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Day 6 - Deep Sixed: American SuperpowerSep 30, 2011 | 7:33Day 6 Deep Sixed: American Superpower Audio
Day 6 Deep Sixed: American Superpower Sep 30, 2011 | 7:33
Day 6 - Mark Schatzker Jets FinalSep 30, 2011 | 2:10Day 6 Mark Schatzker Jets Final Audio
Day 6 Mark Schatzker Jets Final Sep 30, 2011 | 2:10Mark Schatzker on the Return of The Winnipeg Jets
Day 6 - Mark Critch on Donald Trump and Danny WilliamsSep 30, 2011 | 1:36Day 6 Mark Critch on Donald Trump and Danny Williams Audio
Day 6 Mark Critch on Donald Trump and Danny Williams Sep 30, 2011 | 1:36Mark Critch on a meeting between Donald Trump and Danny Williams
Day 6 - Amnesty International's Salil ShettySep 30, 2011 | 7:27Day 6 Amnesty International's Salil Shetty Audio
Day 6 Amnesty International's Salil Shetty Sep 30, 2011 | 7:27Amnesty International's Salil Shetty on Western Politicians lecturing others on human rights
Day 6 - 1,000 Songs in 1,000 DaysSep 30, 2011 | 8:38Day 6 1,000 Songs in 1,000 Days Audio
Day 6 1,000 Songs in 1,000 Days Sep 30, 2011 | 8:38Jonathan Mann writes a brand new song every day. He's been doing it since January 1st, 2009. And no matter how good or how awful it is... he sticks it up on the Internet every time. So on Wednesday, as he was polishing up #1000, we reached him at his studio, in Berkeley, California.
Day 6 - The Dictator's HandbookSep 30, 2011 | 7:18Day 6 The Dictator's Handbook Audio
Day 6 The Dictator's Handbook Sep 30, 2011 | 7:18As much of the country goes to the polls this week, we talked to NYU politics prof Bruce Bueno de Mesquita, co-author of The Dictator's Handbook, about his argument that when it comes to seizing and keeping power there's no difference between a democratic leader and a dictator.
Day 6 - Profiting from The RecessionSep 30, 2011 | 6:31Day 6 Profiting from The Recession Audio
Day 6 Profiting from The Recession Sep 30, 2011 | 6:31Alessio Rasani got attention this week for claiming that he looked forward to profiting from recessions.
Day 6 - "50/50" Comedy takes on CancerSep 30, 2011 | 8:06Day 6 "50/50" Comedy takes on Cancer Audio
Day 6 "50/50" Comedy takes on Cancer Sep 30, 2011 | 8:06The new movie 50/50 draws its emotional centre from the experience of scriptwriter Will Reiser, who was diagnosed with cancer at 24, and actor Seth Rogan, Will's real-life best friend. It's no coincidence that Rogan plays the best friend of cancer patient Adam (Joseph Gordon-Levitt) in the film. Brent speaks with Day 6 contributor and Salon.com writer Mary Elizabeth Williams about 50/50 and her own battle with cancer.
Day 6 - October 1, 2011Oct 1, 2011 | 54:00Day 6 October 1, 2011 Audio
Day 6 October 1, 2011 Oct 1, 2011 | 54:0050/50; Profiting from the Recession; Dictator's Handbook; Danny vs. Donald Deep Sixed - U.S. Superpower; Here Come the Warm Jets; A Song a Day x 1000; Dangerous Ideas
Day 6 - Claire Brosseau on Calgary's Slogan SearchAug 30, 2010 | 1:26Day 6 Claire Brosseau on Calgary's Slogan Search Audio
Day 6 Claire Brosseau on Calgary's Slogan Search Aug 30, 2010 | 1:26Slogans so underwhelming they just might work.
Day 6 - CB Daemon Fairless - HawkingAug 31, 2010 | 2:00Day 6 CB Daemon Fairless - Hawking Audio
Day 6 CB Daemon Fairless - Hawking Aug 31, 2010 | 2:00
Day 6 - CB Rebecca Kohler - McNugget LadyAug 31, 2010 | 1:47Day 6 CB Rebecca Kohler - McNugget Lady Audio
Day 6 CB Rebecca Kohler - McNugget Lady Aug 31, 2010 | 1:47
Day 6 - Simon Winchester interviewAug 31, 2010 | 11:17Day 6 Simon Winchester interview Audio
Day 6 Simon Winchester interview Aug 31, 2010 | 11:17The author and Oxford English Dictionary expert talks about what it could mean if the OED were no longer printed.
Day 6 - CB Calgary Slogan FinalSep 1, 2010 | 1:26Day 6 CB Calgary Slogan Final Audio
Day 6 CB Calgary Slogan Final Sep 1, 2010 | 1:26Some not so great slogans.
Day 6 - Dan Parent interview (uncut)Sep 1, 2010 | 9:39Day 6 Dan Parent interview (uncut) Audio
Day 6 Dan Parent interview (uncut) Sep 1, 2010 | 9:39Dan Parent created the gay character featured in the new Archie comics.

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