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Day 6 - Risky converts: why one Imam refuses conversion to some would-be MuslimsOct 24, 2014 | 9:15Day 6 Risky converts: why one Imam refuses conversion to some would-be Muslims Audio
Day 6 Risky converts: why one Imam refuses conversion to some would-be Muslims Oct 24, 2014 | 9:15Authorities say both perpetrators in this week's deadly attacks had been radicalized after converting to Islam. Imam Hamid Slimi talks about why he sometimes refuses to convert people who want to become Muslim.
Day 6 - Ford, Nader and a pro-wrestler: The pitfalls of strategic votingOct 24, 2014 | 7:33Day 6 Ford, Nader and a pro-wrestler: The pitfalls of strategic voting Audio
Day 6 Ford, Nader and a pro-wrestler: The pitfalls of strategic voting Oct 24, 2014 | 7:33After a chaotic and epic mayoral campaign, Torontonians will head to the polls on Monday. Brent talks to professor of mathematics, Donald Saari, about the risks around voting strategically.
Day 6 - Edward O. Wilson on what aliens will look like and whyOct 24, 2014 | 10:43Day 6 Edward O. Wilson on what aliens will look like and why Audio
Day 6 Edward O. Wilson on what aliens will look like and why Oct 24, 2014 | 10:43Brent talks to world-renowned biologist Edward O. Wilson about new book, "The Meaning of Human Existence", and finds out what he thinks aliens will look like in the future.
Day 6 - Six songs that made Bruce McCulloch who he isOct 24, 2014 | 9:19Day 6 Six songs that made Bruce McCulloch who he is Audio
Day 6 Six songs that made Bruce McCulloch who he is Oct 24, 2014 | 9:19Bruce McCulloch's new book "Let's Start A Riot" is also the basis for his new one-man show and TV series. The Kids in the Hall alum reminisces with Brent about the key pieces of music that made him who he is.
Day 6 - Riffed From The Headlines 18/10/14Oct 17, 2014 | 1:05Day 6 Riffed From The Headlines 18/10/14 Audio
Day 6 Riffed From The Headlines 18/10/14 Oct 17, 2014 | 1:05Riffed From The Headlines is our weekly news quiz where we choose three riffs linked by one story in the news. Guess the story that links the riffs and you could win a Day 6 tote bag! Email us your answer at day6 at cbc.ca
Day 6 - Converse and the difficulty of trademarking fashionOct 17, 2014 | 6:41Day 6 Converse and the difficulty of trademarking fashion Audio
Day 6 Converse and the difficulty of trademarking fashion Oct 17, 2014 | 6:41This week, Nike’s Converse announced it is suing 31 companies - including Walmart and Fila - for trademark infringement. Brent talks to fashion lawyer Susan Scafidi, about whether Converse can lay claim to a design that's been around for nearly 100 years.
Day 6 - Killer heroin and the rise of Fentanyl abuseOct 17, 2014 | 14:27Day 6 Killer heroin and the rise of Fentanyl abuse Audio
Day 6 Killer heroin and the rise of Fentanyl abuse Oct 17, 2014 | 14:27In just two days this week more than 30 people overdosed at Vancouver's Insite safe injection site. Police have confirmed that it wasn't heroin that caused the overdoses, but Fentanyl. Brent talks to Vancouver-based drug addict, Laura Shaver.
Day 6 - Is Brunch for Jerks?Oct 17, 2014 | 8:11Day 6 Is Brunch for Jerks? Audio
Day 6 Is Brunch for Jerks? Oct 17, 2014 | 8:11In a New York Times column last week, writer David Shaftel declared that he is "through with brunch." A quick Google search confirms that Shaftel isn't the only one. To debate 'brunch backlash' Brent talks to authors Shawn Micaleff and Farah Ternikar.
Day 6 - The bio-hazard suit and the fight against EbolaOct 17, 2014 | 9:16Day 6 The bio-hazard suit and the fight against Ebola Audio
Day 6 The bio-hazard suit and the fight against Ebola Oct 17, 2014 | 9:16As the risk of Ebola spreads, health professionals are becoming increasingly concerned with one item item that is central to the fight against the virus: the protective suit. For some insight as to how the suit works, Brent talks to Dr. Dick Zoutman.
Day 6 - Episode 204: Fentanyl: Dangerous Street Drug, Risks of Deferring Parenthood, Is Brunch for Jerks? and moreOct 17, 2014 | 54:00Day 6 Episode 204: Fentanyl: Dangerous Street Drug, Risks of Deferring Parenthood, Is Brunch for Jerks? and more Audio
Day 6 Episode 204: Fentanyl: Dangerous Street Drug, Risks of Deferring Parenthood, Is Brunch for Jerks? and more Oct 17, 2014 | 54:00Fentanyl: Dangerous Street Drug | The Risks of Deferring Parenthood | Is Brunch for Jerks? | Converse and the difficulty of trademarking fashion | Hazmat suits vs. Ebola |
Day 6 - Four things to think about before freezing your eggsOct 17, 2014 | 10:35Day 6 Four things to think about before freezing your eggs Audio
Day 6 Four things to think about before freezing your eggs Oct 17, 2014 | 10:35This week Apple announced the company will join Facebook, by covering the costs for its women employees to freeze and store their eggs. Judith Shulevitz, who had her first child at age 39, joins Brent to talk about having children later in life.
Day 6 - Did censoring a 9/11 report pave the way for ISIS?Oct 10, 2014 | 11:34Day 6 Did censoring a 9/11 report pave the way for ISIS? Audio
Day 6 Did censoring a 9/11 report pave the way for ISIS? Oct 10, 2014 | 11:34A former U.S. senator and co-chair of the Joint Congressional Inquiry into the 9/11 attacks says the rise of ISIS could have been stemmed if 28 pages from the inquiry's report had not been classified.
Day 6 - Debunking "Chinese Restaurant Syndrome"and the return of MSGOct 10, 2014 | 12:16Day 6 Debunking "Chinese Restaurant Syndrome"and the return of MSG Audio
Day 6 Debunking "Chinese Restaurant Syndrome"and the return of MSG Oct 10, 2014 | 12:16Monosodium glutamate - or MSG - is making a bit of a comeback in some culinary circles. But is the additive really bad for us? Brent puts that question to Dr. Katharine Woessner, and asks Chef Nick Liu about MSG's place in traditional Chinese cuisine.
Day 6 - Uber and the cult of disruptive technologyOct 10, 2014 | 10:04Day 6 Uber and the cult of disruptive technology Audio
Day 6 Uber and the cult of disruptive technology Oct 10, 2014 | 10:04Ottawa is the latest Canadian city to challenge the ride-sharing app Uber. The multi-billion dollar business is considered a massively disruptive force. But is all disruption good disruption? Author Andrew Keen isn't convinced.
Day 6 - Four ways blue LEDs can change the worldOct 10, 2014 | 4:24Day 6 Four ways blue LEDs can change the world Audio
Day 6 Four ways blue LEDs can change the world Oct 10, 2014 | 4:24The 2014 Nobel Prize for Physics went to three scientists for their work on blue LEDs, or light emitting diodes. Blue LEDs make it possible to create white LED light. Here's Prof Chris Hall with 4 ways LEDs can change the world.

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