May 11, 2013 | 11:39Day 6 The questionable greatness of Gatsby: A debate Audio
Day 6 The questionable greatness of Gatsby: A debate May 11, 2013 | 11:39Is Gatsby, perhaps, not so great? Brent moderates a friendly debate between Kathryn Schulz, author of "Why I Despise The Great Gatsby," and Anne Margaret Daniel, a professor of literature at New York's New School and an F. Scott Fitzgerald scholar.
May 18, 2013 | 1:06Day 6 Riffed from the headlines 05/18/13 Audio
Day 6 Riffed from the headlines 05/18/13 May 18, 2013 | 1:06Riffed from the Headlines is our weekly music-meets-the-news quiz. Can you guess the story that connects the three riffs? Listen below. Email us at daysix @ cbc dot ca with your answer. Don't forget to include your mailing address!
May 11, 2013 | 6:57Day 6 Very superstitious: Examining weird hockey rituals Audio
Day 6 Very superstitious: Examining weird hockey rituals May 11, 2013 | 6:57After The New York Islanders stopped shaving during their 1980s playoff run and went on to win four Stanley Cups in a row, it's become widely accepted: no beard, no cup. The playoff beard is one of the most cherished hockey rituals, but hockey players pra
May 18, 2013 | 8:03Day 6 Should I read it? Dan Brown's "Inferno" Audio
Day 6 Should I read it? Dan Brown's "Inferno" May 18, 2013 | 8:03Dan Brown is back with a new thriller that's the odds-on favourite for beach book of the summer. "Inferno" features the return of Robert Langdon. But is Brown's latest worth the read? To help you decide, Brent speaks to Day 6 Books columnist Becky Toyne.
May 18, 2013 | 15:55Day 6 Angelina Jolie, Genes and Patents Audio
Day 6 Angelina Jolie, Genes and Patents May 18, 2013 | 15:55The gene that told Angelina Jolie she would likely develop breast cancer is patented. But can someone patent a gene that everyone has in their body? Brent discusses the ethics of gene patenting with Andrew Coen and Richard Gold.
May 4, 2013 | 9:19Day 6 Zach Braff on Kickstarter crowdfunding Audio
Day 6 Zach Braff on Kickstarter crowdfunding May 4, 2013 | 9:19After writing a new movie script with his brother, Zach Braff was worried he'd have to surrender too much creative control if he financed the film through Hollywood investors. Instead, he asked fans to fund the movie themselves on Kickstarter. We spoke to