QDan Savage on Ashley Madison, q pop culture panel, The Slants 08/26/2015Aug 26, 2015 | 1:15:49Dan Savage on the Ashley Madison hack and fallout. q pop culture panel on One Direction, the new David Foster Wallace biopic, and Taylor Swift vs. Miley Cyrus. The Slants' bassist Simon Tam on the band's battle to trademark their name.
QThe Rabbit Who Wants to Fall Asleep, The Girl in the Spider's Web, Donnie Dumphy 08/27/2015Aug 27, 2015 | 1:15:38Carl-Johan Ehrlin and Tracey Ruiz on The Rabbit Who Wants to Fall Asleep. David Lagercrantz on The Girl in the Spider's Web. Leon Parsons and Nik Sexton on Donnie Dumphy: How To Be Deadly. Shad on the challenges of commitment.
QViral politics, Fat Mike, tranquility tanks, Russell Howard 08/25/2015Aug 25, 2015 | 1:15:34q's political panel on whether online virality translates to votes. Fat Mike on 25 years of Fat Wreck Chords. q experiment: are tranquility tanks actually relaxing? UK comic Russell Howard on crossing the pond.
QDaniel Romano, gun culture, Joan Didion biographer, ruby slippers mystery 08/28/2015Aug 28, 2015 | 1:16:22Friday Live with Daniel Romano. AJ Somerset on the evolution of gun culture. Tracy Daugherty on his new Joan Didion biography The Last Love Song. Morgan White on the unsolved theft of Judy Garland's ruby slippers.
QCoeur de Pirate, Michael Ironside, celebrity dog training 08/21/2015Aug 21, 2015 | 1:17:56Coeur de Pirate performs from her new album "Roses". Michael Ironside on "Turbo Kid" and the ethics of violence. Bill Berloni on training dogs for the stage and screen.
QWelfare diets, Perez Hilton on Full House: the Musical, transgender battle rapper NoShame 08/17/2015Aug 18, 2015 | 1:18:06"Welfare diets" being embraced by the middle class. Perez Hilton on self-improvement and his role in Full House: The Musical. Jolie Drake a.k.a. NoShame on rap's struggles with trans and homophobia and on being the first transgender battle rapper.
Qq pop culture panel, Blue Jays bandwagon hopping, Vine stardom 08/18/2015Aug 19, 2015 | 1:18:20q's pop culture panel on Straight Outta Compton, Sesame Street, and Jon Stewart's new gig. Stacey May Fowles on Toronto Blue Jays bandwagon-hopping. Logan Paul and Caroline Moss on Vine stardom.
QPC comedy on campus, Chris Farley remembered, Resting Bitch Face 08/11/2015Aug 11, 2015 | 1:18:05Is the campus comedy circuit too politically correct? Journalist Caitlin Flanagan investigates. 'I am Chris Farley' reflects darkness and light of late comic's life, say Canadian filmmakers. Jessica Bennett on the real trouble with 'Resting Bitch Face'.
QEmpathy via unwinnable game, appreciation vs. appropriation, women's armpit hair returns 08/13/2015Aug 13, 2015 | 1:18:12Unwinnable game aims create empathy for targets of racism. A colourful twist on feminist defiance: why women are dyeing their armpit hair. Métis artist Christi Belcourt and Ojibway playwright Drew Hayden Taylor on appreciation versus appropriation.
QCanada's overdue soul-searching, q pop culture panel, How Music Got Free 07/29/2015Jul 29, 2015 | 1:16:50Award-winning author Joseph Boyden on the issues that should horrify us as a nation. The q pop culture panel comments on Drake vs. Meek Mill, Hulk Hogan, and the new Seuss. Stephen Witt on a generation of pirates and 'How Music Got Free'.
QKalle Mattson performs, Bollywood blockbusters, Tom Cruise on trial, love/hate for robots 08/07/2015Aug 7, 2015 | 1:18:26Kalle Mattson crashes through studio q with Avalanche. Is Bollywood misunderstood in the mainstream? Good or Bad series: Is Tom Cruise still a maverick, or just cruising? Roboticist Daniel H. Wilson on our love/hate relationship with robots.
QCrowds for hire, Parker Posey, comic artist Noelle Stevenson's Nimona 07/30/2015Jul 30, 2015 | 1:16:43'Crowds on Demand' CEO Adam Swart pulls the curtain back on a hidden PR tactic. Parker Posey on how Irrational Man soothed her disillusionment with the acting industry. Nimona and Lumberjanes creator Noelle Stevenson on crafting comics for outsiders.
QHey Rosetta!, Airbnb backlash, Q media panel, filmmaker Steve James 10/24/2014Oct 24, 2014 | 1:42:03Hey Rosetta! performs live from Second Sight. Writer Jessica Pressler on the backlash against Airbnb. The Q media panel weighs in on this week's soldier attacks in Ottawa and Quebec. Best of Q: Life Itself director Steve James on Roger Ebert's legacy.