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    Grownups Read Things They Wrote as Kids | Jul 30, 2014

    A family obsessed with underwear, kindness to animals, and angst-filled LiveJournal entries. Recorded live at the Cedar Tree Cafe in Fredericton, NB.

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    Live Through This | Jul 27, 2014

    This week, and this week only, our show was recorded live on stage in our own backyard here in Toronto at a monthly live storytelling event called Raconteurs. You'll hear stories about what happens when it all goes wrong!

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    Ideas | Jun 17, 2014

    Eleanor Wachtel talks to British filmmaker and video artist, Isaac Julien. His new documentary film "Derek" is about Derek Jarman, who is often described as the trailblazer of the New Queer Cinema movement that started in Britain in the 1980s.

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    Windsor Morning | Jul 31, 2014

    We spoke to Professor Lorne Dawson about why some young men are leaving home to join militant groups overseas - and what happens when they return.

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    How To Do It | Jul 28, 2014

    This week we bring you four lessons on how to pull a fast one: using a dead cat to debunk fake credentials, a high-school prank about Saved By The Bell that goes wrong, dressing like a robot to confront politicians, and a push to cloth naked animals.

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    Head To Toe | Jul 29, 2014

    This week, Head to Toe hits the beach to unravel the topic of how we dress for the sun and sand. From the effect of the bikini on the brain, to the history of the bathing suit - we dive right in. (July 29, 2014)

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