Dec 22, 2011 | 1:13:38Q December 22, 2011 Audio
Q December 22, 2011 Dec 22, 2011 | 1:13:38Spiked editor Brendan O'Neill explains how the UK phone hacking scandal has snow-balled through mis-reporting. Q's UNZIPPED series continues with UK author Lucy Siegle on the consequences of our addiction to "fast fashion". Sweet Invention author Michael Krondl provides a cultural history of dessert.
Nov 16, 2011 | 1:08:50Q November 16, 2011 Audio
Q November 16, 2011 Nov 16, 2011 | 1:08:50Returning to the silver screen after 30 years with a new ‘Muppets’ movie... Kermit the Frog joins us for a feature chat. Are you tired of scanning your own groceries when you checkout? Craig Lambert discusses Shadow Work. Plus, Torquil Campbell returns with another Rant or Rave.
Dec 27, 2011 | 1:10:22Q December 27, 2011 Audio
Q December 27, 2011 Dec 27, 2011 | 1:10:22The Bests of Q: A Q debate -is motherhood a glass ceiling for women? Genre-busting Oakland band tUnE-yArDs performs live in Studio Q. Playwright, author and AIDS activist Larry Kramer on the revival of his 1985 play "The Normal Heart."
Dec 8, 2011 | 1:11:58Q December 8, 2011 Audio
Q December 8, 2011 Dec 8, 2011 | 1:11:58Live from the Glenn Gould Studio with Brooklyn-based indie stars The National. Plus, a new approach to World Records. Also, Bon Iver's Justin Vernon sets the record straight on the Grammy Awards and celebrity chef Chuck Hughes.
Dec 12, 2011 | 1:10:55Q December 12, 2011 Audio
Q December 12, 2011 Dec 12, 2011 | 1:10:55Former NHL hockey player Sheldon Kennedy on combatting child abuse and bullying. 92-year-old mystery writer PD James on her new book, "Death Comes to Pemberley". Q's Sports Culture Panel takes on fighting in professional hockey.
Dec 15, 2011 | 54:07Q December 15, 2011 Audio
Q December 15, 2011 Dec 15, 2011 | 54:07We launch Q's new series Modern Love with a Q Debate: Is sex addiction a disease or cultural phenomenon? Singer/songwriter Adam Cohen, son of Leonard, performs from his record "Like A Man". The case for compensating, and taking the heroism out of organ donation.
Dec 16, 2011 | 1:39:41Q December 16, 2011 Audio
Q December 16, 2011 Dec 16, 2011 | 1:39:41Ontario singer-songwriter Daniel Romano. The Sound of Music in Salzburg. Q's final Media Panel of 2011. A look back at late critic, journalist and author Christopher Hitchens. Elvira Kurt's Cultural Hall of Shame.
Dec 23, 2011 | 1:40:32Q December 23, 2011 Audio
Q December 23, 2011 Dec 23, 2011 | 1:40:32Comedian and actor Margaret Cho reflects on portraying Kim Jong-Il. Karolyn Grimes, the child actor who played Zuzu in It's A Wonderful Life. We revisit a Q Christmas favourite: the cast reunion of voice actors from the Rudolph TV Christmas special. Elvira Kurt.
Jun 17, 2011 | 1:39:31Q June 17, 2011 Audio
Q June 17, 2011 Jun 17, 2011 | 1:39:31We're in Chicago! Blues legend Lonnie Brooks, Roastmaster Jeffrey Ross, SNL star Seth Meyers, Doc film maker Steve James and author Irvine Welsh.
Jul 28, 2011 | 1:05:14Q July 28, 2011 Audio
Q July 28, 2011 Jul 28, 2011 | 1:05:14Mary Elizabeth Williams discusses the new breastfeeding doll Breast Milk Baby, Comedian Colin Quinn, on his one-man show 'Long Story Short' about the collapse of empires across time. From the Q vault, Jian's conversation with Janelle Monae one of the exciting performers in popular music today.
Sep 20, 2011 | 1:13:20Q September 20, 2011 Audio
Q September 20, 2011 Sep 20, 2011 | 1:13:20Former CSIS analyst J. Michael Cole on the realities of being a spy. Film critic Roger Ebert on his new memoir, Life Itself. Plus, Torquil Campbell stops by.
Sep 21, 2011 | 1:15:49Q September 21, 2011 Audio
Q September 21, 2011 Sep 21, 2011 | 1:15:49Contrarian documentarian Michael Moore talks about his memoir, Here Comes Trouble. Musician Dan Mangan plays live from his latest album,Oh Fortune. Thomas Lennon on his screenwriting book, Movies 4 Fun and Profit: How We Made a Billion Dollars at the Box Office and So Can You.
Sep 22, 2011 | 1:13:48Q September 22, 2011 Audio
Q September 22, 2011 Sep 22, 2011 | 1:13:48Brent Bambury guests hosts! '90s club king Pater Gatien on the new documentary, Limelight. Michael K. Williams (best known as Omar from The Wire) on his role in TV's Boardwalk Empire. Plus, Oscar Wilde's grandson on why he objects to a London theatre company presenting a "new" work by Wilde.
Sep 23, 2011 | 1:39:43Q September 23, 2011 Audio
Q September 23, 2011 Sep 23, 2011 | 1:39:43Blue Rodeo's vocalist Jim Cuddy plays live from his new solo album, Skyscraper Soul. Bassist Krist Novoselic on the 20th anniversary of Nirvana's influential album, Nevermind.
UK correspondent Sarah Lyall on the nationalistic pride that prevents an inclusive Olympic soccer team for Great Britain. Plus, Q's Media Panel and Elvira Kurt!
Sep 26, 2011 | 1:14:08Q September 26, 2011 Audio
Q September 26, 2011 Sep 26, 2011 | 1:14:08Michael Jackson's brother and fellow Jackson 5 performer Jermaine Jackson on his defense of his brother, a memoir called You Are Not Alone: Michael, Through a Brother's Eyes. Investor, venture capatlist and star of CBC's Dragon's Den and ABC's Shark Tank Kevin O'Leary on his new book Cold Hard Truth, which conveys his personal philosophy that greed is good. Q's Sports Culture Panel reconvenes.