson is an acclaimed British writer. She was adopted by very religious Pentecostal parents, who hoped she would become a missionary. Instead, Jeanette fell in love with a woman. Her memoir is called Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal?
May 9, 2013 | 54:59Rewind Rita MacNeil- A Loving Tribute Audio
Rewind Rita MacNeil- A Loving Tribute May 9, 2013 | 54:59The beloved singer Rita MacNeil died last month. What a lot of people might not know is that she got her start writing and singing songs for the women’s liberation movement of the early 1970s.
May 6, 2013 | 53:59Ideas The Enright Files Audio
Ideas The Enright Files May 6, 2013 | 53:59This month marks the 100th anniversary of Igor Stravinsky's The Rite of Spring, and 70 years ago Aaron Copland wrote his masterwork, Appalachian Spring. Michael Enright talks to Robert Harris and to Eric Friesen about these momentous musical anniversaries
May 3, 2013 | 9:01Spark Game On 2.0 Audio
Spark Game On 2.0 May 3, 2013 | 9:01Patrick Moran takes Nora on a chronological and nostalgic tour of video games at the Ontario Science Centre's Game On 2.0 exhibit.
May 8, 2013 | 51:32The Story From Here May 8, 2013 Audio
The Story From Here May 8, 2013 May 8, 2013 | 51:32This week from Ontario a Toronto woman asks why so much brain research is done using males, a Glace Bay couple raises a stink about their smelly neighbour, and from BC we'll meet the world's most laid back police dog.
May 9, 2013 | 9:43St John's Morning Show Sex Workers Audio
St John's Morning Show Sex Workers May 9, 2013 | 9:43As part of CBC investigates look into the sex industry, today we're looking at another side. The darker side. One where exploited teens are forced in at a young age. And getting out can be nearly impossible. Angela Crockwell is the Executive Director for