The Current | Dec 13, 2013 | 25:50

    New App Let’s Women Rate Men - Dec 13th, 2013

    Lulu is a new app that allows women to rate the men in their life - on matters of sex and more. Some call it a harmless game, others say it's a platform for revenge and an invasion of privacy.

    Now Playing on CBC Radio Help Refresh

    Live audio streams for phones and tablets: Radio One and CBC Music (Radio 2, Radio 3 and more)

    CBC Radio One

    Listen Live Ottawa change

    CBC Radio 2

    Listen Live Eastern change

    CBC Radio 3

    Listen Live Radio 3
    The Current - Mark Schatzker: Flavourless food leads to unhealthy cravings - August 20, 2015Aug 20, 2015 | 23:33The Current Mark Schatzker: Flavourless food leads to unhealthy cravings - August 20, 2015 Audio
    The Current Mark Schatzker: Flavourless food leads to unhealthy cravings - August 20, 2015 Aug 20, 2015 | 23:33Ever wonder why you crave some food over others? Food journalist Mark Schatzker says it's all about the flavour. Today, we explore why the veggies we should eat have become increasingly bland, while the junk we should avoid keeps getting tastier.
    The Current - Duffy trial reveals cracks in Conservative party, supporters divided - August 20, 2015Aug 20, 2015 | 22:00The Current Duffy trial reveals cracks in Conservative party, supporters divided - August 20, 2015 Audio
    The Current Duffy trial reveals cracks in Conservative party, supporters divided - August 20, 2015 Aug 20, 2015 | 22:00Mike Duffy's lawyer is finished cross-examining Nigel Wright and Stephen Harper's political competition have already declared how his testimony will hurt the Conservatives. But are revelations from the trial hurting the Conservative campaign?
    The Current - Duffy trial reveals cracks in Conservative party, supporters dividedAug 20, 2015 | 19:32The Current Duffy trial reveals cracks in Conservative party, supporters divided Audio
    The Current Duffy trial reveals cracks in Conservative party, supporters divided Aug 20, 2015 | 19:32Mike Duffy's lawyer is finished cross-examining Nigel Wright and Stephen Harper's political competition have already declared how his testimony will hurt the Conservatives. Today we're asking if revelations from the trial are hurting the Conservative camp
    The Current - Using family as fodder on the campaign trail has its perils - August 19, 2015Aug 19, 2015 | 22:00The Current Using family as fodder on the campaign trail has its perils - August 19, 2015 Audio
    The Current Using family as fodder on the campaign trail has its perils - August 19, 2015 Aug 19, 2015 | 22:00Conservative MP Mark Adler has included his father's haunting past into this election campaign by advertising himself as the son of a Holocaust survivor. Today, we look at why kith and kin can play a critical role on the campaign trail.
    The Current - Using family as fodder on the campaign trail has its perilsAug 19, 2015 | 19:17The Current Using family as fodder on the campaign trail has its perils Audio
    The Current Using family as fodder on the campaign trail has its perils Aug 19, 2015 | 19:17Conservative MP Mark Adler has included his father's haunting past into this election campaign by advertising himself as the son of a Holocaust survivor. Today, we look at why kith and kin can play a critical role on the campaign trail.
    The Current - Timothy Caulfield: Gwyneth Paltrow and celebrity diets not healthy - August 18, 2015Aug 19, 2015 | 25:00The Current Timothy Caulfield: Gwyneth Paltrow and celebrity diets not healthy - August 18, 2015 Audio
    The Current Timothy Caulfield: Gwyneth Paltrow and celebrity diets not healthy - August 18, 2015 Aug 19, 2015 | 25:00If glossy, celebrity mags are part of your beach reading fare this time of year, Timothy Caulfield says beware: Celebrity culture could be turning dangerous for our health. Today, we ask, "Is Gwyneth Paltrow Wrong About Everything?"
    The Current - John Ibbitson: Stephen Harper changed Canada in irreversible waysAug 18, 2015 | 19:20The Current John Ibbitson: Stephen Harper changed Canada in irreversible ways Audio
    The Current John Ibbitson: Stephen Harper changed Canada in irreversible ways Aug 18, 2015 | 19:20Stephen Harper worked for most of his adult life to govern with a majority and change Canada. Now, a new book about the Prime Minister suggests he has reshaped the country in irreversible ways. Today, we look at the politician and the man.
