Tonight Ryan Belleville, Nathan Macintosh and Cathy Jones. With appearances by Derek Edwards, Nathan Macintosh, Darryl Orr, Greg Proops, Doug Mutai, Keith Pedro, Pete Zedlacher, Steph Tolev and Andrew Evans.
Coal Valley's widows, facing eviction from their homes, strike a deal with mine boss Henry Gowen, which leads them into the mines. Lead by Abigail Stanton and Cat Montgomery, the women work to win the rights to their homes.
The DebatersIs fidelity unnatural? | Are garage and yard sales a total waste of time? (Debates)Dec 6, 2011 | 22:26Cheating. Is fidelity un-natural? Pete Johansson and Charlie Demers wrestle with fidelity. Also on the show, we're talking garage and yard sales as comic Morgan Brayton kicks Graham Chittenden's argument to the curb as she tries to prove that these week-end retail rituals are good for the community.
The DebatersWhich is the superior beverage: Tea or Coffee? | Are there too many TV channels? (Debates)Nov 29, 2011 | 22:26Sean Cullen and Pete Johannson don't hesitate to espresso themselves. Then Derek Edwards and Nathan Macintosh tackle the question whether there too many TV channels to choose from?
The DebatersWhich is the superior language: French or English? | Should we tax motorists to pay for public transit? (Debates)May 7, 2011 | 22:28Francophone funnyman Derek Seguin insists that the language of love is English whereas Anglo comic Charlie Demers says, non le Francais est superior!
The DebatersWho is the better CBC role model: Cherry or Suzuki | Should you watch CBC News or Sports? (75th Anniversary debates)Nov 2, 2011 | 22:26The Debaters celebrates 75 years of CBC by debating its icons. First Rebecca Kohler and Dave Hemstad duke it out in the News versus Sports Debate. Then Charlie Demers and Sean Cullen argue over who's the better CBC icon, David Suzuki or Don Cherry.
The DebatersIs camping good for the soul? | Is 3D better then 2D? (Debates)Nov 22, 2011 | 22:26Comedians Graham Clark and Ron Sparks do battle on the topic of 3D, to determine if 3D really is 4U. Then funny gal Deb Kimmett and gravel-voiced comic Mike Wilmot square off on whether that quintessential Canadian pastime, camping, is good for the soul.
The DebatersIs fast food evil food? | Behind every great woman is an even greater man? (Debates)Oct 4, 2011 | 22:26You know the saying: behind every great man there's a great woman. Well The Debaters turns that old adage on its head and asserts: behind every great woman is an even greater man. Also is fast food evil food??
The DebatersIs it natural for an older man to be with a much younger woman? | Is Soccer the most "Beautiful Game?" (Debates)Nov 8, 2011 | 22:26This week on The Debaters we're talking trophy wives and cradle robbers. Then, they call soccer The Beautiful Game. But is it really so lovely?
The DebatersAre your true golden years your 20s? | Which is the superior way to wash: Shower or Bath? (Debates)Apr 29, 2011 | 22:22The Golden Years. Are they really your best years? Comedy veteran John Wing says, not on your life. He tries to convince youngster Nathan Macintosh that he’d better live it up while he’s young - life does not start after 50.
The DebatersAre plastic bags the worst invention of all time? | Who is the superior superhero: Batman or Spiderman? (Debates)May 31, 2011 | 22:26Graham Clark and Glen Foster go toe to toe on the topic of the plastic bag and whether this environmental scourge is the worst invention of all time.
The DebatersShould men be in the delivery room? | Should we bring back hitchhiking? (Debates)Jun 3, 2011 | 22:35Mike Wilmot is out to prove to author and comedienne Kate Davis (The Breastfeeding Diaries) that men have no place in the hospital delivery room.
The DebatersIs it acceptable to break up by Phone or Online? | Which was the greater empire: Rome or America (Debates)Oct 25, 2011 | 22:26Breaking up is hard to do. Be it resolved that ending a relationship online or on the phone is perfectly acceptable. Which was the greater Empire, America or Rome?
The DebatersIs texting an advance in communication? | Are drug companies bad for us? (Debates)Jun 28, 2011 | 22:32Are drug companies bad for us? Alan Park argues that they’re bad medicine while comedian and pharmacy owner, Paul Bae says drug companies are great, when used as directed.
The DebatersDo social networks commit more harm than good? | Should we bring back extinct animals? (Debates)Jul 2, 2011 | 22:23Do social networks do more harm than good? And, would the reality of bringing back extinct animals be as cool as it sounds?
The DebatersIs China’s rise to superpower status a positive thing? | Should we scrap the Pride Parade? (Debates)Jun 7, 2011 | 22:29With China’s fortunes and prosperity on the rise, The Debaters asks the question, is China’s superpower status good for all?