Jun 19, 2015 | 7:32Day 6 Is Donald Trump a political hopeful or a satire artist? Audio
Day 6 Is Donald Trump a political hopeful or a satire artist? Jun 19, 2015 | 7:32For the sixth time, Donald Trump has announced his plans to run for President. But few are taking his bid seriously. Elspeth Reeve, a senior editor at The New Republic, thinks Trump's political posturings are a brilliant act of political satire - although she's not sure he's in on the joke.
Jan 26, 2013 | 6:55Day 6 Dawson Hacker Ahmed Al-Khabaz on Getting Expelled and Offered a Job Audio
Day 6 Dawson Hacker Ahmed Al-Khabaz on Getting Expelled and Offered a Job Jan 26, 2013 | 6:55Ahmed Al-Khabaz is a 20-year-old former computer science student who was expelled from Dawson College in Montreal. He discovered a gap in Dawson's online security that allowed access students' personal information, and reported it - but he landed in hot water when he ran a further software program checking for vulnerabilities. He's been expelled by Dawson, but offered a job and scholarship courtesy of security company SkyTech. Here's a link to Dawson's statement on the incident.
Oct 27, 2012 | 7:18Day 6 Cloud Atlas Race Controversy Audio
Day 6 Cloud Atlas Race Controversy Oct 27, 2012 | 7:18The much-hyped Cloud Atlas hit theatres this week, based on the acclaimed novel by David Mitchell and directed by Tom Tykwer and the Wachowski siblings. The film has ignited a controversy for its use of white actors as Asian characters. Brent spoke with Asian actor Pun Bandhu. He's had roles in Michael Clayton, Burn After Reading and Nurse Jackie.
Jun 19, 2015 | 1:28Day 6 Riffed from the headlines 20/06/2015 Audio
Day 6 Riffed from the headlines 20/06/2015 Jun 19, 2015 | 1:28Riffed From The Headlines is our weekly 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! You can listen to this week's clue below and email us your answer at firstname.lastname@example.org. Make sure to include your mailing address and put "Riffed from the Headlines" in the subject line.
Jun 19, 2015 | 8:22Day 6 "The Blob" wreaking havoc in the Pacific Audio
Day 6 "The Blob" wreaking havoc in the Pacific Jun 19, 2015 | 8:22Scientists are blaming a giant patch of warmer water from Mexico to the Bering Sea, nicknamed "The Blob," for the unusual marine life activity they're seeing on the west coast. Dr. Nick Bond, a meteorologist from the University of Washington, came up with
Jan 30, 2015 | 9:47Day 6 Dennis Rodman's Big Bang in Pyongyang Audio
Day 6 Dennis Rodman's Big Bang in Pyongyang Jan 30, 2015 | 9:47This week, the new documentary "Dennis Rodman's Big Bang in Pyongyang" premiered. Brent spoke with director Colin Offland about the film, which offers a behind-the-scenes look at Rodman's trip to North Korea in 2014, drunken melt-downs and all.
Mar 6, 2015 | 1:15Day 6 Riffed From The Headlines 06/03/2015 Audio
Day 6 Riffed From The Headlines 06/03/2015 Mar 6, 2015 | 1:15Riffed 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.
Apr 3, 2015 | 14:24Day 6 Tenants protest charity-owned landlord Audio
Day 6 Tenants protest charity-owned landlord Apr 3, 2015 | 14:24Sweden's biggest landlord is buying up properties in Toronto, Montreal, New York, Paris and beyond. We hear from tenants who have organized protests in response to proposed rent increases, and Akelius rep Ben Scott.