Definitely Not the OperaDNTO: In sickness and in health... (Jan. 31, 2015)Jan 31, 2015 | 1:09:50Whether you're under the weather yourself, or supporting a loved one, illness puts you to the test - and has the capacity to transform your life. This week, DNTO takes a look at the creative ways Canadians confront sickness, and walk the road to recovery.
Definitely Not the OperaA health insider fights for the rights of patientsJan 30, 2015 | 7:57Long-time Health Policy Advisor Sholom Glouberman had part of his large intestine removed to ward off colon cancer that runs in his family. As a health insider with a lot of connections, he figured it would be a breeze once he was admitted. So he thought.
Definitely Not the OperaAlan Bradley's sickbed solutionJan 29, 2015 | 4:41When author Alan Bradley was directed to spend a year away from sunlight, he had to find a secretive and unusual way to entertain himself.
Definitely Not the OperaJonathan McMurray: finding memories through musicJan 29, 2015 | 8:43After a serious car accident, Jonathan McMurray lost nearly everything: including his memories and identity. But there was one thing that stuck. Music.
Definitely Not the OperaGlory Anawa's shares her story from a immigrant detention centreJan 24, 2015 | 7:20In 2013, Glory Anawa came to Canada seeking refuge from the threat of genital mutilation in her home country of Cameroon. Instead, she was placed in a immigrant detention centre where she's been ever since.
Definitely Not the OperaDNTO goes to jail (Jan. 24, 2015)Jan 24, 2015 | 1:10:47Right now, there are more than 15,000 inmates in federal prisons. That's a lot of people we rarely hear from. But this week, we'll hear from a few people - from prisoners to former prisoners to prison guards - about their experiences behind bars.
Definitely Not the OperaSharon Jones: Grammy nominee and prison guardJan 24, 2015 | 3:01Sharon Jones is a Grammy nominated R&B singer known for her big, sultry voice and bombastic live shows with her band The Dap-Kings. But before her rise to fame, Sharon worked as a prison guard in a notorious men's prison in Queens, New York. Thing was --
Definitely Not the OperaAnnie Burchard on the power of contraband prison makeupJan 23, 2015 | 4:53Annie Burchard had a very distinct look: tattoos, bright red hair and a rockabilly fashion sense. But when she was incarcerated in a county jail in San Diego for two years, she found that recreating her look in jail was nearly impossible.
Definitely Not the OperaChristine Fellows goes north!Jan 17, 2015 | 4:14Musician Christine Fellows got fired up for her latest project in the coolest spot in Canada - literally! In 2011 she was in the Yukon - spending time in places like Dawson City and Old Crowe - as a songwriter-in-residence.
Definitely Not the OperaDNTO embraces the "cold" (Jan. 17, 2015)Jan 17, 2015 | 1:08:39From looking fashionable while dressed head to toe in a snowsuit to surviving the most bone-chilling conditions, the cold holds a special place in the lives of Canadians.
Definitely Not the OperaAuthor Charles Duhigg on how to change your habitsJan 11, 2015 | 3:58Pulitzer prize winning author Charles Duhigg became keenly interested in how we form habits ten years ago when he was working on his first reporting job in Iraq. He's since written a book called The Power of Habit. Find out how you can go about changing y
Definitely Not the OperaGrown-up nail-biterJan 10, 2015 | 9:46DNTO producer Acey Rowe bites her nails. She has tried everything to quit from foul tasting polish to hypnotism and nothing has worked. So how do you kick your childhood habit as an adult?
Definitely Not the OperaDNTO kicks "the habit" (Jan. 10, 2015)Jan 10, 2015 | 1:11:58With the start of a new year, are you trying to break a bad habit? This week, we'll hear about all sorts of habits... and many different approaches to dealing with them.
Definitely Not the OperaSam Roberts's bad habit...Jan 10, 2015 | 3:54Every year, Sam Roberts and his siblings had to give up something for Lent. He always opted to kick the candy habit. Find out how he resisted the lure of the Fun Dip.
Definitely Not the OperaDNTO sets out on a "pilgrimage" (Jan. 3, 2015)Jan 3, 2015 | 1:20:20With the holiday season upon us, it calls to mind the epic adventure of the pilgrimage: a journey to a place of spiritual significance. (Originally aired Dec. 21, 2014)