    The Current - John Ibbitson: Stephen Harper changed Canada in irreversible ways - August 18, 2015Aug 18, 2015 | 22:00The Current John Ibbitson: Stephen Harper changed Canada in irreversible ways - August 18, 2015 Audio
    The Current John Ibbitson: Stephen Harper changed Canada in irreversible ways - August 18, 2015 Aug 18, 2015 | 22:00Stephen Harper worked for most of his adult life to govern with a majority and change Canada. Now, a new book about the Prime Minister suggests he has reshaped the country in irreversible ways. Today, we look at the politician and the man.
    The Current - 'I want to be a woman': Spouse asks wife for help transitioning - August 18, 2015Aug 18, 2015 | 24:59The Current 'I want to be a woman': Spouse asks wife for help transitioning - August 18, 2015 Audio
    The Current 'I want to be a woman': Spouse asks wife for help transitioning - August 18, 2015 Aug 18, 2015 | 24:59After almost forty years of marriage, a couple's bond is tested when a long-kept secret comes out. Today, we share a story of what it's like coming out as transgender... when the truth about your gender identity might break your wife's heart.
    The Current - CSIS secrecy hampers complaints and accountability - August 17, 2015Aug 17, 2015 | 22:00The Current CSIS secrecy hampers complaints and accountability - August 17, 2015 Audio
    The Current CSIS secrecy hampers complaints and accountability - August 17, 2015 Aug 17, 2015 | 22:00The BC Civil Liberties Association says there is no true accountability for CSIS since no one can get inside the process by which CSIS is reviewed. So who's watching over the people who watch us? Who's got their eyes on the spies?
    The Current - CSIS secrecy hampers complaints and accountabilityAug 17, 2015 | 20:08The Current CSIS secrecy hampers complaints and accountability Audio
    The Current CSIS secrecy hampers complaints and accountability Aug 17, 2015 | 20:08The BC Civil Liberties Association says there is no true accountability for CSIS since no one can get inside the process by which CSIS is reviewed. So who's watching over the people who watch us? Who's got their eyes on the spies?
    The Current - Criminal profiler Kate Lines recounts career as trailblazer - August 17, 2015Aug 17, 2015 | 25:00The Current Criminal profiler Kate Lines recounts career as trailblazer - August 17, 2015 Audio
    The Current Criminal profiler Kate Lines recounts career as trailblazer - August 17, 2015 Aug 17, 2015 | 25:00Back in the 1970s when Kate Lines decided to join the Ontario Provincial Police, she was told by one officer that the O.P.P. was no place for a woman to work. Today, Kate Lines looks back on her trailblazing career in policing.
    The Current - All the Single Ladies! 'Spinster' author says celebrate party of one - August 14, 2015Aug 14, 2015 | 23:18The Current All the Single Ladies! 'Spinster' author says celebrate party of one - August 14, 2015 Audio
    The Current All the Single Ladies! 'Spinster' author says celebrate party of one - August 14, 2015 Aug 14, 2015 | 23:18"Spinster" author Kate Bolick says the narrative around being single must change because society still values traditional roles for women over their value as an individual person.
    The Current - Patient-funded clinical trials may do more harm than good - August 14, 2015Aug 14, 2015 | 19:49The Current Patient-funded clinical trials may do more harm than good - August 14, 2015 Audio
    The Current Patient-funded clinical trials may do more harm than good - August 14, 2015 Aug 14, 2015 | 19:49Critics argue that patient funded-clinical trials might be more harm than they're worth because they can skew the study design and conduct as well as being dangerous for the patient.
    The Current - Oath Keepers' presence in Ferguson raises concerns - August 13, 2015Aug 13, 2015 | 19:46The Current Oath Keepers' presence in Ferguson raises concerns - August 13, 2015 Audio
    The Current Oath Keepers' presence in Ferguson raises concerns - August 13, 2015 Aug 13, 2015 | 19:46The presence of the Oath Keepers in Ferguson is troubling because there is good evidence to suggest that these kinds of extreme right wing groups pose a significant, immediate threat.

    2 of 34