Jun 17, 2015 | 25:48Q Will Sasso brings "Fool Canada" to Studio q Video
Q Will Sasso brings "Fool Canada" to Studio q Jun 17, 2015 | 25:48The actor and comedian, known for his roles on Mad TV and high jinks on Vine, arms himself with hidden cameras and various disguises to test the limits of Canadian politeness. He joins Shad to discuss the televised social experiment, his penchant for pranking, and just how far he can go in a fake police uniform.
Jun 16, 2015 | 23:46Q Josh Groban talks new album "Stages" on q Video
Q Josh Groban talks new album "Stages" on q Jun 16, 2015 | 23:46Josh Groban has a new album out featuring hits from Broadway and London's West End called "Stages". He sits down with Shad to discuss growing up geeking out on showtunes, working with Kelly Clarkson, and why the Tony's are the best awards show.
Jun 8, 2015 | 13:33Q Self-described Geek Sam Maggs in studio q Video
Q Self-described Geek Sam Maggs in studio q Jun 8, 2015 | 13:33Sam Maggs has learned some things while navigating both on- and offline spaces where geeks gather. The Mary Sue editor and writer joins Shad to share her rallying cry to fellow nerd girls and explain why she felt a woman-centric primer — covering everything from online harassment to obscure terminology — was badly needed.
Jun 4, 2015 | 14:07Q "Between" Creator Michael McGowan on q Video
Q "Between" Creator Michael McGowan on q Jun 4, 2015 | 14:07Michael McGowan chats with Shad about the universe he's created in "Between" where nobody over the age of 21 survives. He also touches on being a content creator in the changing media landscape with the rise of Netflix.
Jun 1, 2015 | 11:14Q Are Action Bronson's Lyrics Hate Speech? Video
Q Are Action Bronson's Lyrics Hate Speech? Jun 1, 2015 | 11:14Rapper Action Bronson has attracted the ire of activists who want to squeeze him out of Toronto's upcoming North By Northeast (NXNE) festival. They say his lyrics are violently misogynistic, and take issue with songs like Consensual Rape.
Given that the objectification of women in hip-hop lyrics is nothing new, we ask: why Action Bronson, and why now? Should song lyrics be classified as hate speech? Rodrigo Bascunan and Anupa Mistry join Shad to discuss the issue.