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The Debaters Is hand-made stuff the best made stuff? (Bare-knuckle round) Jun 24, 2012 | 1:45Graham Clark sure thinks so, but Cory Mack has had enough when it comes to crocheted nick nacks.
The Debaters - Which is the better measurement system: Imperial or Metric? (Bare-knuckle round)Jun 9, 2012 | 1:35The Debaters Which is the better measurement system: Imperial or Metric? (Bare-knuckle round) Audio
The Debaters Which is the better measurement system: Imperial or Metric? (Bare-knuckle round) Jun 9, 2012 | 1:35The Metric system. Has it turned out to be a good move for Canada or was the Imperial way better? Comic heavy weights John Wing and Jon Steinberg go toe to toe.
The Debaters - Would you rather shop for produce at a farmer's market or supermarket? (Bare-knuckle round)May 26, 2012 | 1:28The Debaters Would you rather shop for produce at a farmer's market or supermarket? (Bare-knuckle round) Audio
The Debaters Would you rather shop for produce at a farmer's market or supermarket? (Bare-knuckle round) May 26, 2012 | 1:28Comedians Darcy Michael & Terry McGurrin let fly with the facts and funny.
The Debaters - Are Canadians more polite than the British? (Bare-knuckle round)May 19, 2012 | 1:35The Debaters Are Canadians more polite than the British? (Bare-knuckle round) Audio
The Debaters Are Canadians more polite than the British? (Bare-knuckle round) May 19, 2012 | 1:35UK funny man Matt Kirshen thinks we are, but Canadian comic Charlie Demers says the Brits are way more polite.
The Debaters - Is live theatre still relevant? (Bare-Knuckle round)May 12, 2012 | 2:07The Debaters Is live theatre still relevant? (Bare-Knuckle round) Audio
The Debaters Is live theatre still relevant? (Bare-Knuckle round) May 12, 2012 | 2:07Pat Kelly and Pete Oldring of CBC Radio's This is That debate.
The Debaters - Are there too many museums? (Bare-knuckle round)May 5, 2012 | 1:28The Debaters Are there too many museums? (Bare-knuckle round) Audio
The Debaters Are there too many museums? (Bare-knuckle round) May 5, 2012 | 1:28Comics John Wing and Derek Seguin go toe to toe in a battle of laughs and logic.
The Debaters - Is it ever okay to imitate someone's accent? (Debate)Apr 28, 2012 | 2:26The Debaters Is it ever okay to imitate someone's accent? (Debate) Audio
The Debaters Is it ever okay to imitate someone's accent? (Debate) Apr 28, 2012 | 2:26Is it ever okay to imitate someone's accent? Charlie Demers and Howie Miller duke it out over this week's Debaters topic. Saturday at 1:00 pm on CBC Radio One.
The Debaters - Should the rodeo be banned? (Bare-knuckle round)Apr 21, 2012 | 2:02The Debaters Should the rodeo be banned? (Bare-knuckle round) Audio
The Debaters Should the rodeo be banned? (Bare-knuckle round) Apr 21, 2012 | 2:02This week on the Debaters, we put that very question to comedians Graham Clark and Neil Grahn in front of a Calgary audience. And your host Steve Patterson tries to keep things fair.
The Debaters - Should Alberta only have one NHL team? (Bare-knuckle round)Apr 7, 2012 | 1:56The Debaters Should Alberta only have one NHL team? (Bare-knuckle round) Audio
The Debaters Should Alberta only have one NHL team? (Bare-knuckle round) Apr 7, 2012 | 1:56Francophone favourite Derek Seguin sure thinks so, whereas Alberta boy Paul Myrehaug defends having two franchises
The Debaters - In the internet age do we still need libraries? (Bare-knuckle round)Mar 29, 2012 | 1:04The Debaters In the internet age do we still need libraries? (Bare-knuckle round) Audio
The Debaters In the internet age do we still need libraries? (Bare-knuckle round) Mar 29, 2012 | 1:04Ron Sparks and Alan Park debate libraries. In the age of the internet and e-books do we still need libraries?
The Debaters - Sexist "Mad Men" of the 50s and 60s (Bare-knuckle round)Mar 22, 2012 | 1:34The Debaters Sexist "Mad Men" of the 50s and 60s (Bare-knuckle round) Audio
The Debaters Sexist "Mad Men" of the 50s and 60s (Bare-knuckle round) Mar 22, 2012 | 1:34Derek Sequin and Nile Seguin debate the good, the bad, and the just plain sexist Mad Men.
The Debaters - Taxes (Bare-knuckle round)Mar 8, 2012 | 1:25The Debaters Taxes (Bare-knuckle round) Audio
The Debaters Taxes (Bare-knuckle round) Mar 8, 2012 | 1:25Comedians Glen Foster and Charlie Demers debate.
The Debaters - Are the Muppets good role models? (Bare-knuckle round)Mar 3, 2012 | 1:34The Debaters Are the Muppets good role models? (Bare-knuckle round) Audio
The Debaters Are the Muppets good role models? (Bare-knuckle round) Mar 3, 2012 | 1:34David Pryde and Jon Steinberg take on this hilarious debate.
The Debaters - Is menopause harder on men or women? (Bare-knuckle round)Feb 24, 2012 | 0:52The Debaters Is menopause harder on men or women? (Bare-knuckle round) Audio
The Debaters Is menopause harder on men or women? (Bare-knuckle round) Feb 24, 2012 | 0:52Comedians John Wing and Deb Kimmet take on the debate.
The Debaters - War of 1812 (Firing Line)Feb 16, 2012 | 1:42The Debaters War of 1812 (Firing Line) Audio
The Debaters War of 1812 (Firing Line) Feb 16, 2012 | 1:42Darryl Lenox, an American comic with a sweet spot for Canada takes on Don Kelly…a Native Canadian in a debate about the War of 1812.

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