May 3, 2010 | 55:29And the Winner is Guitarology 101 - Pt 2 Audio
And the Winner is Guitarology 101 - Pt 2 May 3, 2010 | 55:29He's best known as lead guitarist, and a founding member, of both The Guess Who and Bachman-Turner Overdrive. And although he still tours as a musician, and is always working on new licks, Randy Bachman has a full-time gig as the host of the CBC Radio program Randy Bachman's Vinyl Tap -- which airs on weekend evenings.
May 17, 2010 | 55:29And the Winner is A Fragile Son Audio
And the Winner is A Fragile Son May 17, 2010 | 55:29Surjit Sachdev grew up in a conservative family, and he was expected to follow the footsteps of his totalitarian father. So he became, just like his dad, an engineer. But the family tradition ended when Surjit's son Kapel was born with a severe mental disability. Through the years, Surjit's frustrations increased. He became too strict with Kapel and then one day, a major confrontation with Kapel forced Surjit to examine his competence as a father.
May 20, 2010 | 33:00And the Winner is A Woman of No Consequence Audio
And the Winner is A Woman of No Consequence May 20, 2010 | 33:00Born into a cultured Indian family, she read all of the novels of Charles Dickens before she turned ten. Ten was also the age she had to leave school to get married. At 15 she was a mother. And for most of her adult life, Sethu Ramaswamy was trying to find her place in the light. On "And The Winner Is".... the story of a woman who set out one day for a life she always wanted.
May 25, 2010 | 27:29And the Winner is Kindred Spirits in Kenya Audio
And the Winner is Kindred Spirits in Kenya May 25, 2010 | 27:29Our second feature takes us to a place in Kenya where it rains only about a twice a year -- and where collecting and preserving water is of utmost importance. But for some Kenyan farmers, saving water is now less of a challenge, thanks to the support they'd been getting from Canada.
Jun 14, 2010 | 55:29And the Winner is The Poetry of the Woods || The Language of Persuasion Audio
And the Winner is The Poetry of the Woods || The Language of Persuasion Jun 14, 2010 | 55:29In the second half of the show it is "The Language of Persuasion". Terry O'Reilly explains how marketing and advertising have permeated almost every aspect of our lives and had a venti effect on the way we communicate. But the show begins far from the advertising billboards and screens of a busy metropolis. Julie Berry is a poet and retired elementary school teacher from St.Thomas, Ontario. As a teacher, she was always excited to take her Grade Six students on a special hike.