May 21, 2013 | 6:38As It Happens Boring Awards Audio
As It Happens Boring Awards May 21, 2013 | 6:38Last night, Toronto the Good played host to the world's first Boring Awards.
Honours were presented in the following categories:
Most Boring Comment of the Year
Most Boring Event of the Year
Most Boring City in Canada, and
Most Boring Canadian.
May 20, 2013 | 9:01As It Happens Elijah Harper Obit Audio
As It Happens Elijah Harper Obit May 20, 2013 | 9:01Elijah Harper, a symbol of strength and a role model for Aboriginal Canadians, died at the age of sixty-four.
In June, 1990, as a Manitoba politician, Elijah Harper made a gesture in the provincial legislature that has made Canadian history. Sitting w
May 20, 2013 | 6:47As It Happens Miraculous Anteater Birth Audio
As It Happens Miraculous Anteater Birth May 20, 2013 | 6:47A seeming case of Immaculate Anteater Conception has experts at the LEO Zoological Conservation Center in Greenwich, Connecticut searching for an explanation.
Mama Giant Anteater, Armani, had just weaned baby Alice, and had been kept separate from dadd
May 17, 2013 | 10:17As It Happens Apostrophes Audio
As It Happens Apostrophes May 17, 2013 | 10:17All the residents of the Adirondack town of Thurman want to do is put their mountain on a map. They're still not sure if they want to call it Jimmy's Peak or James' Peak. But one thing they're absolutely sure of is its punctuation. Well, it turns out the
May 17, 2013 | 15:18As It Happens Marina Abramovi? Audio
As It Happens Marina Abramovi? May 17, 2013 | 15:18For four-and-a-half decades, Marina Abramovi? has been drawing audiences to participate in her own, very public, agonies and ecstasies. Now the performance art superstar is set to teach Toronto how to savour a little bit of suffering.
At next month's
May 16, 2013 | 6:42As It Happens Calgary Council Jargon Audio
As It Happens Calgary Council Jargon May 16, 2013 | 6:42A Calgary City council committee today approved a new policy mandating clear and simple communication. Alderwoman Druh Farrell brought forward the plain language policy because she's sick of bureaucratic and jargon-y language. She thinks that politicians