QDesiring disability, q pop culture panel, troll houses in Russia 06/10/2015Jun 10, 2015 | 1:16:08Choosing disability: Two perspectives on what it means to be transabled. Pop culture panel: Degrassi goes Netflix, funny while female, Jaws returns. Trolls for hire: Adrian Chen on why Russians being paid to wreak havoc online.
QChillax about proper English, Hot Chip performs, Annie Leibovitz's mighty lens 06/09/2015Jun 9, 2015 | 1:15:07Clickbait. Meme. Emoji. Two perspectives on how language sticklers should react to the latest dictionary words. British electronic music troupe Hot Chip perform stripped down tracks. Jeet This Week: The cultural impact of Annie Leibovitz's mighty lens.
QSoul legend Lee Fields, God as a She, Jihadist poetry 06/08/2015Jun 8, 2015 | 1:15:58Soul legend Lee Fields and The Expressions perform from live from Emma Jean. Why can't God be a woman? We hear two perspectives on the push for She. Why Yale professor Robyn Creswell recommends reading the poetry of Jihad.
QUnknown Mortal Orchestra performs, FIFA's biopic United Passions, Wednesday Martin's book Primates of Park Avenue, and Nicolas Cage: is he good?Jun 5, 2015 | 1:42:59Film critic Ashley Clark on the FIFA biopic United Passion. New Zealand-American trio Unknown Mortal Orchestra performs live. Writer Wednesday Martin on the Primates of Park Avenue. Film critics Kyle Smith and Nathan Rabin on Nicolas Cage.
QEsther Breger on Misery TV, Young Jean Lee's Straight White Men, q media panelJun 4, 2015 | 1:14:59The New Republic's Esther Breger on why the new reality show The
Briefcase thrives on humiliating poor people. Playwright Young Jean
Lee's latest play, Straight White Men. The q media panel on the Truth
and Reconciliation Commission.
QTruth and Reconciliation Commission, pop culture panel on Caitlyn Jenner, and the man who climbed Niagara FallsJun 3, 2015 | 1:11:19Aboriginal artists on the residential schools investigation. The pop
culture panel on Ciatlyn Jenner's Vanity Fair cover. Will Gadd, the
daredevil who climbed - yes, climbed - Niagara Falls.
QMaxim's first female editor, Brandi Carlile performs, teens' promposals go viral 06/02/2015Jun 2, 2015 | 1:15:42Musician Brandi Carlile performs from her album The Firewatch's Daughter. Maxim's first female editor Kate Lanphear redefines the Hot 100's conventions of beauty. Researcher John Richardson on the rise of teens' elaborate "promposals."
QHawksley Workman, Action Bronson debate, Ryan Gattis, Tracey LindbergJun 1, 2015 | 1:16:10Singer-songwriter Hawksley Workman performs live in studio q. Are Action Bronson's lyrics hate speech? Ryan Gattis on his acclaimed new novel All Involved. Tracey Lindberg on her debut novel Birdie
QThe Elwins perform, Dashan on Chinese stand-up, Parvez Sharma, MiriamToews as muse 05/29/2015May 29, 2015 | 1:43:08Lively pop quartet the Elwins perform live from Play for Keeps. China's Canadian star Dashan on spreading stand-up comedy. Sinner in Mecca chronicles gay filmmaker Parvez Sharma's audacious act. Miriam Toews-inspired song 'Beautiful Scars' debuts on q.
QNick Offerman is not Ron Swanson, q sports panel on FIFA, Celebrated dancer Louise LeCavalier 05/28/2015May 28, 2015 | 1:15:14Former Parks & Recreation star Nick Offerman on his trouble-making heroes and 'stache-free life after Ron Swanson. q sports panel on FIFA corruption allegations rocking the world of soccer. Celebrated dancer Louise LeCavalier on thinking with your body.
QDavid Suzuki, q pop culture panel, lessons from old Hollywood 05/27/2015May 27, 2015 | 1:15:57Why David Suzuki admires "informed" celebrity activism. q pop culture panel on the Duggar allegations, Game of Thrones rape scene and Jay Z vs. Marina Abramovic. Film critic Karina Longworth on why you should care about old Hollywood.
QSelf-destructive social media, some things all adults should know, Pakistan's answer to PixarMay 26, 2015 | 1:11:21What counts as self-sabotage in the age of social media? A panel discussion. Greg Proops on The Smartest Book in the World and things all adults should know. Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy on Pakistan's answer to Pixar and the subversive power of children's films.
QBarenaked Ladies, quitting makeup, Russell Smith on secret lives, Roar's crazy wild story 05/25/2015May 25, 2015 | 1:15:26Barenaked Ladies perform live from their new record Silverball. q contributor Scaachi Koul goes a week without makeup. Canadian author Russell Smith on why everyone has something to hide. John Marshall on the shockingly dangerous making of '70s film Roar.
QJoel Plaskett performs, Dean Potter's death, 50s star Tab Hunter, q media panel 05/22/2015May 22, 2015 | 1:43:55Nova Scotian wonder Joel Plaskett performs from his new solo album. Why late base jumper Dean Potter lived to risk his life. Actor and 1950s teen heartthrob Tab Hunter on playing straight on screen. the q media panel reviews the top stories of the week.
QSouthern Rites and racial tensions, Welcome to Me, Choose Your Own Adventure returnsMay 21, 2015 | 1:17:09Filmmaker Gillian Laub on fragile racial relations and her new HBO doc, Southern Rites. Welcome to Me director Shira Piven on the edgy but empathetic humour in the new Kirsten Wiig film. Anson Montgomery's Choose Your Own Adventure is back for a new gener